Dog Warden Services

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The Council's Dog Warden carries out both enforcement and educational work, including:

  • Collecting reported stray dogs, and trying to reunite them with their owners.
  • Dealing with dog barking/nuisance complaints.
  • Giving advice on dog attacks – please ensure any dog attacks are reported to the police.
  • Giving advice on dog welfare issues – any serious animal cruelty or welfare concerns should be reported to the RSPCA on 0300 1234 555
  • Education and the promotion of responsible dog ownership.

Related Publications

Constant Barking Can Be Avoided - advice leaflet for dog owners by DEFRA

The government has useful information available on their website at the following link:- ​