Pets & Animals
Through these pages we envisage to increase community awareness about responsible pet ownership and legislation that governs the keeping of animals.
As a responsible pet owner you have an obligation to care for the health and well-being of your animal.
Information on registering your dog or cat and animal management legislation.
Information, processes and legislation relating to dog attacks.
A listing of designated "off leash" areas across the city.
Information on why dogs bark and what residents can do to solve the problem.
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.