City of St. Paul Park 

on the Mississippi

Information for Dog Owners

Is a license required? Yes a license is required and is renewed annually.

Is there a limit to the number of animals I may own? Yes, no more than three (3) pets are allowed per residence.

Does the City of a dog park?  Not at this time.  However; dogs are allowed in the parks when under the control of their owner.  Owners are responsible for the removal of dog excrement. 

Where are impounded dogs taken?  Impounded dogs are taken to South Saint Paul Animal Hospital, 501 N Concord Street, South Saint Paul.

How can I be a good neighbor?  Barking dogs is one of the biggest complaints.  A barking dog is any dog that barks, bays, cries, howls or makes any other noise continuously or incessantly for a period of ten (10) minutes or barks intermittently for 30 minutes or more.  The second biggest complaint is dog excrement. Owners are responsible for the removal of dog excrement on public and private property not owned by the dog's owner.

For the complete ordinance regarding Animals (Section 10)--Click here. 

City of St. Paul Park, 600 Portland Avenue, St. Paul Park MN 55071