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Pound Keepers


The Pound Keeper can impound any horse, bull, ox, cow, sheep, goat, pig or other cattle, geese or other poultry, for running at large or for trespassing and doing damage.

Terms of reference

The Pounds Act, 1990, contains more information regarding Pound Keepers


  • Appointment runs for the same term as Council.
  • Council appoints two community members.

Frequency of meetings

Not applicable


$87.73 per call (2021) rate + mileage.

Staff contact

Duncan Anderson, Manager, Municipal Law Enforcement 
905-623-3379 ext. 2110

If you are a resident who requires the services of the Pound Keeper, contact 905-623-3379 ext. 2105.


Not applicable


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