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Join our next Community Action Day in Mandurah

02 February 2017

Join our next Community Action Day in Mandurah

Come along to our next Community Action Day at Rushton Park, Mandurah on Wednesday 15th February from 1pm til 3pm.

Discuss your pet’s health with our friendly team and take home some goodies - including free pet food & treatments for your pet.

Bring your best mate along for a free vet check and a play date with other local pooches.

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NEW SCHEME TO SUPPORT PET OWNERS AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

16 January 2017

NEW SCHEME TO SUPPORT PET OWNERS AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

RSPCA WA is trialing a new scheme offering practical support to pet owners who are living in a domestic violence household.

Through a network of dedicated foster carers, RSPCA WA will temporarily care for victims’ pets while they find alternative housing, and is calling for those interested in becoming a foster carer for the scheme to register their interest - to support the scheme’s viability and see it established as a permanent, long-term service.

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RSPCA ‘DUMBFOUNDED’ BY IGNORANT DOG OWNERS FOLLOWING MORE CASES OF DOGS IN HOT CARS

04 January 2017

RSPCA ‘DUMBFOUNDED’ BY IGNORANT DOG OWNERS FOLLOWING MORE CASES OF DOGS IN HOT CARS

RSPCA WA is urging dog owners to listen to its warning about leaving their dog in a car on a hot day, following a number of new incidents and continual reports to its cruelty line.

Despite widespread publicity in recent years about the dangers of leaving a dog in a hot car, people are ignorantly still putting their dog’s health and life at risk.

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MAKE THIS CHRISTMAS A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FOR YOUR PETS

22 December 2016

MAKE THIS CHRISTMAS A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FOR YOUR PETS

RSPCA WA is reminding pet owners to think about their animals this Christmas, and to consider the impact of the festivities on their beloved pets, while celebrating with loved ones.

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ENDING IRRESPONSIBLE DOG BREEDING A WA ELECTION PRIORITY FOR RSPCA WA

20 December 2016

ENDING IRRESPONSIBLE DOG BREEDING A WA ELECTION PRIORITY FOR RSPCA WA

Ending irresponsible dog breeding is one of five key animal welfare issues on which the RSPCA plans to campaign in the lead up to the WA State Election in March 2017.

RSPCA WA President, Lynne Bradshaw, said the organisation aimed to get support on the issue from all political parties contesting the election, with WA Labor first to get on board.

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RSPCA welcomes whip ban in harness racing

10 December 2016

RSPCA welcomes whip ban in harness racing

The RSPCA has today welcomed the landmark decision by Harness Racing Australia to ban the use of the whip in racing from 1 September 2017.

RSPCA Australia CEO Heather Neil said the removal of whips from harness racing will go a long way towards protecting harness racing horses from unnecessary and unjustified pain and distress.

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Billboard Battery to End Layer Cages

05 October 2016

Billboard Battery to End Layer Cages

RSPCA Australia has today stepped up its call to end the battery cage, with the launch of a prominent national billboard campaign.

Concerned about public awareness of the more than 11 million layer hens still suffering in battery cages in Australia, the RSPCA says a disappointing response from the egg industry so far has led it to take bold action beyond the organisation’s more traditional methods of communication.

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RSPCA REACHES OUT TO ELLENBROOK COMMUNITY

26 May 2016

RSPCA REACHES OUT TO ELLENBROOK COMMUNITY

On Wednesday 8 June, RSPCA WA will host a free Community Action Day at Charlottes Vineyard Pavilion in Ellenbrook for local residents who are interested in animal welfare.

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Be part of our Community Action Day in Ellenbrook!

04 May 2016

Be part of our Community Action Day in Ellenbrook!

RSPCA WA Community Action Days are free events where local communities can get together to meet RSPCA Inspectors, local Rangers, local vets, animal rescue organisations and dog trainers.

Through these events, we aim to show people how to be a responsible pet owner and that includes providing information about common problems like fleas, worms, ticks, fly bitten ears, mange, shelter, food and water. We work with rangers to explain pet registrations and local council laws, and there are vets available to give free advice and check-ups.

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RSPCA REUNITES LOST CAT WITH OWNER – 50 KILOMETRES ON

11 April 2016

RSPCA REUNITES LOST CAT WITH OWNER – 50 KILOMETRES ON

A black female cat by the name of Mushu and owned by a family in Hamilton Hill, was spotted wandering in the suburb of Hamersley last week and was handed into RSPCA WA’s Animal Care Centre in Malaga.

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