Snip and Chip Initiative

To keep your dog and cat, healthy, happy and safe, Council is helping pet owners to access affordable desexing, vaccinations and microchipping as part of their Snip and Chip initiative. Join us on Sunday 24 June 2018 at Rigarlsford Park 8am - 12pm to: 

  • Microchip your dog for only $10* (vouchers issued for cats)
  • Purchase a voucher* for subsidised desexing, vaccination and microchip for your cat and dog (for eligible pension card holders)
  • Check out the pet market stalls

Eligible pension card holders include: Rockhampton Regional Council residents that are an eligible holder of a Queensland Pensioner Concession card issued by Centrelink or the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, or Queensland Repatriation Health Card – for all conditions issued by the Department of Veterans Affairs or in receipt of a Widow’s Allowance.

Save money by pre-registering for a desexing voucher with the online form below before 20 June 2018 and receive 1 year free dog registration or cat owners receive $10 off the purchase.


Snip and Chip Rates as at 220518

The remaining costs are covered by Rockhampton Regional Council in order to offer pet owners a subsidised rate.

Thank you to the participating vets for supporting Rockhampton Regional Council’s Snip and Chip Initiative. 

*This initiative is for RRC residents only. Microchipping is available for all Rockhampton Region pet owners, not restricted to pension card holders. 

Click here to view form.