Ranger Services

What our rangers can help with

Our rangers serve an important role and are on hand to assist Cockburn residents with a variety of animal-related concerns.  

Cats and dogs

Lost or found a cat/dog? Visit our Animal Pound page.

If you have a dog or cat complaint refer to our pages on Nuisance Cats opens in a new windowBarking Dogs and Aggressive and Dangerous Dogs.


Concerned about a snake you have seen? Don't approach the snake yourself. Move slowly away and call the Wildcare Hotline on 08 9474 9055. The the Wildcare Hotline is a 24/7 volunteer service which will provide you with advice on how to respond. If necessary, they will put you in contact with a volunteer reptile remover or a licensed pest controller.

Contact a Ranger

Our rangers are contactable weekdays 8.30am-5pm. If you wish to speak to someone call 08 9411 3444. Alternatively you can send an email to [email protected].

Operational hours

Monday-Friday: 7am-7pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: 7am-6pm
Christmas Day: Closed

Outside of office hours

Incoming calls are redirected to a pager service outside of office hours.




Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Language Support

Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.