The Animal Control Officer is appointed to enforce the Animal Control By-Law.

Within the communities of the R.M. of Oakview, animals are not permitted to

                      • Run at large
                      • Unduly disturb the quiet
                      • Defecate on private or public property
                      • Cause damage to any property or persons

All cats and dogs must have a current rabies vaccination. The Animal Control Officer may at any time request that an owner provide proof that the owner’s dog or cat has a current rabies vaccination status.

Residents are allowed to have only two dogs over the age of three months and three cats over the age of three months.



If you have a complaint or concern regarding animals within the communities of Rapid City, Oak River, Cardale and Basswood, please contact Robert Turnbull directly.

Animal Control Officer

Robert Turnbull