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:

Tan desexed male staff with orange collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
02 Oct 2014 11:53 am
Location Found:
Canecutter RD EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Tan desexed male staff with orange collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343741
entire female staffy, white patch on chest Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
02 Oct 2014 11:25 am
Location Found:
Angor RD TRINITY PARK
Description of Animal:
entire female staffy, white patch on chest
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343740
entire male Staffy Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
02 Oct 2014 11:18 am
Location Found:
Angor RD TRINITY PARK
Description of Animal:
entire male Staffy
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343739
Desexed female kelpie, black Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
02 Oct 2014 08:26 am
Location Found:
Bunda ST PARRAMATTA PARK
Description of Animal:
Desexed female kelpie, black
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343738
Jack Russell, Desexed Female, White with Tan and Black markings, Black collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
01 Oct 2014 11:08 am
Location Found:
Grove ST CAIRNS NORTH
Description of Animal:
Jack Russell, Desexed Female, White with Tan and Black markings, Black collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343731
Kelpie, Female, Black, Chain collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
01 Oct 2014 08:30 am
Location Found:
Robert RD BENTLEY PARK
Description of Animal:
Kelpie, Female, Black, Chain collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343728
DMH cat, Female, Blue/Creme, No collar. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
01 Oct 2014 04:54 pm
Location Found:
Banksia CL HOLLOWAYS BEACH
Description of Animal:
DMH cat, Female, Blue/Creme, No collar.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343737
Bull Arab Cross, Female, Black and White. Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
01 Oct 2014 04:27 pm
Location Found:
Barellan CL CARAVONICA
Description of Animal:
Bull Arab Cross, Female, Black and White.
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343736
Female Shar Pei cross, wearing thick white collar Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
30 Sep 2014 07:26 am
Location Found:
Hoare ST MANUNDA
Description of Animal:
Female Shar Pei cross, wearing thick white collar
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343724
Tan Staff cross female Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
29 Sep 2014 12:22 pm
Location Found:
Cooper RD EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Tan Staff cross female
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343720
Black and Tan Male Kelpie with brown collar Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
29 Sep 2014 12:16 pm
Location Found:
Cooper RD EDMONTON
Description of Animal:
Black and Tan Male Kelpie with brown collar
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343719
Male Domestic short hair, black Date Impounded: Time Impounded:
29 Sep 2014 03:43 pm
Location Found:
Percy ST MOUNT SHERIDAN
Description of Animal:
Male Domestic short hair, black
Contact: 4044 3044 and quote CCC ID No. 343723

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.