Gold Coast REHOMING CENTRE (07) 5509 9000

Gold Coast Vet Clinic (07) 5594 0111

Beenleigh REHOMING CENTRE (07) 3807 3782

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Warra shelter (07) 3631 6800

Willawong shelter (07) 3714 2800

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    Do you love animals but can't commit to one full time? We need foster families who are able to care for our animals for short periods of time.

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    The AWLQ veterinarians are highly trained and experienced to care for your pet and can be found at Ipswich and Coombabah.

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AWLQ's recent four day promotion "Game of Bones" found homes for a massive 329 companion cats and dogs across our rehoming centres! We have heard hundreds of happy stories in the days since the promotion including the one below. "I visited the AWLQ Warra shelter over the weekend for the 'Game of Bones’ promotion hoping to leave with a feline companion. My partner and I...

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