View statistics regarding animal-related service requests, complaints, enforcement and investigations, including:

  • noise complaints
  • dead or injured wildlife
  • lost or stray pets
  • dog bites
Mobile Response 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cadavers – Domestic 2,120 2,159 1,900 1,888 1,588
Cadavers – Wildlife 10,581 15,784 13,358 14,099 15,464
Injured – Domestic 1,691 1,436 1,203 1,159 989
Injured – Wildlife  5,210  12,840  10,118 8,169 11,870
Owner Surrender (relinquish by owner) 55 41 41 41 27
Protective Custody 350 352 377 397 351
Rabies Suspect 50 40 32 42 22
Stray – At Large 1,385 1,556 1,293 1,407 1,344
Stray Confined Animal 1,807 1,764 1,605 1,519 1,565
Coyote Response 11 118 100
Total 23,249 35,972 33,997 35,845 33,320
Enforcement 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Attack – Dog to Human (New March/17) 154 173
Attack – Dog to Animal (New March/17) 105 162
Bites – Dog to Human 649 754 678 694 669
Bites – Dog to Animal 236 295 325 269 257
Animal Care 846 804 966 963 915
Dog at Large (owner known) 604 616 570 480 460
Dog Owner Liability Act (attack, menace – pre March 2017) 514 431 529 177
Excrement/Unsanitary 939 998 926 811 630
Extreme Weather (New March/17) 60 127
Hen Pilot 1
Licence 421 541 634 556 369
Pro-Active Licence Follow Ups* 4,059 7,008 3,478
Fail to Muzzle 22 27 46 46 38
Menace (New March 2017) 317 414
Microchip 1 6 14 7 4
Leash 436 531 603 555 561
Noise 1,834 2,267 2,004 2,028 1,824
Nuisance cat 142 150 102 125 77
Pet Shop Inspections 10 10 6 4 7
Pigeons 26 19 34 20 16
Pit Bull 113 107 122 103 76
Prohibited Animal 133 106 130 94 111
Shelter/Enclosure (for dogs) 281 390 330 246 264
Tether 24 13 11 24 9
Tethered longer than 1 hour (New March/17) 16 15
Too Many Animals 178 174 195 195 146
Walk too many dogs (New March/17) 4 6
Other 22 2 19 2 6
Total 7,431 8,241 8,244 8,056  10,815

 

*September 2016: Dedicated initiative for expired pet licences.