License up to 3 dogs
Posted on Saturday, October 09, 2021 12:07 PM
Our Responsible Dog Ownership Bylaw allows dog owners in the Central Okanagan to license up to three dogs in any Central Okanagan home. Of course, all dogs must be licensed each year in the region.
Having a current license for your pets helps ensure a quick return should your dog get away and also provides some additional benefits, special discounts and services through the My Dog Matters rewards program!
Dog owners are encouraged to familiarize themselves with other helpful aspects...
Most popular dog names
Posted on Friday, October 01, 2021 02:02 PM
Seems that Central Okanagan dog owners are aligned with others around the world when it comes to naming their pets.
Our most recent survey of licensed dogs in the Central Okanagan found Bella and Charlie as the top two names for pooches!
That's similar to findings from a global survey of most popular dog names.
Trepanier Creek Greenway trail closure
Posted on Friday, October 01, 2021 12:26 PM
A section of Trepanier Creek Greenway Regional Park is closed until the end of October.
The recreational trail closure is approximately 500 metres upstream from the Clements Road trailhead next to Peachland Elementary school and three kilometres downstream from the Trepanier Road trailhead near Highway 97-C.
The closure is required for watermain construction as part of the new Peachland Water Treatment plant project.
Until the work is completed, visitors will have an out and back...
Posted on Saturday, September 25, 2021 09:48 AM
It happens. Sometimes our dog-friends can't help themselves and accidentally escape from our homes or yards.
A license on your dog collar or harness is required for all dogs in the Central Okanagan under the Responsible Dog Ownership Bylaw to help speed and reunite dog owners with their pets.
If you've lost or found a dog - please contact RDCO Dog Control staff at our Regional pound at 890 Weddell Place in Kelowna (between Richter Street and Gordon Drive) - a license will help get everyone...
Household bulky item collection extended for North Westside
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 11:51 AM
North Westside Road residents within the Central Okanagan will have a longer window of opportunity to dispose of unwanted bulky items this fall.
The Bulky Item collection event is held twice a year, once in spring and again in fall, at the North Westside Road transfer station on Sugar Loaf Mountain Forest Service Road. This falls collection event has been extended an extra week to help residents in recovery mode after the White rock lake Wildfire.
- Wednesday, October 6 through...