Pet Motels and Pet Resorts, dog boarding and cat boarding, dog boarding kennels, catteries, and pet sitting services in the Northern Rivers NSW, and Gold Coast Hinterland QLD region.
Please note, kennels and catteries may require a current vaccination certificate. Check with the operator prior to booking.
There's also information about on leash and off leash dog exercise areas on the Gold Coast, in Byron Shire and Tweed shire.
Dog exercise areas are provided by Council for dog owners.
These areas are not for the exclusive use of dogs and their owners.
They are for the enjoyment of all, so please be considerate of people who may be sharing the area with you and your dog or using the park after you leave.
There's also a Gold Coast Dog Parks app available on iTunes and Google Play.
See Byron Shire Council - Animal exercise areas,page with link to PDF describing off leash and on leash areas, with aerial maps and legends.
Off-lead Exercise Areas:
Please visit Byron Shire Council - COMPANION ANIMAL EXERCISE AREAS web page, which has a link to a PDF containing aerial maps and full description to off leash and on leash areas.
Local vets are located at Billinudgel, Mullumbimby, Byron Industrial complex and Suffolk Park.
Information courtesy of Tweed Shire Council - "Dogs" page, which has tips for dog owners, on-leash and leash free exercise areas, information about responsibilities and rules with your dog in a public place, and more.
Please let the birds be able to nest and forage in peace!
Council has designated a dog exclusion area encompassing land east of Tweed Coast Road from Yugari Drive north to Peninsula Street, including all foreshore areas of the Cudgera Creek estuary and the beach north of Cudgera Creek mouth to the shoreline adjacent to the Peninsula Street beach access walkway.
The closure of this area to dogs is to protect significant shorebird and beach nesting bird habitat and reduce disturbance. [Map (837kB JPG) is available for download from the TSC page for "Dogs"].
The following areas are approved dog leash free exercise areas within the Tweed Shire*:
*Maybe subject to change. Please check for updates. Visit the web page for on-leash exercise areas.