Stray dogs

Claiming a dog

All costs must be settled before the dog can be collected by its owner.

  • £102 - collection charge during normal office hours (8:30 am to 5pm Monday to Friday)  
  • £146 - collection charge outside office hours (5pm to 8:30 am Monday to Friday and weekends)  

Upon collection of your dog, you may also be asked to pay for any other applicable fees for example kennelling, administrative or delivery costs.

Stray dog fees payment

You will have to provide identification and reasonable proof of ownership of the dog before the dog is released to you.

Get in touch about environmental health

The quickest way to contact us is by using our online forms which are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you need to speak to us give us a call during office hours and talk to our Customer Services team who will be happy to help.