Animal Management

Mission Statement - 
"Continue to promote responsible pet ownership and recognise that companion animals are part of the community, contributing to its quality of life and ensure that the legitimate needs of animals and their owners are accommodated while recognising the differing needs of non-pet owners of the Robe community and protecting the environment"

The District Council of Robe recently released an Animal Management Plan in partnership with the Dog and Cat Management Board in response to Council's responsibilities under the Dog and Cat Management Act 1995. This plan will guide domestic animal management by the District Council of Robe over the next 5 years.

Animal Management Plan 2017-2022

All dogs must be registered from the age of 3 months. From 1 July 2018, all dogs must be microchipped. Dogs must be registered through the DACO system. If you have any queries when registering your dog, please contact the Council Office.

Important Information for Responsible Dog Owners

Fact Sheets

Fact Sheet - Dog Attacks

Fact Sheet - Your Dog and the Law

Fact Sheet - You and Your Cat