Archive of: Animal cruelty

WOMAN FINED AND BANNED FOR 10 YEARS FOR DOG CRUELTY

11 March 2014

WOMAN FINED AND BANNED FOR 10 YEARS FOR DOG CRUELTY

A Midland woman was today fined $6000 and prohibited from being in charge of; or having any contact with, an animal for 10 years after being found guilty of three counts of cruelty under the Animal Welfare Act 2002.

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MAN CONVICTED FOR NEGLECTING DOG AFTER ACCIDENT

05 February 2014

MAN CONVICTED FOR NEGLECTING DOG AFTER ACCIDENT

A Willagee man was today fined $2000 for animal cruelty in the Fremantle Magistrates Court for not taking his dog to a vet after it was hit by a car.

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RSPCA CEO SWEATS IT OUT TO SAVE DOGS

22 January 2014

RSPCA CEO SWEATS IT OUT TO SAVE DOGS

RSPCA WA CEO David van Ooran yesterday sweated it out in 50-plus degree temperatures to show the public why you shouldn’t leave your dog in a hot car.

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Man fined and banned for cruelty to dog

15 January 2014

Man fined and banned for cruelty to dog

A Bayswater man who appeared in Perth Magistrates Court today was fined $2500 and prohibited from owning a dog for five years after being charged by RSPCA with animal cruelty.

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Time for Government to get serious about protecting Australian animals.

12 December 2013

Time for Government to get serious about protecting Australian animals.

RSPCA Australia is once again calling on the federal government to take immediate action following revelations more Australian animals have suffered horrendous cruelty in the live export trade.

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Burnt dog finds new home with RSPCA staff

27 November 2013

Burnt dog finds new home with RSPCA staff

RSPCA Inspectors face some very sad situations and the case of ‘Missy’, the three-year-old Jack Russell cross, was a particularly distressing case.

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More than 70 animals found living in filthy conditions

22 November 2013

More than 70 animals found living in filthy conditions

RSPCA Inspectors today seized more than 70 animals from a property in the outskirts of Perth. The animals included sheep, dogs, cats, birds, guinea pigs and rabbits. Some of the animals were left with no food or water and were wallowing in filthy conditions.

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RSPCA Crisis Appeal

22 November 2013

RSPCA Crisis Appeal

In the last 12 months, RSPCA WA has performed an unprecedented number of large scale animal rescue operations. Combined, this has led to over 400 animals seized, away from squalid and appalling conditions.

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RSPCA seizes a large number of cats living in appalling conditions

13 November 2013

RSPCA seizes a large number of cats living in appalling conditions

RSPCA Inspectors today conducted a major operation seizing a large number of cats from a suburban Perth property after receiving a complaint about a number of cats allegedly living in appalling conditions.

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Woman fined and banned after cats locked in truck

13 November 2013

Woman fined and banned after cats locked in truck

A Greenmount woman was today found guilty of animal cruelty in Fremantle Magistrates Court, and received a 10-year ban and was fined $3000. She was also ordered to pay $5000 to the RSPCA in boarding and veterinary costs and more than $1200 in court costs.

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