Derry City & Strabane - Environmental Health
Health & Community Wellbeing




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Responsible Dog Ownership


As a dog owner, you are responsible for:

 🐶 Ensuring your dog is licensed

 🐶 Cleaning up after your dog – “Bag it, Bin it”

 🐶 Keeping your dog under control

 🐶 Micro chipping your dog

 🐶 Considering if you should neuter you dog

Click HERE to view our leaflet on Responsible Dog Ownership



Welfare of dogs or other pets

If you feel that a dog or any other domestic animal is not being looked after properly or is being abused or neglected you can report the matter directly to the Councils Animal Welfare Department on 02882 256226. If your call is outside of normal working hours it will be redirected to the appropriate Welfare Officer on call.


Dog Control Team
 📞 02871 253 253