Support Session for Dog Owners

Selby District Council have linked up with Dogs Trust to host a series of community events to promote responsible dog ownership. This will take place at Eversley Park on 11am – 3pm Wednesday 19th July. The events will offer a free dog health check including nail clipping, free poo bags, free on the spot microchipping and a free ‘check your chip’ service.

You’ll be able to find out more about the following. -The change in the law regarding compulsory microchipping -The legal requirement of keeping the microchip owner information up to date -The legal requirement for collar and tag -The legal requirement to pick up after your dog -The importance of proper training/socialisation to prevent anti-social behaviour -How to be safe around dogs The sessions will also provide health and wellbeing advice covering the following. -Neutering -Maintaining a healthy weight -Recognising signs of ill health -Registering with a vet -Regular flea/worm treatment -Annual vaccinations -Regular dental checks.