WHAT IS MY LOCAL POUND?
What local councils and pounds to contact if you lost or found a pet
IMPORTANT! It is absolutely necessary that you report your pet missing with your local Council yourself and visit the pounds and animal shelters in person to see impounded pets and pets for adoption!
Click on the appropriate state below to see what Council area your location falls under and where your lost pet will most likely end up.
|Council Pounds, Animal Holding Facilities and Animal Legislation|
Click on your state below to find out which councils have pounds or animal holding facilities, where your pet will most likely end up if picked up by a ranger, what other handy animal services (like hiring a cat cage/cat trap) councils provide and what are their current impounding fees and work hours:
- New South Wales
- Australian Capital Territory
- South Australia
- Western Australia
- Northern Territory