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Council’s Animal Control Unit works under the Dog Control Act 1996, the Rotorua Lakes Council Dog Control By-law 2005 and the Impounding Act 1955.
The Animal Control Unit operates every day. Most staff time is spent on dog control issues such as barking, roaming, and attacks on people, other dogs or stock. The unit also manages dog registration.
Dogs are not allowed in the central business district (CBD) - for a list of where you can walk your dog click HERE
Staff are on call 24 hours to deal with dog attacks, stock wandering on public roads and collection of trapped or secured wandering dogs. HoursOffice: Monday to Friday8am - 4.30pmPound: Monday to Friday2pm - 4:30pm
Find out where the dog exercise areas are in the Rotorua District area.
Dog registration, Microchipping, Lost Tags, Selected dog ownership, Kennel licence, Rebates
Dog safety tips for owners and children
Dogs Online is the Rotorua Lakes Council website for dog registrations and updating dog owner
Adopt a dog from homelesshounds.co.nz
General rules for keeping poultry in the Rotorua district.
Menacing Dogs and American Pitbull Terrier Information