Municipal Animal Services

Record #: SHA1557
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 05 Sep 2023


Description (Service) Pound for stray dogs and cats.
  • Dogs and cats quarantined as a result of bites or infectious diseases (as per a directive from Police or Health Unit)
  • Stray animals are held for 5 business days (not including day of intake) for the owners to claim them. After the holding period they become the property of the Municipal Animal Services.
  • The Municipal Animal Services' goal is to place all unclaimed animal into a new adoptive home.

Service Details

Public Comments Municipal Animal Service building 2363 Theatre Rd, Cobourg under renovation until mid-Fall. 
Services available at 371 Ward St, Port Hope temporarily.
Hours Mon-Sun 11 am-4 pm
Areas Served Alderville First Nation ; Alnwick/Haldimand ; Cobourg ; Cramahe ; Hamilton Township ; Port Hope (Municipality of) ; Alderville First Nation - Dog pick up only ; Cramahe - Dogs pick up only
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Walk in for adoption
Languages English
Fees Service

Address and Location

Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
2363 Theatre Rd S
Cobourg, ON
Canada K9A 4W5
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Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-885-7808
Toll Free Phone 9058857808
Crisis Phone 905-885-8092, Emergencies
Fax 905-885-8027
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Primary Contact Henny Venus, Executive Director; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Township of Hamilton; PO Box 1060 
Cobourg, ON 
Canada K9A 4W5

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