Pet Events & Programs

Pet expos and welfare programs in Mitchell

Pet Events and Programs

The Mitchell Pet Expo is scheduled for Saturday 17 November 2018 at Hadfield Park in Wallan.

The event starts at 10am and concludes at 3pm. MC'd by Gold 104.3's Craig 'Huggy' Huggins the Pet Expo features market stalls, free entertainment, information from shelters, petting zoo, lure course, flyball and much more.

Bring your family and pets and enjoy a great day out.

Pets are an important part of the Mitchell community and bring significant health and wellbeing, and social benefits to pet owners.

2015 Pet Expo Fastest Fetch Competition Winners

Council's Facebook page, Animals of Mitchell Shire, allows the Local Laws Department the opportunity to celebrate animals and pets in the lives of our community on a daily basis. It is a fantastic way to communicate with the community and provide information as it comes in; to educate, advise or just to make the community laugh.

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.

Animals of Mitchell Shire Facebook page

Desexing Vouchers are available

In certain circumstances Council can assist with the cost of desexing your cat or dog.

If you are a pension or health care card holder, your pet is vaccinated and registered with Council you can apply for a desexing voucher.

The voucher is valid for 1 month from date of issue and can be used at most of the Mitchell Shire Veterinary Clinics. The voucher is worth approximately one third of the cost of desexing to a maximum of $65.

For more information call Community Compliance during business hours on 5734 6200.

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