Stray Dogs

Carla Bottle made this Freedom of Information request to Tendring District Council

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Sir/Madam,

I am contacting you to request the following information regarding stray dogs.

• How many stray dogs entered pounds between 1st January 2010 and 31st December 2010?
• How many of these were reclaimed by their owners?
• How many were adopted from the pound?
• How many went to an animal rescue?
• How many were euthanized?
• What happened to any remaining dogs that did not fall into above categories?

Yours faithfully,
C.Bottle

Gill Hall, Tendring District Council

Dear Ms Bottle

 

Thank you for you email dated 13 March 2012 which is receiving our
attention.

 

The Council will deal with your request for information in accordance with
the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

Under normal circumstances you will receive a reply within 20 working days
following receipt of your request for information. We will of course
notify you of any delay should it be necessary.

 

I hope that this clarifies the position for you, but should you require
any further information then please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

Gill Hall

WPO/Admin Assistant

Department of Public Experience (Environmental Services)

Tendring District Council

Email:  [email address]

 

Tel:           01255 686778

Fax:          01255 686404

Minicom:  01255 475566

Web:   [1]www.tendringdc.gov.uk

 

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Gill Hall, Tendring District Council

Dear Ms Bottle 

 

freedom of information

 

Further to your request for information received on 13 March 2012 I am
writing to confirm that the Council does hold the information of the
description specified in your e-mail.

 

I therefore list below the answers to your questions:

 

How many stray dogs entered pounds between 1^st January 2010 and 31^st
December 2010?        A.   133 Dogs

How many of these were reclaimed by their owners?         A.  67

How many were adopted from the pound?                  A.   11

How many went to an animal rescue?                    A.    None

How many were euthanized?                    A.  55

What happened to any remaining dogs that did not fall into above
categories?     A.   no remaining dogs

 

I hope this information is of assistance to you. However if you feel that
the Council have failed to deal with your request for information
correctly you can request that the matter is reviewed in accordance with
the Authority's Complaints Procedure. Details of this procedure can be
obtained from all Council offices or from our website
(www.tendringdc.gov.uk).

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

 

FOI Compliance Team (complaints), Information Commissioner's Office,
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF

 

If you have any other queries about this matter then please contact me.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Gill Hall

WPO/Admin Assistant

Department of Public Experience (Environmental Services)

Tendring District Council

Email:  [email address]

 

Tel:           01255 686778

Fax:          01255 686404

Minicom:  01255 475566

Web:   [1]www.tendringdc.gov.uk

 

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