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

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

Pound ID: Impound 4948

Animal: Arab Type

Sex: Female

Colour:  White and Brown

Location Found: Beitz Street, Roma

Date Found: 23/7/17

Available until: 26/7/17

Pound ID: Impound 4949

Animal: Arab Type

Sex: Male

Colour:  White and Brindle

Location Found: Beitz Street, Roma

Date Found: 23/7/17

Available until: 26/7/17

Pound ID: Impound 4950

Animal: Rottweiler Type

Sex: Male

Colour:  Black and Tan

Location Found: Charles street, Roma

Date Found: 24/7/17

Available until: 31/7/17

Pound ID: Impound 4951

Animal: ArabType

Sex: Female

Colour:  White

Location Found: Bowen Street, Roma

Date Found: 24/7/17

Available until: 27/7/17

Pound ID: Impound 4953

Animal Type: Bull Arab Type

Colour:  White and brindle

Sex: Female

Location Found: Wallumbilla

Date Found: 26/07/2017

Available until: 28/07/2017 

Pound ID: Impound 4954

Animal Type: Bull Arab Type

Colour:  White and brindle

Sex: Male

Location Found: Wallumbilla

Date Found: 26/07/2017

Available until: 28/07/2017 

 

Animals Available For Adoption

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

Pound ID: Impound 4939

Animal Type: Red cattle dog type

Colour: Red and white

Sex: Male

Available until: 2/08/2017

Pound ID: Impound 4945

Animal: Terrier Type

Sex: Male

Colour:  Grey

Available until: 2/08/17

Pound ID: Impound 4946

Animal: Terrier Type

Sex: Male

Colour:  Grey and brown

Available until: 2/08/17

Pound ID: Impound 4952

Animal Type: Border Collie Type

Colour:  Black and White

Sex: Female 

Available until: 2/08/2017

 

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.