Animal management and emergencies
Stay in touch via Facebook
Follow our Facebook page, Animals of Mitchell Shire, which is predominately used to reunite lost pets and animals with their owners in Mitchell Shire. Like our page to see what's been impounded, post a photo and some details of your own lost or found pet or just share a story or a photo.
Follow our Facebook page, Mitchell Shire Council Fire Information, for fire safety information, incident updates or relief centre information.
Help for Wildlife
Wildlife emergencies can be reported to Help for Wildlife on 0477 555 611. Injured wildlife (including deceased animals that need the pouch checked for babies) can be reported to Wildlife Victoria 1300 094 535.
The State Government also has some useful advice to help you protect your pets and livestock in an emergency including periods of extreme weather:
Domestic Animal Management Plan (DAMP)
Read the Domestic Animal Management Plan 2017-2021 below.