Three Rivers District Council has adopted the powers given in the Animal Welfare Act 2006 which places a duty on animal owners/keepers to ensure the needs of their animals are met. This also includes individuals whose responsibility is temporary i.e. they look after an animal while the owner is away. More information about the Animal Welfare Act 2006 can be downloaded. Animal Welfare Act (doc).
Within the council, animal control is a high profile service, providing not only the control of stray dogs, but also many other aspects regarding Animal Welfare. You can report any animal welfare concerns online, by completing the report form below: