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 $350 for dogs 6 months and over
  • from $450 for puppies up to 6 months of age

For Your Adoption Fee Your Pet Will Be:

* Vet Checked * Vaccinated * Wormed * Desexed * Microchipped
* Adult Dogs Heartworm tested

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 you would like to meet any of the dogs please complete the pre adoption questionnaire below their picture and submit along with a copy of your rates notice if you own or if renting a copy of your rental agreement stating you are allowed to have a pet/s

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 $44.00 to the end of June 2022

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

Hours for Animal Viewing

Please complete the pre adoption questionnaire below the animal you are interested in meeting, once received we will set up a viewing time for you which will be between 10 am and 2 pm Monday to Sunday

 

Dogs for Adoption

 

Name:  Little Sean

Breed: Mix Breed
Born: 30th July 2021
Sex:  Male
Adoption Fee:  $450.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  We are unsure of Little Sean and Little Sharon’s (below) breed  perhaps some Cattle Dog but they do have stumpy little legs!!!  Believe will be medium size dog.

If you are interested in meeting Little Sean
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Little Sharon

Breed: Mix Breed
Born: 30th July 2021
Sex:  Female
Adoption Fee:  $450.00
BIN: 0000292198263

If you are interested in meeting Little Sharon
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Charlie

Breed: Bull Arab x Cattle
Born: 23rd April 2019
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 30 kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About: This handsome boy has ended up at Yaps through no fault of his own… another rental crisis scenario.
Charlie has had some training and has lived with another dog so is a well rounded socialized boy. 

If you are interested in meeting Charlie
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Lilou

Breed: Bull Arab x Kelpie
Born: 2nd January 2019
Sex:  Female
Weight:  Approx 23 kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  When this gorgeous girl arrived at Yaps she was just skin and bones but even then she had a cheeky smile on her face.
With good food, lots of love and attention she is now ready to move on to a family who will cherish her and be there for her.
Lilou is good with most other dogs as she enjoys her days at Yaps romping around the exercise yards with her friends.

If you are interested in meeting Lilou
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Chloe

Breed: Bull Arab X
Born: 7th December 2016
Sex:  Female
Weight:  Approx 23 kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

If you are interested in meeting Chloe
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Guess

Breed: Wolfhound X Bull Arab
Born: 6th October 2020
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 23 kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  This happy outgoing guy is looking for a second chance in life.  Guess was a pound rescue so we have no background info on him, but from observing him at Yaps he is just a cool dude!!
Guess loves to get out and socialize and play with some of the other Yaps dogs and enthusiastically greats our volunteer dog walkers each morning for his daily walk.

If you are interested in meeting Guess
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Max

Breed: Rotti
Born: 12th September 2017
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 38 kg
Adoption Fee:  $450.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  This boy so longs a home where he will be loved and the centre of attention and he so deserves this 
Max used to be a regular boarder at Yaps but sadly his owner found himself in a situation where he could no longer care for him
He is a super guy but will need to be the only dog in the family 
Also no young children as he has never been around then and any screaming will set off some alarm bells for him 
Please do not let that put you off him but he just needs a special gentle understanding person to be part of his life

If you are interested in meeting Max
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Lace

Breed: Kelpie X Staffy
Born: 27th March 2020
Sex:  Female
Weight:  Approx 19kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Lace was a rescue from the local pound so we do not have any back ground
She is a happy friendly girl but will need an owner how will commit some time to training her so she learns what it takes to become part of your family.
A little bit of time and effort and you will have the most loving loyal companion ever.

If you are interested in meeting Lace
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Loki

Breed: Wolfhound X
Born: 12th September 2018
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 35kg
Adoption Fee:  $395.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  If you are after a super nice cool guy then look no further then this guy as he is a gem.
We do not have any background on him as he was a rescue from the pound but from what we have seen he is fantastic,  gentle… caring and loving

If you are interested in meeting Loki
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

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Name:  Oscar

Breed:  Cattle x Gt Dane
Born: 3rd January 2019
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 30kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  Oscar and Millie (below) have just gone through their heartworm treatment and are now ready to go off to a new home.
Both of these dogs are happy active canines and will make a great family companion.
Oscar and Millie did come in together so if anyone was interested in adopting 2 dogs this would be the pair for you.

If you are interested in meeting Oscar
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name:  Millie

Breed:  Cattle x Kelpie
Born: 1st September 2018
Sex:  Female
Weight:  Approx 24kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:   See above on Oscar

If you are interested in meeting Millie
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name: Bobby

Breed:  Staffy X Kelpie
Born:  18th January 2021
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 31kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About   This happy outgoing friend young man is a gem to have around.  Nothing phases Bobby… he is just one of those outgoing guys who loves other dogs and humans 
Bobby has ended up at Yaps through no fault of his own and would just love a new family to be part of.
He has also lived with cats in harmony 

If you are interested in meeting Bobby
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name: Marlon

Breed: Mastiff X
Born:  11th November 2018
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 32kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About   This awesome boy was a rescue from the local pound so do not have any background info on him.
So besides from being very handsome he gets along with most other dogs and just loves his humans.
Our Marlon is very athletic so will need a high fence to keep him safe and secure and am sure he would love another dog to be his best mate.

If you are interested in meeting Marlon
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name: Cookie

Breed:  Bull Arab X 
Born:  September 1 2019
Sex:  Female
Weight:  Approx 39kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

 

About:  Cookie and Ronnie (Below) were surrendered into Yaps together and they are with us through no fault of their own.
Both dogs are good with most other dogs and have been around children.
They are a happy and will put a smile on your face just being around them.

If you are interested in meeting Cookie
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name: Ronnie

Breed:  Staffy X
Born:  October 15 2018
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 32kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

See write up on Cookie above

If you are interested in meeting Ronnie
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

 

Name: Colombo

Breed:  Pointer X
Born:  February 22 2021
Sex:  Male
Weight:  Approx 20kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

If you are interested in meeting Colombo
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire

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Name: Ragnar

Breed:  Cattle Dog x Bull Arab
Born:  18th June 2020
Sex: Male
Weight:  Aprrox 26kg
Adoption Fee:  $350.00
BIN: 0000292198263

About:  This boy was a rescue from the local Pound so we have no background info on him.
He has mixed nicely with another girl that also came from the Pound but at this stage have not tried him with other dogs.
He is a happy outgoing guy except around lawn mowers so it seems something has happened with a mower in life before coming into care at Yaps.

If you are interested in meeting Ragnar
please complete this Pre Adoption Questionnaire