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Deidra - Another Victim of Mildura Pound

VicDRG Blog This is Deidra. Impound 16274/2018. Her name means sorrowful and she is dead. Another victim of Mildura Pound. Deidra was found in the minipen according to her records. This either means she was dumped…

Sunraysia Daily comments on Mildura Pound

"Government investigation into Mildura pound complaint. A STATE Government department is investigating a fresh complaint against the Mildura pound just months after a probe found it failed to meet standards."…

RIP Toby. Another victim of Mildura Pound.

You were found wandering on the street and a kind person took you to Mildura Pound on the 7th September, no doubt hoping you would be claimed or sent to a rescue group.A rescue group had their name on…

If You Have Ever Considered Adopting A Dog, Consider Adopting A Senior. They Have So Much Love To Share.

VicDRG Blog Our Beautiful Charlie went dancing over the rainbow bridge (chasing many many tennis balls we believe!) 6 months ago this week. It’s taken me awhile to write this because every time I have gone to, I have…

Our Very Old Or Ill Dogs

VicDRG Blog Often we take on very old or ill dogs, that have had a really tough life. Sadly sometimes we can only give them a few months of love before leave us for what hopefully might be a better place. But in…

Winter Appeal 2018 - Please Keep Helping Us To Help Them

VicDRG Blog We have dedicated ourselves to saving the lives of our companion animals, bettering their conditions, and advocating for change with pounds for more than a decade. We can’t change the world, but we are…

Why Our Adoption Fees Are Fixed

Our Adoption Fees are fixed at $580 for a dog and $250 for a cat. Unlike some groups we do not charge a higher fee for a young healthy dog or for one with papers. We have the same adoption fee for all…

Franya and Fagin In The News

VicDRG Blog Our lovely duo, scared little Fagin and three-legged Fagin were in the Herald Sun on Sunday, 29 April. They are such a cute pair. Fagin is problem free but little Franya sometimes shivers uncontrollably…

Look At Little Nathan Now!

VicDRG Blog Little Nathan came from a pretty miserable pound where he was cold, skinny and frightened. He went through our usual program of foster caring, restoring his health and faith in people, and going on to…

Due To Be Killed, Just Before xmas

VicDRG Blog This is Winter. One of a family rescued from a pound, due to be killed, just before xmas. We find it incredible that we live in a society where life or death depends on groups like ours. Winter did not…