Description (Service) Services:
  • Handles complaints regarding dogs
  • Concerned with animal welfare, animal adoptions and strays
  • Issues dog licenses
  • Offers presentations to schools on proper animal care and what to do in the case of an aggressive animal
  • Offers a Violence Prevention Program with Green Haven Shelter where the animal shelter will take the victims animals free of charge until they are able to get back on their feet again for a maximum of 2 weeks
  • Offers guest speakers, presentations, tours and a Bite Free seminar
  • Is the primary enforcement agency for by-law violations related to dogs
Accepts donations:
  • pet food
  • sheets/blankets/towels (for animals)
  • stainless steel cake pans/dishes (for feeders)
  • kitty litter
  • Javex

Service Details

Hours Mon-Sat 11 am-5 pm, Sun 11 am-2 pm
Areas Served Gravenhurst ; Orillia ; Severn
Boundaries Stray dog pick up covers Orillia, Severn and Gravenhurst 
Oro-Medonte and Ramara provide their own animal control
Eligibility No restrictions

Residency Requirements: Stray dog pick up covers Orillia, Severn and Gravenhurst

Oro-Medonte and Ramara provide their own animal control
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Licence for dogs for Orillia; Call for fees

Address and Location

Site Location Top of West St just before bridge on left hand side
Located In Community Orillia
Address & Map
467 West St N
Orillia, ON
Canada L3V 5G1
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Intersection Skyline Dr and West St N
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Ramp to wide entrance door but no accessible buttons

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-325-1304
Toll Free Phone 1-833-926-4625, 1-833-9ANIMAL - To report animal cruelty - Government of Ontario's Provincial Animal Welfare Services
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Primary Contact Carol Beard, Branch Manager
Mailing Address 467 West St N 
Orillia, ON 
Canada L3V 5G1

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