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Animals at Scout Properties and Activities Standards

Introduction

The safety of our members is our first priority.

 

Our Standards

  1. Service animals[1] are permitted at Scouts Canada adventures and Scouts Canada property, subject to the Accessible Customer Service Policy and Procedure.
  2. Group Commissioners may approve working animals[2] at Scouts Canada adventures and Scouts Canada property, subject to the presentation of a risk management plan.
  3. Pets are not permitted at Scouts Canada adventures and Scouts Canada property.

[1] See Accessible Customer Service Policy definition.
[2] Working animals include police canine dogs brought for demonstration purposes during an activity.

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