Animal and pest control

  • Animal health and welfarehere is a wide range of legislation in the UK designed to protect the health and welfare of both domesticated and wild animals.
  • Dog collectionStray dogs are collected and, where possible, returned to their homes on the first occasion they are caught.
  • Rats and MiceInformation on how to deal with a mice or rat problem, with the option of reporting the issue to the Environmental Health Team.
  • Keeping chickens and poultryKeeping a few chickens or ducks in your back garden for free, fresh eggs is an increasingly popular hobby
  • Be nice to beesBees are not a protected species - they are vital to our biodiversity and ultimately our ability to produce food, so colonies should only be destroyed in the most extreme cases