Animals and Pets

Animals and Pets


Dogs over the age of three months are required to be registered and micro-chipped.  Your dog is required to wear a collar with valid registration tag.


All cats over the age of six  months must be sterilised, micro-chipped and registered.

Cats are considered a nuisance if they roam, attack wildlife or create a disturbance in or around a property. Contact our Rangers if you need assistance with a nuisance cat.

Native animals

Contact wild care if you find and injured native animal.

Fox and Feral Cats

The Department of Parks & Wildlife’s Western Shield 1080 Fox and Feral Cat Baiting Program operates around the state, and in various locations throughout the Shire of Capel. Please see the below information brochure for more information about the program.