Dogs and Animal Welfare
Newry, Mourne and Down District Council takes the welfare of animals very seriously and is responsible for implementing legislation and licensing relating to elements of dog control and animal welfare.
Animal Welfare Contact Details
Telephone: 028 3751 5800
Dog Control Contact Details
Telephone: 0330 137 4024
Please note that our Dog Control Service operates from 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday.
An emergency out of hours Dog Control service operates from:
- Monday – Friday 5pm – 9pm
- Saturday & Sunday from 9am – 5pm
- Public Holidays from 9am – 5pm
This service is for emergency calls only e.g. serious dog attack, aggressive stray dog posing risk to the public.
Out of Hours Dog Control contact number – 0739 186 1646