You can use the form below to report non-urgent animal bylaw complaints within the City of Lethbridge. All information submitted is used for the purpose of a bylaw investigation and possible future prosecution of an offence. Your information is collected under the authority of section 33 of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Community Animal Services does not respond to anonymous complaints; however personal information is collected in confidence and is not shared with other parties unless where required by law. It is an offence to provide false, or misleading information. All animal bylaw complaints are prioritized and assigned to the next available enforcement officer. It may take up to 72 hours for an initial response to a nuisance or a non-urgent complaint.
If your complaint is urgent, or an emergency, including the following
Active dog attack or bite.
Injured domestic animal in a public place.
Stray dog running at large or confined.
please call the complaint line at 403-320-4099 (option 1)
To report concerns of animal welfare, including neglect and abuse, please call the Alberta SPCA at 1-800-455-9003.
Information on how to deal with animal problems in your community here.
Request for intake of a found stray cat here.