Archive of: Education

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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RSPCA WA REMINDS PET OWNERS TO KEEP PETS SAFE AT EASTER

22 March 2016

RSPCA WA REMINDS PET OWNERS TO KEEP PETS SAFE AT EASTER

The Easter holidays may be known for chocolate eggs, hot cross buns and sweet treats, but RSPCA WA is warning these sugary delights can be dangerous to your pet’s health.

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Seven year old becomes RSPCA WA'S first Perth-based Junior Ambassador

04 March 2016

Seven year old becomes RSPCA WA'S first Perth-based Junior Ambassador

Despite his young age, seven-year-old Spencer Parrott is a seasoned animal welfare campaigner – and now he’s being recognized as Perth’s first ever RSPCA WA Junior Ambassador.

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RSPCA WA reaches out to Gosnells community

25 February 2016

RSPCA WA reaches out to Gosnells community

On March 3, RSPCA WA will host a free Community Action Day in Gosnells for local residents keen to learn more about animal welfare.

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Be part of our Community Action Day in the Gosnells!

23 February 2016

Be part of our Community Action Day in the Gosnells!

Through Community Action Days, RSPCA WA aims to share information and provide help to members of the public with common problems like fleas, worms, ticks, fly bitten ears, mange and understanding basic requirements for shelter and nutritional needs. People can also talk to inspectors about concerns of cruelty in their local area.

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RSPCA WA REMINDS SMALL LAND HOLDERS AND HOBBY FARMERS OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES DURING HEAT WAVE

08 February 2016

RSPCA WA REMINDS SMALL LAND HOLDERS AND HOBBY FARMERS OF PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES DURING HEAT WAVE

Hobby farmers, small landholders including owners of chickens, sheep, cattle, horses and goats and livestock producers, are urged to check water quantity and quality during this week’s heat wave. Generally, healthy livestock may tolerate a range of temperatures. However, during periods of extreme heat they require added care from shade, shelter and plenty of clean water to stay healthy.

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ADVICE FROM THE RSPCA WA FOR ANIMAL CARE AND PROTECTION DURING THE COMING WEEKEND’S HEATWAVE

04 February 2016

ADVICE FROM THE RSPCA WA FOR ANIMAL CARE AND PROTECTION DURING THE COMING WEEKEND’S HEATWAVE

The RSPCA WA would like to remind pet owners of their responsibility and accountability towards their animals during what is anticipated to be a low to severe heat wave along the west coast of Western Australia this weekend. More information can be obtained from the Bureau of Meteorology.

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