Dog Legislation Council of Canada

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All provinces within Canada are subject to the Animal Pedigree Act of Canada


Animal Pedigree Act

Provincial Laws

Animal Cruelty Prevention Act

Municipal Laws

This is a list of just a few municipal laws in Nova Scotia, if you have any direct links to other cities and towns in NS, please email the link to our webmistress

Breed Specific Township By-Laws

Municipality of Guysborough
DLCC Note - Guysborough has lost a court ruling and their BSL is unconstitutional. They have yet to change the community by-law

Non-Breed Specific Township By-Laws

Halifax Regional Municipality