Lost, found and impounded animals

Lost animals

Search for or register your lost animal on the RSPCA website or phone (07) 3480 6450.

Found animals

If you find someone's pet or see animals loose, contact Council on (07) 3205 0555 and provide:

  • your name and contact details
  • description of animal
  • when and where it was found
  • registration tag number if possible

Stray animals can be taken to the Dakabin Animal Shelter and Stock Yard (RSPCA) located at Goodwin Road, Dakabin.

Impounded animals

Animals found wandering may be impounded at the Dakabin Animal Shelter and Stock Yard (RSPCA). Impounded animals may incur charges and penalties. See fees and charges for a list of fees related to impounded animals.

Dakabin Animal Shelter and Stock Yard (RSPCA)

Goodwin Road, Dakabin
Phone: (07) 3480 6450

Opening hours:

  • RSPCA Animal Shelter and Stock Yard - Wednesday to Saturday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Sunday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
  • Council RSPCA Animal Shelter - Monday to Sunday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Closed public holidays

Both facilities are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. Normal operating hours apply all other days.