Find a Lost or Impounded Animal Find a Lost or Impounded Animal

Any animal found wandering at large (not under the effective control of a person) in a public place or on a private property can be impounded by an authorised officer with the approval of the private property occupier.

Animals found wandering at large can be delivered to the pound strictly by prior arrangement with Council. Authorised officers are not obliged to accept custody of an animal wandering at large on private property.

Animals Currently Impounded

Pound ID: Impound 5169
Breed: Arab Type
Sex: Male
Colour: Black with White
Age: 6 months
Location Found: William Street, Roma
Date Found: 20/04/2018
Available Until: 25/04/2018



Animals Available For Adoption

Pound ID: Impound 5153
Supply Number: BIN 0000004656205
Breed: Wolfhound Type
Sex: Male
Colour: Brindle
Age: 7 weeks
Available Until: 24/04/2018

This gorgeous little boy is a beauty, with his soft brindle coat and his blue-grey eyes.  He loves to run and play chase but doesn’t wander too far from your side.  He loves company and snuggling into your neck.  At such a young age he doesn’t like to be alone, so would benefit from a home with another pet or someone who has some free time on their hands.

Pound ID: Impound 5155
Supply Number: BIN 0000004656205
Breed: Staffy Type
Sex: Male
Colour: White with Brindle
Age: Unknown
Available Until: 24/04/2018

He may not have the looks but he’s got the charm.  This little man has a beautiful nature, he just needs someone with a big heart that with help to rebuild the confidence that he is lacking. He is in need of some training but will be the perfect companion for the right person.

Pound ID: Impound 5156
Supply Number: BIN 0000004656205
Breed: Staffy Type
Sex: Desexed Female
Colour: White with Black
Age: Unknown
Available Until: 24/04/2018

This small girl is shy but gentle and is in need of some loving care to rebuild her confidence. Once she gains your trust she will cover you in kisses.  She loves a good pat and a belly rub. Her perfect home would be with someone who has patience, time and a lot of love to give.

Pound ID: Impound 5163
Supply Number: BIN 0000004656205
Breed: Arab
Sex: Desexed Female
Colour: White
Age: Approximately 7 years
Available Until: 26/04/2018

Rogue is as white as snow and as sweet as sugar. She is not a fan of toys, but loves to go for walks and runs and loves to explore. She is gentle with children and loves other dogs. Her long tail does not stop wagging and she has an exquisite smile that goes from ear to ear. She’s a placid girl that is ready for a new loving home.

Animals are held until 5pm on the 'available until' date specified below.


Reclaiming an Animal From the Pound

Impounded animals are held at the pound for a period of three working days, or five working days if microchipped and/or registered. If you believe a dog being held at Roma Pound belongs to you, please contact Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 007 662.

Relevant release, registration, microchipping and/or sustenance fees may be charged. Payment for release may be made at the Roma Customer Service Centre between 8.20am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. Collection times are 3pm - 3.30pm, Monday to Friday only, at the Community Hub, 57 Bungil Street, Roma.

Receipt of payment must be presented to Council's authorised officer at the time of collection.

Adopting an Animal From the Pound

Persons interested in adopting a dog currently being held in the pound should register their interest at a Council Customer Service Centre.  Animals are held for five days from the time they have passed a temperament test.

To ensure the best start for your new pet, the adoption fee includes microchipping, desexing and registration.  All relevant fees are to be paid prior to release from the pound.

If you are interested in adopting a dog from the Roma Pound contact Council's Customer Service Centre on 1300 007 662.

Pound Fees and Charges

Costs associated with releasing or adopting animals from Council's pounds can be found in the Fees and Charges Schedule.