There are restrictions on the number of animals or birds you can keep
Barking is a natural behaviour for dogs, but excessive barking can become a nuisance to neighbours.
Hobsons Bay residents can borrow cat cages from Council in order to safely and responsibly capture stray and nuisance cats.
A dog attack can mean either a dog bites you or your pet causing harm or a dog chases or rushes at you or another person aggressively.
There are several parks and reserves in Hobsons Bay where dogs are allowed off-leash.
Council's Public Health Unit provides information and advice on pest control.
Information about dealing with snakes, bees and wasps on public land.
All cats and dogs over the age of three months must be registered with Council.
Hobsons Bay is committed to re-homing stray and unwanted cats and kittens found throughout our municipality in cases where they are unable to be reunited with their owners.
Horses are allowed to exercise on Altona beach at PA Burns Reserve however, a permit is required and is subject to certain conditions.
Information on foxes in Hobsons Bay including advice on the signs of fox activity, prevention techniques and how to control foxes on your property.