Stray Animals Act, RSA 2000, c S-20 »

The Stray Animals Act provides for the liability of livestock owners for damages and other costs associated with trespassing livestock. The Act also regulates the capture, impoundment, and sale of trespassing livestock, as well as the capture and killing of…

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Service Dogs Act, SA 2007, c S-7.5 »

Subject to prescribed limits, the Service Dogs Act prohibits the denial of any accommodation,  services or facilities to any persons customarily accompanied by a service dog. Associated Regulations: Service Dogs Qualifications Regulation, Alta Reg 197/2008

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Public Health Act, RSA 2000, c P-37 »

The Public Health Act aims to prevent and to protect against threats to public health and safety, establishing the responsibility of individuals, corporations, and government to act in the interest of public health and safety. In relation to animals, the…

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Municipal Government Act, RSA 2000, c M-26 »

The Municipal Act governs the existence and actions of all municipalities within Alberta. In relation to animals, the Act grants municipalities broad authority to enact by-laws respecting wild and domestic animals and activities in relation to them.

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Meat Inspection Act, RSA 2000, c M-9 »

The Meat Inspection Act provides for the inspection of animals and meat in slaughter houses and mobile butcher facilities. Specifically, the Act stipulates the licensing requirement for slaughter and meat processing, as well as authorizes the appointment of inspectors, and…

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Livestock Industry Diversification Act, RSA 2000, c L-17 »

The Livestock Industry Diversification Act regulates the operation of domestic cervid production farms through the issuing and revocation of licences. Specifically, the Act regulates game animal purchase, import, possession, farm operations, slaughter and sale, as well as provides the powers…

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Fur Farms Regulations, Alta Reg 299/1996 »

The Fur Farms Regulations prescribe animals as fur-bearing animals for the purposes of the Act, as well as provide forms for licensing applications and fur farm export permits. The enabling statute for these Regulations is the Fur Farms Act, RSA 2000,…

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