Investigations, warnings and dog control notices actioned during 2017 for out of control dogs

Mr T. Tennant made this Freedom of Information request to North Ayrshire Council

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Dear North Ayrshire Council,

For the year 2017 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.

Yours faithfully,

Mr Thomas Tennant

North Ayrshire Council

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Dear Mr. Tennant

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Ayrshire Council on 26th March 2018, requesting information about Dog
Control Notices, etc.

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Dear Mr Tennant,

Thank you for your request for information dated 26th March 2018 which was
received by North Ayrshire Council on 26th March 2018.

We have now completed our research for the information and the responses
to your questions are listed below. 

For the year 2017 please supply me with -

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

102 reports received

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

see attached sheet

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

see attached sheet

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