Archive of: 2018

RSPCA gets WA Government Funds for Pets in Crisis, Site Upgrades

14 August 2018

RSPCA gets WA Government Funds for Pets in Crisis, Site Upgrades

RSPCA WA has received $100,000 from the WA Government to continue providing crisis care for pets in domestic violence situations. An additional Lotterywest grant will also enable some desperately needed infrastructure improvements.

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RSPCA WA Offers Free Vet Checks for Pets in Need

06 August 2018

RSPCA WA Offers Free Vet Checks for Pets in Need

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.

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RSPCA WA Seeks Sweet Treats for Animals in Need

03 August 2018

RSPCA WA Seeks Sweet Treats for Animals in Need

RSPCA WA is calling for enthusiastic bakers, animal lovers and those who simply appreciate cupcakes to host a Cupcake Day event with friends, family and colleagues on 20 August to help raise funds for animals in need.

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Waroona Woman Found Guilty, Sentenced for Cruelty to Horses

23 July 2018

Waroona Woman Found Guilty, Sentenced for Cruelty to Horses

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

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Information Sought for Puppies Dumped in Narrogin

18 July 2018

Information Sought for Puppies Dumped in Narrogin

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.

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Horrendous Week of Cruelty Continues As Two Dogs Found Mutilated

29 June 2018

Horrendous Week of Cruelty Continues As Two Dogs Found Mutilated

RSPCA Inspector in Kalgoorlie is responding to a report of two dogs found mutilated in a yard in Boulder, as an horrendous week of cruelty-related news continues in WA.

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Appeal for Information - Dog Mutilated in Mandurah

28 June 2018

Appeal for Information - Dog Mutilated in Mandurah

RSPCA WA and WA Police are appealing for information about a dog found mutilated on Waterside Drive in Dudley Park, Mandurah, on 21 July 2018. The dog was found with a deep laceration around the circumference of its torso and abrasions on its face and paws.

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RSPCA WA Shocked By Sharp Increase in Violence Towards Animals

27 June 2018

RSPCA WA Shocked By Sharp Increase in Violence Towards Animals

RSPCA WA has released data that shows a sharp increase in violent cruelty against animals in the past year. Data relates to cases involving malicious beating or wounding, tormenting, torture and poisoning.

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Sheep and Heat Stress: The Facts

21 June 2018

Sheep and Heat Stress: The Facts

Both the Australian Veterinary Association and the Federal Government commissioned review of the live sheep export industry by Dr Michael McCarthy raised the issue of the impact of heat stress on sheep.

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Proposed New Laws Mean Better Welfare for Dogs

21 June 2018

Proposed New Laws Mean Better Welfare for Dogs

From time to time, RSPCA is asked what the State Government’s proposed new laws to stop puppy farming might mean for working dog breeders. So, what’s happening and why?

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