All dogs over six months of age must be licensed and leashed; animal nuisance ordinances are enforced. Dogs are not allowed to run at large at any time. Dogs are not allowed off the owners premises unless properly leashed. Dog owners are required to clean up after their pets. Frequent loud barking, howling, or yelping is prohibited. Annual licenses cost $10 and may be obtained at the North Branch Police Department. To report dog issues, call Chisago County Dispatch at 651-257-4100.