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Animal Control Bylaw

The following information comes from the new animal control bylaw:

  1. The Council deems it advisable, necessary, expedient and in the best interest of Pauquachin First Nation and all Owners and occupiers of the Pauquachin Lands, to establish a Bylaw concerning the control of Dogs and Animals and to provide for the health and safety of all residents on Pauquachin Lands.
  2. The Council has deemed it necessary to regulate the care and control of Dogs and Animals, to prevent nuisance and trespass by Dogs and Animals on Pauquachin Lands.
  3. The Council has authority to regulate the care and control of Dogs and Animals, and provide for the health and safety of all residents on Pauquachin Lands pursuant to section 81 of the Indian Act (Canada).
  4. The Council is of the opinion that the uncontrolled ownership and running at large of Dogs and Animals may be detrimental to the health and safety and a nuisance to the residents on Pauquachin Lands.
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