Pound Hours

​​The dog pound is located in Ridgway Street. It is open between 12.00pm to 1.30pm weekdays or by prior arrangement.

The services provided include​

  • Dog registration in accordance with the Dog Control Act 1996
  • Information and advice, including school visits, particularly relating to housing and welfare of animals
  • Response to requests for service and after hours responses
  • Impounding in accordance with the Impounding Act 1955 and Dog Control Act 1996
  • Provision and maintenance of our pound
  • Patrols of suburban streets to monitor roaming dogs  
  • 22 signed exercise areas with serviced ‘doggy poo’ bins
  • Follow up on dog attacks and obtaining the correct outcomes for public safety
  • Prosecution of offenders​
Page reviewed: 08 Sep 2015 5:20pm