Impounded pets

Council Local Laws Officers authorised under Cairns Regional Council Local Law No. 2 (Animal Management) 2011, have impounded the animals listed below.

If you believe one of these animals is your pet, please contact Council immediately on 4044 3044. Additional information is provided below:

Staffy X, male, entire, tan, white on chest Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
18 Sep 2014 12:47 pm
Location Found:
Cooktown RD EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Staffy X, male, entire, tan, white on chest
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343659
Sharpei, Male, entire Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
18 Sep 2014 12:45 pm
Location Found:
Cooktown RD EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Sharpei, Male, entire
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343660
American Staffy, Female, Tan, Leather stud collar and Red flea collar Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
18 Sep 2014 02:15 pm
Location Found:
Coleus CT MOOROOBOOL
Description of Animal:
American Staffy, Female, Tan, Leather stud collar and Red flea collar
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343661
Staffy X, female, entire, tan, white stripe on chest. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
17 Sep 2014 11:45 am
Location Found:
Aropa ST TRINITY BEACH
Description of Animal:
Staffy X, female, entire, tan, white stripe on chest.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343654
Shihtzu, Female, entire, tan and white Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
17 Sep 2014 11:26 am
Location Found:
Mayers ST MANOORA
Description of Animal:
Shihtzu, Female, entire, tan and white
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343653
DSH cat, Male, entire grey and white, wearing leather collar and bell Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
17 Sep 2014 01:58 pm
Location Found:
Progress RD WHITE ROCK
Description of Animal:
DSH cat, Male, entire grey and white, wearing leather collar and bell
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343655
Wolfhound X, male, entire,brindle with white on chest Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
16 Sep 2014 11:40 am
Location Found:
Charlotte CL WOREE
Description of Animal:
Wolfhound X, male, entire,brindle with white on chest
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343647
Domestic short hair cat. Desexed Female, Black and white markings, No collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
15 Sep 2014 03:10 pm
Location Found:
Warncke CL GORDONVALE
Description of Animal:
Domestic short hair cat. Desexed Female, Black and white markings, No collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343643
Chihuahua cross, Male, Black with tan markings, Silver collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
15 Sep 2014 03:02 pm
Location Found:
Isabella RD EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Chihuahua cross, Male, Black with tan markings, Silver collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343640
American Staffy cross, Tan, Male entire, Black leather collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
15 Sep 2014 02:57 pm
Location Found:
Moody ST MANUNDA
Description of Animal:
American Staffy cross, Tan, Male entire, Black leather collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343638
Mixed breed, female, entire, black/brindle white on chest Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
14 Sep 2014 06:00 pm
Location Found:
Millhouse CL EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Mixed breed, female, entire, black/brindle white on chest
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343631
Bull Arab cross female tan and white adult wearing pink and black collar Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
13 Sep 2014 12:00 pm
Location Found:
Arnold ST STRATFORD
Description of Animal:
Bull Arab cross female tan and white adult wearing pink and black collar
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343628
Female Entire, Kelpie Cross, Black and Tan, Pregnant Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
12 Sep 2014 12:05 pm
Location Found:
Gribble ST MOOROOBOOL
Description of Animal:
Female Entire, Kelpie Cross, Black and Tan, Pregnant
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343626
DSH Cat, Female, Tabby with white markings, Pregnant, No collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
11 Sep 2014 10:00 am
Location Found:
Frances ST MOOROOBOOL
Description of Animal:
DSH Cat, Female, Tabby with white markings, Pregnant, No collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343619
Wolfhound, male, entire, white patch on chest Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
10 Sep 2014 02:45 pm
Location Found:
Woopen Creek RD WOOPEN CREEK
Description of Animal:
Wolfhound, male, entire, white patch on chest
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343613

To release an animal from Council's pound you will be required to:

  • Provide officers with satisfactory proof of your identity (eg drivers licence).
  • Pay all impoundment fees owing. Impoundment fees are calculated on a daily basis
  • Provide proof of current animal registration if applicable. If proof of registration is not provided, registration fees will be required to be paid in addition to impoundment fees.

Collection times at Council's pound located at 145-161 McCoombe Street, Bungalow are 4:30pm-5.30pm weekdays and 2.00pm-2.30pm weekends and public holidays. Please note that Council's pound is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday.

Payment may be made at Council's Customer Service Centre at 119-145 Spence Street Cairns or at the customer service counter in the Smithfield Library or Earlville Library during normal business hours prior to collection of the animal. EFTPOS and credit card facilities (Visa* and MasterCard*) are available at these locations. Please show your receipt when collecting the animal. 

You can pay at the pound by cash, EFTPOS, Visa* or MasterCard*. 

*All Visa and MasterCard credit card payments incur a 1% surcharge.

Read more information on responsible pet ownership.