03 October 2017
On Thursday 12 October we will be holding one of our Community Action Days in the City of Kwinana, at Calista Oval from 1pm – 3pm.
The Kwinana catchment has been identified as an area in need of animal welfare education and support, with our Inspectors regularly called out to welfare concerns.
26 September 2017
RSPCA WA is calling for witnesses who may have information about a cat which was shot with an arrow in Ellenbrook, north of Perth, earlier this afternoon.
21 September 2017
RSPCA WA is calling for information regarding a cat shooting on 19 September in Byford, 50km southeast of Perth.
24 August 2017
Warning this article contains graphic images
It has been a horrendous 48 hours for animals around Western Australia, with concerned members of the community reporting four severe cases of cruelty and neglect around the state to RSPCA WA.
In addition to the sad case of Jack, the dog burnt in Geraldton earlier this week, in the last 48 hours Inspectors have had to attend to:
A puppy bashing south of Perth
An emaciated, injured foal in Bunbury
A cat suffering from extreme neglect in Mandurah
A badly neglected dog with a severe skin condition in Perth’s northeast
23 August 2017
RSPCA WA is sad to advise that Jack, the small dog who was rescued in Geraldton on Tuesday after suffering horrendous burns, has succumbed to his injuries.
22 August 2017
RSPCA WA is calling for information relating to a burnt dog in Geraldton overnight.
17 August 2017
In just one day, RSPCA WA Inspectors rescued 39 animals in just two investigations in Perth’s northern suburbs and Collie. The two cases are not related, but demonstrate the challenges faced by RSPCA Inspectors every day.
26 July 2017
RSPCA WA welcomes today’s announcement by the Minister for Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence, the Hon Simone McGurk MLA, of a one-off funding commitment of $100,000 by the WA Labor Government to support the organisation’s Pets in Crisis trial program.
The Pets in Crisis program offers a temporary home for pets from households experiencing family and domestic violence while their owner seeks refuge or temporary accommodation of their own, helping to alleviate some of the logistical stress of removing themselves and their loved ones from a dangerous home environment.
24 July 2017
Clinton Charles Wheatley was sentenced in Perth Magistrates Court today after pleading guilty to cruelty to sheep on his Toodyay farm in March 2014.
He was fined $50,000 and given a conditional prohibition order.
13 July 2017
A Gosnells man was sentenced at Armadale Magistrates Court on Tuesday for animal cruelty after he pleaded guilty to charges of neglect of his two elderly dogs.
Christopher Lee Gleich, 44, was fined $10,000 and received a 10 year ban from owning any animal and was ordered to pay costs of $3,808.