Animal Services

Visit By-Law Norfolk County’s Animal Control By-Law.

Who do you call if you have concerns about animal welfare or interactions with animals?
PAWS  (Provincial Animal Welfare Services)

1-833-9-ANIMAL   (1-833-926-4625)

Call the PAWS number if you believe an animal is in distress or is being neglected.

This includes animals that are generally in a home, on a farm, kept in a commercial business such as a kennel or pet store, or any domestic pet if you suspect:

  • they are injured, in pain, sick, suffering or
  • they lack proper care including inadequate water, food, shelter, medical attention, care, space to move, etc.