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Dogs & Puppies

We have dogs and puppies big and small, all breeds and personalities. Your new dog will require lots of company, exercise, time and training to ensure a long and happy life. Please choose well to ensure the right dog for you, and that you are right for the dog, as it will always need to be part of your family and suit your lifestyle. We reserve the right to sell any animal in the refuge to you, and terms and conditions of sale are in place to ensure the long term welfare of the animals.


If you are renting through a real estate agent, we will ask to see the formal rental agreement stating “dog allowed” from your landlord or real estate agent (or an email if your lease is not up to date). If you are renting privately, we ask for a letter from the landlord giving permission for a dog, plus a copy of their rates notice to show proof of ownership.  If you are a home owner, please bring a copy of your current rates notice to show proof of ownership. If you live in a unit or townhouse, we will also ask to see approval from the body corp to own a dog - this applies even if you own your own home.

This might sound like a lot of paperwork to provide to adopt a dog, but we want to ensure that once a dog is adopted, it is adopted for life and we want to try to reduce the circumstances that may result in a dog having to be returned to us. We thank you for understanding this.

If you own another dog we will ask you to bring your dog in to do a 'match up' with the dog you are interested in to ensure they get along. Also, all the family should meet and greet your potential new pet.


Make sure you know your local council regulations on dog ownership. We refer you to Local Law No 2 (Animal Management) 2011 in particular to fencing. "Dog owners are responsible for preventing their dogs from roaming and causing a nuisance. Suitable fenced enclosures are required to contain dogs on properties. The enclosure must be suitably constructed to prevent the animal from escaping".

https://www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/Living-and-Community/Animals-and-Pets/Keeping-and-Exercising-Dogs 

We may need to do a check on your fences, and an interview process may be required for some of our animals.

Prices begin at around $200 which includes vaccination, micro-chipping, worming and de-sexing for grown-up dogs. A bond of $200 is required for a puppy which will be refunded to you when you bring the puppy back for de-sexing. Ownership will not legally transfer to you until the puppy is returned for de-sexing.  
All the dogs and puppies you see below are currently staying with us at the Refuge.  Please note that although our website is updated as soon as we adopt, there is a chance that the animal you may be interested in may have been adopted by the time you visit them on site, so the sooner you visit us, the sooner you may have a wonderful friend to take home with you.


COVID - 19 information - We are still practicing social distancing, therefore our gate remains locked and request anyone looking to adopt make a appointment to meet any of our dogs or puppies in person.  To get a head start in the process, please download our  Dog Owner Questionnaire Dog Owner Questionnaire (316 KB) and email it to office@sippycreek.com.au  or alternatively call us on 5494 5275 to book a time to meet them.


  • Name: Bucky - SCARS 100+ Club
    Breed: Bull Arab x
    Age: 1 year
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $350.00
    Summary: CURRENTLY IN FOSTER CARE, BUT HERE AT THE REFUGE FOR VIEWING TUESDAY TO FRIDAY. PLEASE CALL THE REFUGE ON 5494 5275 to organise a meet and greet. How handsome is our boy Bucky!! His ful..
  • Bucky - SCARS 100+ Club

  • Name: Cherry
    Breed: Mastiff x Sharpei
    Age: 2 years 2 months
    Sex: Female
    Adoption Fee: $350
    Summary: Darling Cherry is such a sweet girl who is looking for an understanding owner. She has a very sweet, nervous, soft personality and really enjoys being around kind and gentle people. Cherry does ..
  • Cherry

  • Name: Coco
    Breed: Kelpie
    Age: 11 months
    Sex: Female
    Adoption Fee: $450
    Summary: Sweetheart Coco is very much a people pleaser and can take things to heart if roused on. She is looking for a family with another confident, easy going dog (who doesn't have anxiety) to help buil..
  • Coco

  • Name: Henry
    Breed: Fox Terrier x
    Age: 2 years 1 month
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $375
    Summary: Henry is a very excitable boy who very much takes after the Fox Terrier family, he is all go go go!! He has come to us from the local pound, so we really don't know too much about him. What we d..
  • Henry

  • Name: Hudson
    Breed: Bull Arab x
    Age: 1 year 11 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $350.00
    Summary: FOSTER CARER REQUIRED - Call us on 5494 5275 to see if you can help. Hudson is a long legged boy who has found himself needing a new home! This loving boy loves to attempt to climb into your lap..
  • Hudson

  • Name: Kylo
    Breed: Bull Arab x
    Age: 6 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $450
    Summary: Handsome Kylo hasn't had the best start in life and is now looking for someone to take him under their wing and provide him with a stable, loving home. Kylo seems quite social with other dogs and ..
  • Kylo

  • Name: Maurice
    Breed: Bull Arab x
    Age: 23 weeks
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $450
    Summary: Meet the lovable Maurice. This boy loves to play and learn new things. He will do all the usual puppy things like chew, dig and destroy. And he will benefit greatly from further training and on go..
  • Maurice

  • Name: Milton
    Breed: Bull Arab x
    Age: 23 weeks
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $450
    Summary: Meet Milton. This boy is happy and full of life. Like all puppies Milton will benefit from more obedience training and further socialisation. This will ensure that he will be a happy and confident..
  • Milton

  • Name: Ned
    Breed: Staffordshire Terrier x
    Age: 6 years 2 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $350.00
    Summary: Ned is a beautifully natured boy, who loves to get out and about for his daily walks, he likes his routine and may decide to take himself for a walk if you don't do it often enough. He has spent..
  • Ned

  • Name: Oreo
    Breed: Kelpie
    Age: 11 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $450
    Summary: Oreo is a fun, outgoing, attention loving boy who enjoys meeting other dogs and new people. This guy has come to us through no fault of his own and is now looking for a home where his needs will ..
  • Oreo

  • Name: Rebel 💯+ Club
    Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier
    Age: 7 years 2 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $100.00
    Summary: We need your help Sunny Coasters! We are urgently seeking a permanent home for him, he has been in foster for 3 months now and is so much happier in a home environment than the shelter. His foste..
  • Rebel 💯+ Club

  • Name: Snowy 💯+ Club
    Breed: Cattle Dog x
    Age: 1 year 5 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $295
    Summary: Ready to Adopt!! When Snowy first came to us he was very fearful of unknown people. Fast forward to today and with help from some professional trainer friends, Snowy's confidence has grown and n..
  • Snowy 💯+ Club

  • Name: Ava
    Breed: Labrador x Staffy
    Age: 1 year 4 months
    Sex: Female
    Adoption Fee: $350
    Summary: **ADOPTION PENDING** Ava is a very sweet soul who is finding it all a bit tough in the refuge. She is quite sensitive, but very loving and is looking for an owner who can build up her confidence ..
  • Ava

  • Name: Dre
    Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier
    Age: 4 years 6 months
    Sex: Male
    Adoption Fee: $350.00
    Summary: CURRENTLY IN FOSTER CARE. PLEASE CALL REFUGE ON 5494 5275 to organise a meet and greet. Meet our super chunky lad Dre! He absolutely loves his humans and playing lots of games. He is looking f..
  • Dre

  • Name: Mabel
    Breed: Bull Arab x
    Age: 23 weeks
    Sex: Female
    Adoption Fee: $450
    Summary: Meet the beautiful Mabel. Like her brothers, Mabel is loving and playful, but please remember that she will grow quite large and will need ongoing training and socialisation. She will likely becom..
  • Mabel