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ADOPT A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION YOU CAN KEEP… FUREVER

31 December 2020

ADOPT A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION YOU CAN KEEP… FUREVER

Everyone’s looking forward to seeing the back end of 2020. At the RSPCA in Malaga, there are 6 longtermers who are looking forward to it more than most after having spent an average of 130 days in our kennels or cattery.

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Where there's a will, there's a way

22 December 2020

Where there's a will, there's a way

You work hard. You plan. You save. As you get older, you know who you are and what you value. You decide what kind of legacy you’d like to leave and who you want your assets to help when you’re gone. For many people, that includes a gift in their will to RSPCA WA to reflect their love for animals, to celebrate the joy and companionship animals have brought them, and to help end animal cruelty well into the future.

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Man sentenced for cruelty to dog and rat

18 December 2020

Man sentenced for cruelty to dog and rat

A 21-year-old Midland man has today been sentenced after being found guilty of two charges of animal cruelty in the Midland Magistrates Court.

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Urgent call for donations to care for surrendered rabbits

25 November 2020

Urgent call for donations to care for surrendered rabbits

Over 100 rabbits were removed from a Perth home over the past two days, with the RSPCA calling for urgent donations to help with their care.

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Animal Welfare a Key Election Issue in WA

20 November 2020

Animal Welfare a Key Election Issue in WA

In the lead up to the March election, RSPCA WA is calling on all political parties and independent MPs to show Western Australians that they’re committed to animal welfare.

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Woman Sentenced for Cruelty to Horse

30 October 2020

Woman Sentenced for Cruelty to Horse

A 72-year-old woman from Jelcobine, 115km south-east of Perth, has been sentenced after pleading guilty to one charge of animal cruelty in the Armadale Magistrates Court.

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Halloween costumes scary in more ways than one

27 October 2020

Halloween costumes scary in more ways than one

RSPCA WA is asking people to pause and think before playing dress-up with their pet this Halloween.

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Animals and Welfare Warriors Celebrated at Awards

05 October 2020

Animals and Welfare Warriors Celebrated at Awards

A doggy volunteer who loves a good book, a couple of wildlife warriors and a bold emu rescuer were among those recognised at RSPCA WA’s Animal Welfare Awards on Friday 2 October.

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Life-Time Prohibition handed down for cruelty to dog

11 August 2020

Life-Time Prohibition handed down for cruelty to dog

A 55-year old Yanchep woman has been permanently prohibited from being in charge of any animal as part of her sentence for animal cruelty.

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Man sentenced for using metal-jawed traps on animals

15 June 2020

Man sentenced for using metal-jawed traps on animals

A man from Perth’s southern suburbs pleaded guilty to two charges of animal cruelty, relating to his use of steel-jawed traps.

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