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what is "pets in the city"?

Pets in the City is a free guide prepared by the Petcare Information and Advisory Service (PIAS) to help city-dwellers make informed decisions about dog and cat ownership. This website provides practical information to help you decide whether you should own a dog or a cat, identify suitable breeds, negotiate rental and strata, manage pets with limited or no outdoor space as well as tips to help solve common problems.



Pets in The City is available as a download (PDF) that is easy to print and view.

Limited stocks of the 100 page Pets in the City booklets are currently available for purchase through the Lort Smith Animal Hospital - 24 Villiers Street, North Melbourne and Animal Welfare League New South Wales - Head Office, 71 Epping Road, North Ryde and Ingleside Shelter, 11 Cicada Glen Road, Ingleside. Booklets cost $14.95 + $3.50 postage & handling, all proceeds from sales go direct to the charities.

Contact Lort Smith by email -
Contact Animal Welfare League NSW on-line or by phone 02 8899 3333

Petcare Information and Advisory Service