If one of your animals has been lost, or you have found a lost or injured animal, quick action is key to finding your animal or reuniting an animal with its owner.
If your pet has been lost:
If you have found an animal:
RSPCA Qld understands the grief and anxiety that comes with losing a beloved family pet and that's why they have a dedicated Lost & Found team, which formed almost 20 years ago. The team reunites hundreds of lost animals with their owners each year.
RSPCA Qld receive an average of 90 calls per day specifically about lost or found animals.The Lost and Found team manage a dedicated website, Facebook page and a Pet Recovery Network and actively looks to reunite lost pets around Queensland.
If you have lost or found an animal, register the pet on the RSPCA Lost and Found Pet Portal.
If your animal is located in the Ipswich pound or you suspect your animal is housed at the pound:
The laws that apply for lost and found animals include:
If you encounter an injured animal:
Council provides dog and cat cage traps to residents to assist the impounding of stray animals on private property.