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Pets & Wildlife

All you need to know about pet ownership and local wildlife here in Darwin.

There is nothing like enjoying the company of animals in our surroundings. Discover more about common wildlife in Darwin and your rights and responsibilities as a pet owner. Remember great pets start with YOU.

City of Darwin - Great Pets Start with YOU

Responsible pet ownership has many rewards.

Pets provide us with a companionship and a sense of security and belonging. As a pet owner it is YOU, to take full responsibility for your animals.

Get to know how we manage dogs and cats in our community.

We can help with the many aspects of pet ownership, from training and education to assisting with issues and complaints.

We are committed to implementing strategies to control and eradicate pests in Darwin.

Find out more about cane toads, swooping birds and mosquitoes.

City of Darwin - Gardens for Wildlife

Join our Gardens for Wildlife program!

Gardening in the tropics is a unique experience, you can go one step further by turning your home or school's garden into a wildlife habitat.

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