Report a dog bite

Last updated February 22, 2024

Have you been bitten by a dog? Has your dog bitten someone or a pet? Here is how to report it.

In the event of a dog bite, you are required to contact the police department (SPVM).

The victim of a dog bite must also consult a physician or contact the Info-santé hotline (811), regardless of how serious the bite is.

The owner of the dog must:

  • advise his or her borough within 72 hours;
  • keep the dog muzzled at all times when it is outdoors;
  • comply with all the specific guardianship conditions set out to ensure public safety.

Communication channels

By phone

Emergency services