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1. Report a lost dog

Please use our online form to report a lost/missing dog.

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Your address and contact details

Information about the dog

Any personal information which you provide will be held and used by East Devon District Council for the purpose of dealing with lost dogs reported to us and on the basis of public task and our legal obligation under the Environmental Protection Act 1990.

Who will receive or see my personal information?

Your information may also be shared within East Devon District Council for the purposes of carrying out our lawful functions. Otherwise your personal information will not be disclosed to anybody outside East Devon District Council without your permission, unless there is a lawful reason to do so, for example disclosure is necessary for crime prevention or detection purposes. Your information will be held securely and will not be retained for any longer than is necessary. There are a number of rights available to you in relation to our use of your personal information, depending on the reason for processing. Further detail about our use of your personal information can be found in the relevant Privacy notice.

The details of the lost dog will be recorded and you will be contacted if the dog is handed in to us or we are notified of its whereabouts.