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Pet adoptions: Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) now manages pet adoptions for The City of Calgary. Adoptable pets can be found at aarcs.ca

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Animal Services

Animal Services

​Supporting responsible pet ownership in Calgary​

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We provide value to you through these services:

  • reunite lost cats and dogs with their owners.
  • licence cats and dogs residing in Calgary.
  • enforce the Responsible Pet Ownership Bylaw (23M2006).
  • investigate complaints regarding animals.
  • help neighbours resolve animal-related issues.
  • shelter and care for impounded pets in our vet-run facility.
  • provide adoption services, finding new homes for cats and dogs.
  • operate a No Cost Spay/Neuter program through the Fair Entry program.
 
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Responsible pet ownership

​Pets and owners, living in harmony

Impounded cats and dogs

Cats and dogs currently impounded at the Animal Services Centre​

Lost cats and dogs

​Missing your pet? Found a lost pet? We want to get all animals home

Adopt a cat or dog

Interested in adopting a pet? Learn about our process

Programs and volunteering

​Investing in the community

Contact us

​Questions or concerns? Give us a call or come down and visit

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Other Resources


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Calgary Humane Society

​Animal welfare concern? Please contact the Calgary Humane Society.

Academy of Veterinary Medicine

​Looking for a vet? Please contact the Calary Academy of Veterinary Medicine.

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Help us reunite impounded pets with their owners in our Animal Services Facebook Group.

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