The Fire Danger Period for Macedon Ranges Shire started at 1am on Monday 27 November 2023. Burning off is not allowed. Please dispose of green waste for free at a resource recovery facility.
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What to do if you see wandering animals or livestock, dangerous or barking dogs and information about pest animal control.
Loud noises such as fireworks and thunderstorms can be frightening for animals such as dogs, cats and horses.
Foot-and-mouth disease is a highly contagious viral disease of livestock causing fever followed by the development of blisters in the mouth and on the feet.
Report injured or dead animals to us and injured wildlife to Wildlife Victoria. Do not try to help injured animals as they may behave unpredictably.
Find out the breeds and numbers of animals you can keep on your property and what your responsibilities are with fencing and weed control.
Find out what is required if you wish to graze livestock on Council land.
Sale information for the Kyneton Saleyards, including sale dates and times, stock agents and use of the Kyneton Truckwash.
If you lose or find an animal, you need to report it to Council. Impound and boarding fees apply for impounded animals. Warnings and fines may also apply.