East Lothian Council

Dogs – stray and nuisance dogs and dead animals - A to Z

Service Outline

Stray dogs

The Council, in partnership with the police, collects stray dogs.

Wherever possible, we return them to their owners. If this isn't possible, they are taken to the Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home

Dead animals

If you find a dead animal in a public place (including birds or mammals washed up on a beach or hit by a car) please phone us on 01875 824305 and we will arrange for its proper disposal.

Further information


Further Information

Landscape and Countryside

Telephone: 01875 824305

Block C, Brewery Park, Haddington, EH41 3HA

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East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.