City of Playford promotes and facilitates responsible pet ownership including animal welfare and the benefits of animal companionship. We recognise that companion animals are part of the community and contribute to the quality of life. To this end we will endeavour to enhance awareness of the needs of pets and the responsibilities of their owners whilst respecting the rights of non pet owners and recognising the need to protect the environment.
Our aims are:
Council adopted the Dog and Cat Animal Management Plan 2013 - 2017 at the Council Meeting in November 2012. The plan is due for review in 2016.
Click this link to view the Dog & Cat Management Plan 2013-17 FINAL(8418 kb)
‘The City of Playford is working towards providing dog parks where owners can unleash and exercise their dogs in a fenced area. The parks will be designed to incorporate landscaping and furniture for dogs and their owners to rest and play. The following park is now open for your use:
Stebonheath Dog Park, Andrews Farm