Gold Coast REHOMING CENTRE (07) 5509 9000

Gold Coast Vet Clinic (07) 5594 0111

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Warra Rehoming Centre(07) 3631 6800

Willawong Rehoming Centre(07) 3714 2800

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We adopted bear from the AWLQ in December 2012. He was a scruffy  black dog, and we knew we had to have him the instant we saw him! (Coincidentally, he looks exactly like the black dog in the new pet food ad, where the girl says that she rescued him, but he really rescued her!). He has adapted to our lifestyle amazingly. We spend a few...

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