Yaps Animal Refuge Shelter rescue dogs and cats in Cairns Queensland Australia .. Yaps Boarding Kennels are the biggest and best in Cairns .. we rehome abandoned .. abused and unwanted animals.

Our shelter protects many cats and dogs until the right families come along .. some live out their days with us as permanent guests .. all facilities run successfully because of dedicated staff .. volunteers .. supporters and members.


Adopt a Dog | Adopt a Cat

Dog Boarding | Cat Boarding

Foster an Animal



Volunteer/Dog Walking Orientation Saturday July 26th 2014 at 9.30 AM
If you wish to walk dogs after the orientation please wear closed in shoes.
Looking to get some exercise? Why pay gym fees when our dogs will exercise you for free!! and will reward you with lots of licks and cuddles.
ONLY people 18 years of age and older are eligible to attend the orientation and walk dogs.


Contact YAPS on (07) 4057 6373 or Email Yaps Anytime