Dogs Trust

UPDATE: Our rehoming centres are closed until further notice, however we are now able to rehome a small number of our amazing dogs. Each dog’s profile will let you know if they are looking for a new home. For the time-being, we are unable to register your interest for dogs who are not yet available for rehoming.

Live PSPO/DCO Consultations

Don’t forget to download your PSPO or DCO toolkit which includes a template response letter to send to councils, along with posters, flyers and a social media image to help you raise awareness about up-coming consultations.


Gosport Borough Council | Ends 2nd March 2020

The Council are consulting over the extension of the following orders: Dog Fouling, Means to Pick Up, Dogs on Lead by Direction, a Maximum of Four Dogs in a Public Place, and Dogs on Leads and Exclusion of Dogs in certain areas including enclosed children's play areas, sports pitches when in use, sites of Special Scientific Interest and two beaches within the borough. https://www.gosport.gov.uk/article/1784/Dog-Control-PSPO-for-consultation

Please send your comments on the order or by post to the Borough Solicitor, Town Hall, High Street, Gosport, PO12 1EB or by e-mail to [email protected] by 4pm on 2nd March.


Dorset Council | Ends 19th April 2020

Dorset Council is carrying out a 12-week public consultation on rules for dogs in public spaces.

The council is due to consult the public regarding the continuation of current PSPOs involving dog fouling, dogs on leads order, dogs on lead by direction, and also on  introducing orders relating to a maximum lead length and dogs on beaches which will cover all of Dorset. 

Complete the consultation survey


Warrington Borough Council | Ends 29th February 2020

Warrington Borough Council are consulting over proposing a Public Space Protection Order for Warrington. This will allow the council to introduce a range of measures to address issues surrounding dog control.

The survey is asking for opinions and thoughts on the following: Dog fouling impact, dog related anti-social behaviour, Dogs on sports fields, children's play areas and outdoor gyms, Dogs on leads, Dog related ASB, Dogs on sports fields, children’s’ play areas and outdoor gyms, Dogs on leads.

Complete the consultation survey