01 March 2019
A Collie couple, both aged 20, pleaded guilty and were sentenced in the Collie Magistrates Court on Wednesday (27 February 2019) for cruelty to their horse, a thoroughbred stallion named Rio. The charges relate to a cruelty report made in May, 2018.
08 January 2019
RSPCA WA is investigating a number of baiting reports in Port Kennedy, south of Perth.
16 October 2018
A Thornlie woman was fined $5000, prohibited from contact with any animal for three years, and is required to pay costs $764.02, after being found guilty for cruelty to her dog, Lily. Lily has made a slow but full recovery.
05 October 2018
A husband and wife from the Shire of Murray were both found guilty of animal cruelty offences in the Mandurah Magistrates Court on Wednesday (3 October 2018). They were each fined $4000, and each had legal and care costs of $7000 awarded against them. They have also been banned from being in charge of any horse for a year.
19 September 2018
An influx of animals surrendered to Inspectors over the past financial year is stretching resources at RSPCA WA’s Animal Care Centre in Malaga.
11 September 2018
A 43 year old man has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty and was sentenced in Perth Magistrates Court today. The charge relates to his dog, Bully, a bull mastiff, who died after being left in a parked car in Balga in January this year.
06 September 2018
A Merriwa man has pleaded guilty to two counts of animal cruelty and was sentenced in Joondalup Magistrates Court on Wednesday, 5 September, 2018. The charges related to his dogs, Max and Marley, who were seized by a RSPCA Inspector in May, 2017.
06 August 2018
RSPCA WA will hold a Community Action Day at Anthony Waring Park, Clarkson, on 15 August from 12:30-3pm, to assist people who may be struggling financially with the upkeep of their pets.
23 July 2018
A 38 year old woman has been found guilty of three counts of animal cruelty and sentenced today in Mandurah Magistrates Court. The charges relate to two horses and a foal found on her Waroona property in March 2016
18 July 2018
A box of puppies has been found, dumped near Narrogin Creek in Narrogin, 190km south east of Perth. RSPCA is appealing for any information about the puppies or their mother.