Animal or wildlife concern, coyote sighting

Dogs and pets

In most areas, dogs must be kept on a leash and under control. Guelph has some designated off-leash areas, and all dogs must be licensed.Contact the Guelph Humane Society at 519-824-3091 or use the map app to:

Report a pet waste problem

Report a coyote sighting

Coyotes are usually wary of humans and avoid people whenever possible. They are wild animals and should not be approached.

Learn more about coyotes in Guelph and get more coyote safety tips

Learn about all kinds of urban wildlife in Guelph

Poultry, exotic and non-domestic animals

The Animal Control Bylaw applies to keeping chickens/poultry, ducks, geese, pigeons, snakes, monkeys, raccoons, and other animals.

View a list of Guelph bylaws pertaining to animals