Responsible pet ownership, microchipping, desexing, vaccinations, pet registration and wildlife.

Pet Registration

Pet registration and renewal

All dogs and cats over the age of 3 months must be registered with us.

Lost and Missing Animals

Lost Animals

Locate or report lost pets.

Animal Management

Animal Management

Owner guidelines and responsibilities to comply with the local law.

Animal Noise

Animal Noise - Barking Dogs

Information to assist you with noisy dogs and animals.

Beach and CAA Access

Beach and City Centre Access for Animals

Details about dog and horse access to beaches and city centre exclusion zone.

Desexing and Vaccinations

Desexing and Vaccinations

Requirements for your animals.

Free Roam Areas

Free Roam and Prohibited Areas for Dogs

Maps and information about free roam and prohibited areas in Franklston City.

Local Pet Services

Local Pet Services

Boarding kennels, cat enclosures, dog obedience training, social dog-walking and local vets.



Legal requirements and benefits of microchipping your pet.

Pets and Animals

Permitted number of pets

If you keep multiple pets or birds, you may need an Excess Animal Permit, in addition to registering your dogs and cats.



Information and advice on how to control pests.

Responsible Pet Ownership

Responsible Pet Ownership

Legal responsibilities of pet ownership.

Animal Welfare in Emergencies

Welfare in Emergencies

Emergencies can happen at anytime. Have a plan for you and your pets.



Information regarding sick or injured wildlife including foxes, rabbits, possums and snakes.

Your City, Your Pet

Your Pet, Our City

Frankston City Council has launched its Your Pet, Our City campaign.

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