Animal welfare and enforcement

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Please read our information on how we are supporting residents and businesses, as well as information on affected services.

In this section

Dog welfare, stray dogs, dog fouling, ID tags and microchipping. Also links to animal licences and farm animal health.

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Dogs on beaches

Dogs are restricted on some of our beaches. Check out when and where you can take your dog to the beach

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Farm animal welfare

Our Trading Standards Animal Health team deal with farm animal welfare, disease control, identification and movement

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Animal licences

Licences for dog breeding, animal boarding, pet shop, dangerous animals, riding establishments and zoos.

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