Animal Control

All dogs within the LUD of Plum Coulee and the LUD of Gretna require a license. Dog licenses are due January 31 and need to be renewed annually. Cost is $12 for spayed or neutered and $24 for those that aren't. Licenses are available at the Altona or Plum Coulee offices.  The license must be renewed as of January 31st of each year.

License fees are as follows as outlined in the By-Law:

License applications received between January 1st and February 28th of each year:

When you come in for your license(s) we require a document of proof of rabies shots and of the dog(s) having been spayed or neutered.
Running at Large
If required to do so, the Animal Control Officer will seize and impound the dog. Fines are stated in the applicable area by-laws. 
Please note: all dogs over the age of 6 months must be obtain a license for the dog annually with the Municipality.
Animal Control Officer
If you have concerns regarding stray dogs or are looking for your own please contact the following:
Animal Control Officer Bill Peters at (204) 327-5587 or (204) 304-9500 (to report a stray) or the administration office (to locate your own pet) at (204) 324-5357.
For more information on Licensing or to obtain copies of our Animal Control By-Laws please visit or call our office at 72-2nd Street NE, Altona, MB.
Rhineland Animal Control By-Law 
Plum Coulee Animal Control By-Law
Gretna Animal Control By-Law