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Impounded Animals

Please find listed below all animals currently being housed at the Hinchinbrook Shire Council's pound.

For further information regarding the release of animals please contact Council on 4776 4600.

Owners of animals displayed below will have three to five working days to organise collection, dependant upon registration and microchipping requirements. 

Animals will be available for rehoming after 2.00pm on the exit date.  Anyone interested in rehoming an animal can register their interest with Council. This needs to be completed before noon on the exit date.

To notify Council regarding an animal:

Adopt an Animal 

If you are interested in adopting an animal from Council please use the form below to register your interest. 

Animal Adoption - Expression of Interest form

Upon successful application to adopt an animal, a registration fee must be paid to Hinchinbrook Shire Council prior to the release of the animal. 

Currently Impounded Animals

Female Dog – Bull Arab

Impounded from Tropical Vets, Ingham on 19 October 2021

Due exit date: 2.00pm, 22 October 2021

Age: Approximately 10 months old

Microchipped: No

Desexed: No

Suitable for rehoming

Female - Cat

Impounded from Trebonne, Ingham on 25/10/2021

Due exit date: 2.00pm, 28 October 2021

Age: Approximately 2 years old

Microchipped: No

Desexed: No

Suitable for rehoming



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