Council Services

  • Civic Administration Building
    Church Street, Dubbo, NSW, 2830
  • Office hours:
    9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
  • Mailing address:
    PO Box 81, Dubbo, NSW, 2830
  • Telephone: (02) 6801 4000
  • Fax: (02) 6801 4259
  • Email: Email us today

Dubbo Animal Shelter (pound)

The Dubbo City Animal Shelter is managed by the NSW RSPCA and operated by Dubbo City Council with invaluable assistance from the Friends of the Shelter Volunteers.

The Dubbo City Animal Shelter is located along Boothenba Road, Dubbo. 

The Shelter is a safe haven for lost and stray animals, keeping them protected until their owner can be found.  Unclaimed animals are rehomed through RSPCA. 

After hours pens are available for drop offs and are checked daily. Please complete the form when leaving animals as information provided can assist in finding the owner or rehoming as soon as possible.



 Opening hours are:
 Monday  10am to 4pm
 Tuesday    10am to 12pm
 Wednesday to Friday  10am to 4pm
 Saturday and Sunday  10am to 3.30pm
The Shelter is closed on public holidays.

Contact us

Animal Shelter phone: 6882 1934

Ranger Services phone: 6801 4000


Street address:
Corner Yarrandale and Boothenba Roads, Dubbo

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Postal address: 
Dubbo City Animal Shelter
PO Box 81
Dubbo NSW 2830


Give an unwanted animal a new home - pets for adoption at the Dubbo Animal Shelter can be viewed online at