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Report a Lost, Stray or Stolen Dog


*******  Public Notice *********

 The Dog Pound is now under the management

of Pet FBI Rescue


Reporting a lost/stray dog 

🐶 To report a lost or stray dog, contact  our dog wardens on ☎️ 028 71253253 | 📧  [email protected]

We can arrange to collect stray dogs or check to see if lost dogs have been picked up by our wardens and taken to Pet FBI Rescue (formerly Council Dog Shelter) at Unit 7a, Pennyburn Industrial Estate, Derry, BT48 0LU


If you are collecting a lost or stray dog, please contact Pet FBI in advance 

☎️ 07512280760 ( phone line open 10am - 8pm) |📧  [email protected] or through Facebook.

Please bring photographic ID, your dog's licence number and the release fee.


Normal Opening Times:

Mon - Fri  10am - 11am & 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Saturday 11am - 12pm

Kennelling charges for a stray dog is £16.00 for the first day and £8.50 per day thereafter.

Please contact  Pet FBI if you are interested in rehoming an unclaimed stray dog.  It should be noted that Pet FBI may not be present during the listed opening times if there are no dogs in the kennels. Due to Covid restrictions, access to the building is strictly by appointment only and mask are to be worn. 


Unwanted dogs: Please note that Council no longer accepts unwanted dogs.  If you have a dog that needs rehomed, we recommend that you contact one of our two local animal rehoming charities: Pet FBI (Tel: 07512 280760) or Rainbow Rehoming Centre for Rescue Cats and Dogs (Tel: 028 71 812882).



 Dog Control

 📞 02871 253 253

  ​📧 [email protected]