Dogs for Adoption

Looking for Love!! You will find it on this page!

If you are in need of a special companion, a mate or a work buddy – YAPS will have them here waiting for you.

  • from $300 for dogs 6 months and over
  • from $375 for puppies up to 6 months of age

For Your Adoption Fee Your Pet Will Be:

* Vet Checked * Vaccinated * Wormed * Desexed * Microchipped

If the puppy is too young to be desexed, the appointment is made by YAPS and paid for before you leave with your new pet.

If Renting

A COPY OF YOUR RENTAL AGREEMENT MUST BE SIGHTED BY YAPS STATING THAT YOU ARE ALLOWED TO HAVE A DOG, SPECIFYING WHAT SIZE/WEIGHT

Council Registration

Cairns Regional Council annual Dog Registration begins each year on the 1st July and ends on the 30th June.  Registration is compulsory and costs $41.00 to the end of June 2018

If you live in the Cairns Regional Council area you must register your new dog at the time of adoption.

Hours for Animal Viewing

9:30am to 4:00pm 7 days a Week

 

 

Dog of the Month

 

Name: Roxanne

Breed:  Wolfhound X
Born: 
19 June 2015
Sex:
 Female
Adoption Fee:
$300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

Dogs for Adoption

 
Name: Rain

Breed:  Staffy X
Born:  17th June 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Check out Rain and her 2 sisters Thunder and Lightning…absolutely gorgeous little pups as well as their Mum Storm (below)

 

Name: Thunder

Breed:  Staffy X
Born:  17th June 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Lightning

Breed:  Staffy X
Born:  17th June 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Storm

Breed:  Staffy 
Born:  1st December 2015
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  $300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Amy

Breed:  Staffy X
Born:  13th March 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Adam

Breed:  Bull Arab X
Born:  4th May 2017
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Travis

Breed:Mastiff X German Shepherd
Born:  1st June 2017
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Mark

Breed:Mastiff X German Shepherd
Born:  1st June 2017
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  $375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Caruso

Breed: Staffy X
Born:  25th June 2017
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Crumble

Breed: Staffy X
Born:  25th June 2017
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Choccy

Breed: Staffy X
Born:  3rd July 2015
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Toohey

Breed: Australian Cattle Dog
Born:  1st August 2014
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  So anyone for a game of ball??? my very very favourite game and I will even bring it back to you so that you can throw it again, now how clever am I..
I am also enjoy the company of most other dogs and just an all around adorable girl.

 

Name: Sarah

Breed: Bull Arab X
Born:  2nd December 2016
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Barbie

Breed: Bull Arab X
Born:  2nd April 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Kevin

Breed: Cattle Dog Stumpy Tail X Koolie
Born:  27th May 2017
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:   And before you ask! yes one day I think I may grow into my ears lol..
I was a bit shy when I first arrived at Yaps as my previous short life was not all that pleasant.
In my foster home and at Yaps I have been shown so much love that my earlier life is fading from my mind and I am looking forward to a happy loving life with my new family.

 

Name: Pippa

Breed: Catahoula Leopard Dog X 
Born:  12th February 2016
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Molly

Breed: Kelpie X Border Collie
Born:  17th March 2015
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Well hello there…my name is Molly and I am just gorgeous even if I do say so myself!!
I am a happy girl who would love to be part of an active family who will include me in their daily routine.
I am good with most other dogs so if you have another canine in your home I would love to me them and the 2 of us could hang out together.

 

Name: Sissy

Breed: Greyhound X Bull Arab
Born:  27th July 2015
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name: Gerald

Breed: Border Collie X
Born:15th May 2013
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  200.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Here is a true gentleman…
Gerald is a delight to have around and would enlighten your world with his charisma if you just give him a chance.

 

Name: Pepper

Breed: Staffy X
Born: 17th May 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

Name:  Abigail

Breed: Staffy X
Born: 16th August 2013
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Our beautiful girl Abi is having troubles finding her furever home.
She will need a home with no other pets or young children and someone who understands our loving girl.
If you are someone who is a one dog person looking for that special someone, come meet our Abi. She may just be the girl for you!

 

Name:  Big Fella

Breed: American Staffy X
Born: 1st July 2011
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  This guy is one heck of a bulldozer!
He absolutely loves his toys and acts as if he is only a tiny puppy. He doesn’t realize his size so he needs someone to will be able to handle him.
Best suited to a home with no other pets or small children. 

 

 

Name:  Pinot

Breed:  Mastiff X
Born:  2nd June 2015
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Meet the most gorgeous big girl in the world!!!
She is an absolute sweetheart who loves lots of cuddles and attention and in return she promise lots of yummy sloppy kisses!!
Being a bigger stronger girl she would be bested suited in a family with older children.

 

 

Name:  Shadow

Breed:  Kelpie X Lab
Born: 1st May 2016
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Our beautiful Shadow!!!  a strong girl with a gentle nature.
She just longs for a family life where she can lounge around, go for a walk and spend time with her new family.

 

 

Name:  Yarnah

Breed: Kelpie X Staffy
Born: 1st February 2017
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Cheeky… energetic  and playful!!  So come on people what more could you possibly want in your life.
Oh and I also do exquisite cuddles……

 

 

Name:  Andy

Breed: Cattle X Shar Pei
Born: 1st December 2016
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  375.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About: Andy is a very energetic boy who need a home where he is involved in lots of activity… chasing a ball going for a run or just anything to keep him stimulated.
He is great with bigger dogs but not small dogs

If you would like to meet me please call Yaps on 40576373 to make arrangements as I am out on foster 

 

 

Name:  Russell

Breed: Wolfhound X
Born: 5th November 2013
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Russell our longest tenant!! at Yaps
He is charming, handsome and loving so you may ask why is he still at Yaps and why has he been there so long?  Well our Russell is an ” Explorer”  
He needs a loving home where if no one is around he can be kept in a secure area so that the “exploring” nature does not take over.
He would be very happy to relax on the lounge room floor or a secure patio area while you are away but when you are home he will be at your side providing you with the love and companionship that you deserve.

 

 

Name: Aretha

Breed: American Bull Dog X Cattle Dog
Born:
 15th June 2016
Sex:
 Female
Adoption Fee:
$300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About: Aretha and her sister (below)  Oprah are our beautiful big girls.  Gentle..Kind and Loving
They have spent most of their lives at Yaps and it now time for them to find their very own home so they can experience what life is really like with a loving family

 

Name: Oprah

Breed: American Bull Dog X Cattle Dog
Born:
 15th June 2016
Sex:
 Female
Adoption Fee:
$300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

 

Name: Jayda

Breed:  Bull Terrier X Staffy
Born:
 1st March 2016
Sex:
 Female
Adoption Fee:
$300.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About: A special girl who will be your constant loyal companion if just given the chance.
Jayda was a very shy girl when she first arrived at Yaps but with lots of TLC she is forging ahead in leaps and bounds with a new confidence that is beautiful to see

Norma Jean

 

Name: Norma Jean

Breed:  
Bull Arab X Border Collie
Born:
 15th April 2013
Sex: 
Female
Adoption Fee: 
$300.00

About: A loving natured girl with a happy disposition.
Norma Jean does enjoy playing with the other dogs at Yaps but she will need to go to a home where there are no other dogs as she just wants to be the center of attention and not share her human family with another dog in a home situation.
Also no felines either for our Norma Jean..