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


Warra shelter (07) 3631 6800

Willawong shelter (07) 3714 2800

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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Vet Clinic

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

  • 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!

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Two years ago a puppy by the name of Lou Lou (right in pic) came into our lives. My husband bought her home from the Animal Welfare League Gold Coast as he thought our other dog, Sprocket (left in pic) was suffering anxiety while we were at work. Read More »

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