Dog welfare

If you have concerns regarding the welfare of a dog, please report to the RSPCA in the first instance. Call to report cruelty, neglect or animal in distress on 0300 1234 999.

You can contact the dog warden regarding your concerns but, please be aware there are limits to what actions we can take.

Dog Warden Enquiry Form

Microchipping

By law, all dog owners must ensure that:

  • Their dog is microchipped and their details are kept up to date. Failing to comply could see a fine of up to £500.
  • Their dog wears a collar and tag, with their owner’s name, address and telephone number on it.

Visit the government website for further information on microchipping.

If you want to use our free microchipping service please complete our online form. Dog Warden Enquiry Form

The dog warden will review your request and will get in contact with you within five working days.

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