Owning a pet is a happy experience, but before owning a dog there are a lot of responsibilities to consider.
Before you own
All animals need attention, interaction, and room to roam. Recognize the impact of bringing a dog into your home.
Once you own
All animals require full time care and attention. Learn how to best support your dog to have a happy and fulfilled life.
Concerned about a dog?
If you are concerned about a dog, report an issue online.
Animal Services staff will be able to help you with such concerns as:
- Attacking or aggressive dogs
- Barking dogs
- Neglected or stray dogs
- Injured dogs
- Unlicensed dogs
- Dogs tied up outside a business
- Dogs on a beach
- A dog attack in the past
- Dogs off-leash outside of an off-leash area
Contact Animal Services
1280 Raymur Ave
Vancouver, BC V6A 3L8