What happens if I find a Stray Dog?

Cheshire East Council have published information on their website regarding what to do when stray dogs are found. Below is a brief synopsis of what to do and who to ring.

Policy for Stray Dogs found within the Cheshire East Borough.

Any members of the public finding a stray dog need to adhere to the following procedure;

During Office Hours

Please contact the Dog Warden on 0300 1235021

The Dog Warden will keep the dog for 7 days for the owner to collect. If the dog is not collected within 7 days then arrangements will be
made to rehome. The Dog Warden operates a non-destruction policy.

Outside of Office Hours

Outside of office hours stray dogs may be taken to the following address;

Acorn Kennels
Heath Road,
SY13 2AA

Tel: 01948 662931 (8am-6pm)
Or: 07870 217617 (Evenings)

Outside of normal working hours, Knutsford Veterinary Surgery are unable to scan stray animals for microchips or kennels.