Limerick City & County Council enforces the Control of Horses Act, 1996 and the
Under the Control of Dogs legislation and associated regulations an owner of a dog must ensure the following.
If you have received a renewal notification in the post you can renew your dog licence online.
The Limerick Dog Shelter assists as many dogs as possible in the Limerick area to find their new home or a space within a rescue centre, and to reunite lost/found dogs with their owners.
An authorised person or a member of the Garda Síochána may seize horses in accordance with Section 37 of the Control of Horses Act, 1996. Under the Limerick City & County Council (Control of Horses) Bye-Laws, 2015 seized horses are detained for five days from the date of seizure.
The register of dogs seized by Limerick City and County Council Dog Wardens or detained by any other person and notified to the Dog Wardens.