Animal pound

The Pound/RSPCA Animal Shelter is located in Pipers Lane, East Bendigo, adjacent to the Bendigo Aerodrome (phone 03 5441 2209).

Opening times:

Monday to Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday and public holidays 10am - 12pm

Dogs and cats caught wandering or lost are held for eight days to be claimed by the owner and a release fee is payable. Only dogs or cats which are registered can be released from the pound.

Any dog or cat which is impounded and is not claimed within the eight day time period becomes the property of Council, and may be sold or unfortunately, destroyed.

For after hours emergencies phone 03 5434 6000.

Any enquiries during business hours can also be directed to 03 5434 6000 or email [email protected]