When there is a threat to public safety and animals contact us on 03 941 8999 or 0800 800 169.

Animal Management respond immediately to: 

  • Dog attacks or biting.
  • Dog at large and rushing at people.
  • Dog distressed and in immediate danger.
  • Dog or poultry found wandering that you have secured for an Animal Management officer to collect.
  • Found domesticated or farmed stock wandering on the road or secured that needs to be removed.

If you are unsure please contact us and we'll help you work out what to do.

The online report a problem with a dog or stock form is currently unavailable. It will be back online soon but if you want to report a problem now please call 03 941 8999 or 0800 800 169.