Animal shelter opening hours and location

Animal shelter opening hours and location
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Read about Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter and the services they offer. Animal Shelter Opening Hours Location Rossmore Veterinary Hospital offers a shelter service which houses dogs and cats that have been found straying or have been seized. The hospital seeks new homes for animals that cannot be returned to their owners.  
Sydney has an outbreak of Feline Panleukopaenia virus. 
As a direct result, Council is suspending the cat trap cage service.

About

Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter, located at Rossmore Veterinary Hospital, offers a shelter service which houses dogs and cats that have been found straying or have been seized from the Canterbury-Bankstown Local Government Area. The hospital seeks new homes for animals that cannot be returned to their owners.

Dogs and cats may also be surrendered to the shelter but only under specific circumstances, and by prior arrangement. Please contact Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter to discuss this.

​Location and operating hours

Address

Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter
 651 Bringelly Road, Rossmore NSW 2171

Contact

0437 637 849

Operating hours

Monday to Friday: 9am-5pm
Saturday and Sunday:  9-noon

​Rehoming service

Prior to rehoming, dogs and cats are desexed, lifetime registered, vaccinated and microchipped. They also leave the shelter with a collar and tag. The shelter has a wide range of dogs and cats for sale and all are temperament tested.

Euthanising dangerous and/or sick animals

The Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter operates under a 'low euthanise' practice. This means only those dogs or cats assessed to be either a danger or having an illness that would affect its quality of life are euthanised.

Adopt a pet

Visit the Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter Facebook page for more information about animals ​currently looking for a new home.​     

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Canterbury-Bankstown Animal Shelter
651 Bringelly Road, Rossmore NSW 2171