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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Education resources

The RSPCA has a range of educational resources available for free to help children and adults alike learn more about animal welfare.

These resources include educational games, tools and programs for teachers, educators and parents that aim to teach children about animals and increase their understanding and awareness of animal welfare.

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Animal welfare related posters and games

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See what some of Australia's most intensively farmed animals need to have a good life, including what good animal welfare means.
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Paper games for kids

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Ready to print colouring in with spot the difference and cut out and fold chatterbox all about hens, including interesting facts about hens and eggs.
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Compare what is legally required in farming systems with the RSPCA Approved Farming Scheme Standards.

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Find out all things farm animal welfare, food and farming in Australia with our host Brian Daly.
In engaging and enlightening episodes, the RSPCA’s Humane Food Podcast explores a range of topics that we know interest Australians.
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