Report Loose or Stray Animals
Reporting loose or stray animals on the highways or on public land. What to do if you find or take possession of a loose or stray dog.
Report loose or stray dogs
Contact Basildon Council:
- to report seeing a stray dog within the boundaries of Basildon Borough
- if you have taken possession of a stray dog anywhere within the boundaries of Basildon Borough.
For contact details see, Advice for Finders of Lost or Stray Dogs.
Report loose or stray animals likely to cause a hazard (excluding dogs)
Contact Essex Police to report loose or stray animals causing a hazard, this includes:
- Any loose or stray animal whose presence on a public highway could lead to a road traffic accident, e.g. horses, cows, sheep etc.
- Any loose or stray animal whose presence in a public area is likely to cause a danger or threat to the general public.
For contact details see, Essex Police.