Animal Control

A black bear wandering around a suburban Prince George neighbourhood in broad daylight.

Dog licensing

A dog licence is a pet's best bet for a safe return if they escape or become lost. You can buy a licence at the City Hall Service Centre, the local SPCA or pound, and at most pet stores in Prince George.

Does your dog already have a licence in need of renewal?

Renew your dog's licence online

Licence rates

Spayed/Neutered dog$36.00
Unspayed/Unneutered dog$81.00
Service dogFree
Foster dog (registered to and owned by a humane society)Free
Replacement dog tag$7.00
Dog tag transfer to a new dog$7.00

Lost, found, or stolen pets

Report lost, found, or stolen pets to Animal Control at 250-561-7622. Animal Control Officers make every reasonable effort to return licensed dogs to their rightful owners. A first offence is not usually penalized.  

All unlicensed dogs are kept in the animal pound. Impounded licensed and unlicensed animals may be adopted after 72 hours. Unlicensed dogs are turned over to the BC SPCA North Cariboo Branch after 72 hours where they may be adopted or transferred to other SPCA branches throughout the province.

SPCA/City of Prince George Animal Pound
4011 Lansdowne Road, BC V2N 2R5

Phone: 250-562-5511

  • Tuesday to Saturday: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Animal reports