Dear Blaby District Council,

For the first 10 months of this year (January 1st 2018 - October 31st 2018), the year 2017, 2016 and 2015 please supply me with -

a) The number of investigations carried out into possible “out of control” dogs.

b) The number of warnings issued for “out of control” dogs and please break this figure down by breed.

c) The number of dog control notices issued for “out of control” dogs and please break this figure down by breed.

d) The number of dogs picked up and taken to rescue, please break this down by breed.

e) The number of dogs destroyed, please break this down by breed

Yours faithfully,

Robert Watson

Emily Henderson, Blaby District Council

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Dear Robert Watson,

Freedom of Information Request – FOI-18-1710

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Emily Henderson, Blaby District Council

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Dear Robert Watson,

Freedom of Information Request – FOI-18-1710

Please find enclosed a response to your request for information, which was
received on 02/11/2018, and has been dealt with under the Freedom of
Information Act 200 (“the Act”).
Please note Blaby District Council use the definition of 'Dangerous Dogs'.

a) The number of investigations carried out into possible “out of control”
dogs.
2015 - 37
2016 - 22
2017 - 28
2018 - 19 (to 31st Oct 2018)

b) The number of warnings issued for “out of control” dogs and please
break this figure down by breed.
No warnings have been issued in relation to dangerous dogs.

c) The number of dog control notices issued for “out of control” dogs and
please break this figure down by breed.
No notices have been issued for dangerous dogs.

d) The number of dogs picked up and taken to rescue, please break this
down by breed.
2015/16 - 70
2016/17 - 54
2017/18 - 69
2018 (to date) - 30

e) The number of dogs destroyed, please break this down by breed
2015/16 - 2
2016/17 - 1
2017/18 - 0
2018 (to date) - 0

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Information Governance Team, Blaby District Council

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