Townsville City Animals
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Between 8 - 29 February 2020, the Animal Care and Adoption Centre are offering a 50% discount off all dogs, puppies, cats and kittens.
All animals available for adoption are de-sexed, wormed, microchipped and have had their first vaccination.
Dog registration and cat approval is included in the adoption price.
All animals have been temperament assessed to ensure they are suitable for re-homing.
If you already have a pet, please bring them along for a meet and greet!
Remember, if you are renting, you must have approval from your landlord.
These pages provide information about your obligations as a pet owner in Townsville, and services and facilities offered by Council including off leash dog parks and the Animal Care and Adoption Centre.
The following pets have been rescued from the streets of Townsville. They have not had registration disks or any form of identification on them to allow us to return them home.
All animals available for adoption at the Townsville Animal Care and Adoption Centre have been vet checked, desexed, microchipped and registered or approved. Please note that adoptions are by appointment only.
Information on registering your dog or cat and animal management legislation.
A listing of dog off leash areas across the city.
Information, processes and legislation relating to dog attacks.
Information on why dogs bark and what residents can do to solve the problem.
Advice on what to do with your pets before and during a disaster.
There are several permanent and temporary flying fox camps around the Townsville region, including in the mangroves at the mouth of most of our major waterways (Bohle, Ross and Haughton Rivers) as well as smaller camps closer to urban areas and on Magnetic island.