Before contacting us we may be able to help you with the information below:
Frequently Asked Questions
We are currently unable to take in any more cats. We have approximately 30 cats that live here and they live in large outdoor enclosures in colonies. We do however rehome the cats we have here. If you are looking for older cats we do have some lovely ones to choose from.
Big Ears traps feral cats and kittens on its property and tames them. We then refer these animals on to other cat services, of which there are a number. Below is a list of contacts for cats:
Just Cats Tasmania LONGFORD – 0412 581 672
Rescue Cats Safe Haven LAUNCESTON – 0448 711 691
Rescue Cats Safe Haven HOBART – 0438 355 680
North East Animal Sanctuary HERRICK – 0457 081 533
RSPCA LAUNCESTON (03) 6332 8282
We have 4 rescued dogs that are part of the Big Ears family. We will not be re-homing any of them, nor do we take in any dogs. Below is a list of contacts for dogs:
Dogs’ Home of Tasmania RISDON VALE – (03) 6243 5177
Brightside Farm Sanctuary HUON VALLEY – 0408 658 356
RSPCA LAUNCESTON (03) 6232 8282
Wildlife – excluding rabbits
All enquiries regarding wildlife should be directed to the Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary at Brighton who can be contacted on (03) 6268 1184. Big Ears can be contacted regarding rabbits, either wild, babies or found rabbits.
Stray Animals – Please contact your local council.