Pets & Animals

"DIVERSITY IN ABUNDANCE"

Dogs

Dog FAQ’s

Does my dog have to be on a lead in public areas? In most cases your dog MUST be on a lead and under effective control when in a public

Dogs

Dangerous dog and dog attacks

What should I do if a dog attack occurs? If a dog attacks, harasses or menaces a person or other animal please contact Council immediately on 6443 8333 or the

Dogs

Stray Dogs

If your dog has wandered away from home and has been collected by Council, then it will be returned provided it is currently registered, the owner is contactable, or someone

Dogs

Exercise Beaches and prohibited areas

Exercise Beaches Council has several off lead dog beaches throughout the municipality to enable dogs to be exercised all year around off lead. However, your dog must still be in

Dogs

Dog Owner Responsibilities

Dog Control Act As the owner or person in charge of a dog, you have certain responsibilities and legal requirements under the Dog Control Act 2000. The following outlines the

Dogs

Dog Registration

Lifetime registration for dogs Waratah-Wynyard Council has lifetime dog tags that include your dog’s tag number and information engraved on one side. The easiest way to register your dog for

Pets & Animals

Poultry & Livestock

Responsible ownership The Waratah-Wynyard Council currently has no By-Laws prohibiting farm animal ownership. All responsible owners should ensure that their animals do not cause a nuisance to their neighbours. If

Pets & Animals

Cats

Cat management Council encourages responsible cat ownership as cats are wonderful companions. If you are considering owning a cat, be aware that they are natural hunters and can kill birds,

Pets & Animals

Dogs

Dog Registration Lifetime registration for dogs Waratah-Wynyard Council has lifetime dog tags that include your dog’s tag number and information engraved on … Dog Owner Responsibilities Dog Control Act As