Archive of: 2017

Mulesing and Pain Relief in WA

22 October 2017

Mulesing and Pain Relief in WA

Recently, sheep farmers in Wickepin asked RSPCA WA what percentage of sheep currently receive pain relief during mulesing.

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RSPCA Seminar - Ensuring a Humane Death for Farm Animals

22 October 2017

RSPCA Seminar - Ensuring a Humane Death for Farm Animals

Good farm animal welfare means giving animals a humane death, as well as a life worth living. Therefore, on farm destruction and emergency killing for biosecurity or other reasons is an ongoing topic of interest for producers.

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RSPCA WA - We're Here For All Creatures...

22 October 2017

RSPCA WA - We're Here For All Creatures...

We work with all kinds of animals as well as advising the community on animal welfare and raising funds to support our work. Here’s a snapshot of what we achieved in 2016/17.

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RSPCA Inspectors - How They Work With Livestock

22 October 2017

RSPCA Inspectors - How They Work With Livestock

RSPCA WA Inspectors operate under the Animal Welfare Act 2002 and their work involves commercial livestock.

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Australians Expect Humane Treatment of Livestock

22 October 2017

Australians Expect Humane Treatment of Livestock

A Productivity Commission report has identified animal welfare as a “pivotal issue” for the future of Australian agriculture.

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Lucy's Story

13 October 2017

Lucy's Story

This page provides more information on Lucy’s rescue and subsequent treatment at RSPCA WA. We want you to know that we did everything we possibly could to rehabilitate her and give her the life that every dog deserves.

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SMALL CHANGE SUPPORTS BIG CHANGE ON HAPPY TAILS DAY

05 October 2017

SMALL CHANGE SUPPORTS BIG CHANGE ON HAPPY TAILS DAY

On Friday 6 October, approximately 100 RSPCA WA volunteers will be in the city and at train stations around Perth collecting donations for RSPCA WA’s annual street appeal, Happy Tails Day.

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RSPCA WA Community Action Day in Kwinana

03 October 2017

RSPCA WA Community Action Day in Kwinana

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.

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Cat Found with Arrow Through its Ear - Call for Information

26 September 2017

Cat Found with Arrow Through its Ear - Call for Information

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.

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Notice of nominated candidates  for election to the Board of RSPCA WA

22 September 2017

Notice of nominated candidates for election to the Board of RSPCA WA

On 25 August 2017, nominations were called from eligible candidates for the election of four Board Members for three-year terms, in accordance with Clause 5.0 of the RSPCA WA Board Election Procedures.

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