- Lost Animals
- MPETS (MonashLink program) - supports people who find it difficult to fully care for their pets
- Wildlife Shelter
- Wishbone Foundation
- Contained dog pickups
- Dog attacks
All calls should be directed to Customer Service on 9518 3555.
After hours emergency - 9027 0692.
If you live in a council area other than Monash and the owner cannot be located, please contact your local council to arrange collection of the dog.
Monash Animal Management Officers can only collect animals in Monash, and have no jurisdiction to operate in the areas of other councils.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
The RSPCA provides animal management services on behalf of Council including cat and dog registration, impounding of dogs, cats and livestock, ranger services and information and education.
RSPCA website: www.rspcavic.org
Any animal Council's Rangers pick up are taken to the pound at the RSPCA. If you have lost an animal call the RSPCA on 9224 2222, and phone Council's animal management department to leave your details. If your animal is found, Council will notify you.
If you have found an animal, contact Council's Animal Management Department.
RSPCA website - Lost and Found:
Animals for Adoption at RSPCA Headquarters, East Burwood
'Supporting the pet is supporting the person'
With the help of pet-loving volunteers, the MPETS program supports people in the community who are finding it difficult to fully care for their pets because they are older, frail or have a disability.
- Pet owners needing support
- Active volunteers who love animals
More information: MonashLink - MPETS program
South Oakleigh Wildlife shelter
Contact: 0411 600 591
The Wishbone Foundation is a not-for-profit specialising in the provision of pet care to people who are elderly, chronically ill or disabled. The foundation provides services such as health care, walking, training, grooming, and respite care with the support of sponsors and volunteers.
Wishbone also provides everyday Australians with the chance to show they care, and to make a difference in the live of the pets and their owners by becoming a volunteer.
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