PUPPY DOG EYES: This female foxy terrier cross is very friendly and while she's at times exciteable, she grows quiet with contentment when cuddled. She is thought to be between three and four years old.
PUPPY DOG EYES: This female foxy terrier cross is very friendly and while she's at times exciteable, she grows quiet with contentment when cuddled. She is thought to be between three and four years old. Alana Calvert

This week's pound pets

IN AN attempt to reduce the number of unclaimed animals impounded in the region, Chinchilla News has joined forces with the Western Downs Regional Council for Western Downs Pound Pets.

The initiative, which is featured every Thursday, aims to find new homes for animals the council is unable to reunite with their owners and to promote responsible pet ownership on the Western Downs.

BALL OF FUR: This long-hair boy is thought to be a terrier cross. He is between two and three years old and very friendly and playful.
BALL OF FUR: This long-hair boy is thought to be a terrier cross. He is between two and three years old and very friendly and playful. Alana Calvert

All impounded animals are microhipped by Council before they go to their new homes.

DOE EYED: This quiet and docile long-haired terrier cross would make the perfect companion for an older person. She is thought to be at least two years old.
DOE EYED: This quiet and docile long-haired terrier cross would make the perfect companion for an older person. She is thought to be at least two years old. Alana Calvert

For information about rescuing one of this week's featured pets, contact the Western Downs Regional Council Customer Service Centre on 1300 268 624.


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