Our role

The state and territory member Societies provide services to animals in need through their shelters and inspectorates. In the national office, RSPCA Australia works to influence animal welfare policy, practice and legislation across the country
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Key issues

The RSPCA advocates for the welfare of animals across a number of industries, issues and platforms. Help from our supporters is important to progress change. Working together is key.
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Whether you're an individual or a business, there are multiple ways you can support the RSPCA
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The RSPCA is an independent, community-based charity providing animal care and protection services across the country.
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By choosing adoption, you’ll not only have the chance to make a friend for life, but you’ll be giving an animal a second chance and helping support the RSPCA.
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RSPCA Australia 1 Jun 2012
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RSPCA Australia 31 May 2012
Livestock vote a victory for animal welfare
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RSPCA Australia 28 May 2012
RSPCA Cat Concession Program extended
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RSPCA Australia 25 May 2012
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RSPCA Australia 21 May 2012
Truck driver sought over puppy dumping
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RSPCA Australia 20 May 2012
Thousands walk for animal welfare
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RSPCA Australia 19 May 2012
Puppy update
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RSPCA Australia 19 May 2012
Final countdown to Million Paws Walk
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RSPCA Australia 18 May 2012
Puppies dumped at Bolivar
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RSPCA Australia 12 May 2012
RSPCA urges action over livestock move
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Please note that RSPCA Australia is the national office of the RSPCA and does not have an animal operations function. For queries about adoptions, shelter operations or animal cruelty complaints or investigations, please contact the relevant state or territory RSPCA on the details below.

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