SCC: Minimising Impacts of Domestic Animals on Wildlife

Conduct community education and awareness raising about responsible pet ownership, in cooperation with local government.

Why it is important?

Unrestrained domestic dogs and cats can cause a large number of deaths in wildlife and contribute to spreading diseases. Raising awareness within the community, as well as ensuring exisitng responsible pet ownership laws are followed, can help minimise the impact of domestic animals on local wildlife.

Local Landscape:

Southern Cassowary Coast

Regional Theme:



Tully, Murray