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After Hours Assistance

Kingston City Council provides a limited after hours service in relation to animal management.

The after hours service is for use outside normal working hours during weekdays, weekends and public holidays. The After Hours contact number is 1300 653 356. This number should only be used to report emergency matters.

Some of the services Council Officers attend to after hours are:-

  • Straying dog that has been found and secured
  • Menacing dog that is not confined and is still visible at large in the area
  • Straying livestock on public roads or not confined
  • Injured dog or cat where the owner is unknown or not contactable
  • Aggressive dogs that have attacked and are still in the area or can be identified as belonging to a property

If you are looking for a lost pet, contact the Lost Dogs’ Home pound facility on 9702 8055. Click here for further information on lost or stray pets.

To report sick, injured or orphaned wildlife, contact Wildlife Victoria on 1300094535.