Gold Coast REHOMING CENTRE (07) 5509 9000

Gold Coast Vet Clinic (07) 5594 0111

Beenleigh REHOMING CENTRE (07) 3807 3782

Ipswich Vet Clinic (07) 3812 7533


  • Adopt This Easter

    The AWLQ has many cats and dogs looking to start a new life with a loving family this Easter


    At our very first Pop Up Adoption AWLQ is bringing the animals to you

  • Kitty Cam

    See our kittens getting into mischief while waiting for a new home


    Chester has his wheelchair and will be available for adoption in the coming weeks.

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  • Your new best friend is waiting! With three rehoming centres less than an hour from Brisbane your perfect match is closer than you think

  • Meet Delilah

    Sign your company up for workplace giving and get a visit from Big Brother star Delilah.

  • Adoption

    Are you looking to adopt a pooch to pamper or a kitty to cuddle? The AWLQ have beautiful cats and dogs that are looking for their forever homes.

  • Support our companion pets on a regular basis. Be a hero from just $5 a week!

  • Foster

    Do you love animals but can't commit to one full time? We need foster families who are able to care for our animals for short periods of time.

  • Volunteer

    Want to walk a dog, or play with kittens? Perhaps you have time to volunteer in our op shops. If this is you then AWLQ want to hear from you!

  • Vet Clinic

    The AWLQ veterinarians are highly trained and experienced to care for your pet and can be found at Ipswich and Coombabah.

  • Education

    The Animal Welfare League believes education is key to securing a brighter future for companion animals.

  • Donate

    The AWLQ needs vital funds to continue their important work. Your donations will help us find forever homes for all the animals in our care.

  • Pet Friendly Accommodation

    Is your pet part of your family? Find out how AWLQ can help you find pet friendly accomodation to keep your family together!

  • Charities To Donate To Brisbane
  • Adoption Center Brisbane
  • Pet Adoption Gold Coast
  • Pet Rescue Brisbane


Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG

The Hon Michael Kirby has dedicated his life to fighting for justice for those who suffer in silence including the most vulnerable to exploitation and cruelty - animals. The AWLQ is very pleased to welcome the Hon Michael Kirby as our official Patron

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Despite having boy names eight year old Reggie and five year old Alfie were the most affectionate ladies who were surrendered together when their owner relocated overseas. Having lived together their entire lives this bonded pair were inseparable. Young Alfie would run rings around her older sister who enjoyed watching her shenanigans and would allow her to lap up the attention when volunteers took them for...

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