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For pet owners

There can be much joy in owning a pet but along with this is the responsibility of caring and looking after your pet.  Understanding about pet registration, microchipping, and there are tips for choosing a pet to suit your home and family. There is information about what to do if your animal is lost or if you find an animal, how to manage your dog's barking and what you can do if you are impacted by someone else's pet.

Dogs on Beaches and Exercise Areas

Information about Eurobodalla beaches where dogs are allowed.

Companion Animal Management Plan

PDF report

The plan aims to encourage responsible pet ownership and management of pets to the benefit of pets, the pet owner, the broader community and the environment.

Companion Animals FAQs

Frequently asked questions about companion animals

Owning a pet

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Owning a pet can be great fun. It brings many rewards and pets can be a very important part of life.

Registration and microchipping

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Microchipping and Registration is required by law and enables the return of animals to their owner.

Local Veterinary contacts

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List of Local Veterinary contacts in Eurobodalla.


We prefer to share information with pet owners about their responsibilities rather than imposing fines. You can find out about your rights and responsibilities as a pet owner in these downloads.

Useful links

Contact us

If you have any questions about animals or feedback to improve this information please contact Council's rangers: