Animal Health and Welfare
Dudley Council are responsible for ensuring satisfactory animal welfare standards, and will investigate any complaints about businesses or concerns about animal welfare within the borough.
To ensure the health and welfare of animals, prevent the spread of disease, and protect the safety of the public. It is vital that a licence is held for certain activities and premises where animals may be kept.
We have a statutory duty to ensure all captive, domestic, and wild animals have a good quality of life. View our responsibilities and duties to protect the local area, and protection of animals.
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