Stray Dogs

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Borough Stray Dog Kennels

North Scale, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Telephone Number: 01229 474450

Kennels Opening Hours 

Kennel Office (Monday to Friday)

09.00 am - 12.30 pm

Viewing of dogs by appointment only.

Stray Dogs Out of Hours Service

If a member of the public has a stray dog in their possession out of the Kennels office hours please contact:

Monday to Friday: Customer service on 01229 876543. 

Evenings and Weekends:  01229 833311.

Please note: The member of public MUST take the dog to the kennel themselves.

Stray Dog Register

 If you have lost your dog and think it is at our kennels, please call us on the numbers above.


Collar / Tag / Name / Address

Date & Time of Seizure


Currently No Stray Dogs


Schedule of Charges for Recovery of Impounded Dogs 

From 1st January 2011 until 31st March 2011

(Amended 1st January 2011 due to VAT increase)

When a dog is impounded, the appropriate fee as shown below must be paid before the dog can be released to the owner/claimant. 

The charges cover expenses incurred by the Council and the additional sum of £25.00. 





1 day



2 days



3 days



4 days



5 days



6 days



7 days




Cremation £16.20

Reduced fee only applies on proof of relevant documentation e.g. housing benefit, job seekers, working tax credits etc. 

Payment of Kennel Fees

 No cash is taken at the Kennels.

 To pay the Kennel Fee click: Make a Payment

Click: Pay Now Online

Select:  Other Payments

Select: Fines

Select: Kennel Fees

Complete your details. You will need a receipt so please add your email address when completing your details. Proof of Payment (your receipt) will be needed to claim your dog.