Brisbane Cooperative Desexing Program to prevent unwanted cats

(IMAGE: Ashlee Henneker and Kelli Schluter of VetLove Ashgrove one of the participating vet clinics in the Brisbane NDN Cooperative Desexing Program, with Max the desexed cat) Brisbane City Council have provided $52 000 in funding for the 2018/19 year, to subsidise cat desexing for residents in need through AWLQ’s NDN Cooperative Desexing Program. Residents will pay just $35 to desex a male cat and $55 for a female cat. To help people with many undesexed cats, additional female cats will only be $35. Residents in need can phone NDN [...]

By |2018-09-10T11:04:25+10:00September 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|54 Comments

National Desexing Month 2018

National Desexing Month (July) has now finished.  We are currently contacting Vets and asking them to provide feedback forms on the number of animals desexed throughout July.  Once we receive these figures we will post details on our website. We would like to thank all the participating Vets for National Desexing Month.  We are very grateful to have over 200 Vets join for the month of July. Thank you to all the pet owners who took advantage of the discounts available in July also.  We hope this will reduce the [...]

By |2018-08-16T14:13:20+10:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|22 Comments

All your questions about Queensland’s new dog and puppy owner legislation answered

*This information has been provided by the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries – Biosecurity Queensland* NEW LAWS FOR DOG BREEDERS Many Queenslanders are concerned about the welfare of dogs and puppies sold and supplied in Queensland, so the Queensland Government has amended the Animal Management (Cats and Dogs) Act 2008 to include new laws that promote the responsible breeding of dogs. The new laws only apply to dogs born on or after 26 May 2017. Dogs born before this date are not affected. By law, authorised microchip implanters must ensure [...]

By |2017-05-30T05:53:40+10:00May 29th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|6 Comments