How we're tracking

Snapshot of year ending 2019/20


Abandoned & lost
animals in our care


Dogs reunited &


Animals in our Foster


Animals in our
Behaviour Program

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COVID-19 Update

Page last updated on 16 July 2021. The Victorian Government has announced restrictions will be in place across Victoria from 11.59pm on Thursday 15 July 2021. At The Lost Dogs’ Home, we maintain strict protocols to ensure the health and safety of our staff, visitors and animals, which is our priority. To protect everyone’s well-being, […]

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A woman kneels on grass, giving a high-five to a border collie dog sitting next to her.

Busting the myths about shelter pets

Shelter pets are devoted creatures who want nothing more than a family to love and...

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An overweight golden labrador stands on grass

The impact of lockdown causing significant health concerns for pets in Victoria

Pets in Victoria are feeling the effects of lockdown 4.0 with vets at The...

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Home is where they belong: Dog adoption fees reduced to $210*

We currently have many wonderful dogs waiting to find a new home. Sadly, some...

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A couple hold their recently-adopted white maltese dog.

The Lost Dogs’ Home records biggest adoption numbers in more than 10 years!

Figures just released by The Lost Dogs’ Home have shown a total of 687...

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