All Animals

All Animals

All animals

In 2014-15, the RSPCA cared for 133,495 animals - 46,595 dogs, 52,804 cats, 295 horses, 3,044 livestock, 8,188 small pets such as mice, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, fish and ferrets, and 22,569 wildlife such as wombats, kangaroos, possums and reptiles (see Figure 1).

This was an increase of 6,191 animals (4.86%) from 2013-14 when we received 127,304 animals.

Figure 1: Total animals received 2014-15

Figure 1: Total animals received 2014-15

Note: The total number of animals coming into the care of the RSPCA can be influenced by many factors including the number of local council animal management (pound) contracts the RSPCA holds in any one year.