Latest RSPCA South Australia News

Cats trapped in trees, drains and rainwater tanks – read more in our team rescue wrap up
Tiny Jazz was sole survivor of her litter
This three-legged cat reminds us how important it is to keep our furry friends safely contained
Peaks and troughs – SA’s annual kitten season is rough ride
October/November court files: Prison for owner of Marley
No, it’s not OK to chain your cat up – new local council cat by-law is inhumane and ill-informed
Paws on pavement – Walking your dog during summer
Senior cat Beans gets fresh start
Senior pets for older Australians
One family’s 455km journey to adopt Alfie, loveable pup who was living life of neglect
Marty – our resilient and smoochy animal emergency cat
September/October court files: Couple sentenced to six weeks imprisonment for starving mastiff dogs
Everything you need to know about parvovirus
Lost on streets for two months, thankfully Brixton was microchipped
Brixton was lost on streets for two months, thankfully she was microchipped
Found as a stray with a massive tumour, this brave dog’s story of survival is nothing short of inspirational
Surrendered to us underweight, Harry greyhound is now loving life
New move to end whipping of Thoroughbred racehorses
Zeus strikes it big
Little Magpie found trapped and hanging upside down in
Pets for People with Allergies
Caring for Goats: Dos and Don’ts
Here’s what to do if you find a fruit bat in your backyard
A tribute to Oscar and his fospice carer
RSPCA’s top tips for having a pet dog in an apartment
McGee was on brink of death – until a cruelty report saved his life
From streets to a loving home, Binna warrior Terrier defies all odds
Saved from a lifetime of pain, this golden retriever is now a ray of sunshine for her fur-mum
Excessive barking: why your dog does it, and how to get them to stop
Altruistic Win’s final act of kindness for animals
Turtles keep turning up at RSPCA SA – Knowledgeable homes sought for three Murray short-necked turtles
RSPCA SA warns pets at risk as mercury plunges – keep indoors if possible
Kittens left in rain prompts renewed calls for compassion towards unwanted animals
Owner sought for two stray sheep found wandering streets at Henley Beach
Public urged to keep lookout for fox with illegal steel-jaw trap attached to leg
Rejection of council’s proposed cat by-law reinforces urgent need for state-wide action
Australia’s largest Cat Desexing Programme heralds start of three-year partnership between RSPCA and Onkaparinga
More than 4000 chickens die as result of early morning truck fire on SE freeway
Dead dogs in backyards, squalor and starvation – SA’s cruelty case files exposed
Consumers urged to see breeding facility before buying animals after SA cat breeder convicted for ill-treatment of 118 cats
RSPCA SA applauds Adelaide University decision to cease inhumane animal test
Donors help chronically unwell 13-year-old dog spend her golden years full of love
This previously malnourished mum and her tiny pups are almost unrecognisable now
Matted, covered in fleas and left to starve in an abandoned backyard – Max’s incredible survival story
Neglected puppy finds loving home with dedicated Adelaide vet
Crochet-lover Judy finding sew many ways to help keep RSPCA shelter cats warm this winter
A peaceful refuge for final days of Buttons, deaf rabbit
With plenty of space to swim and play, these bonded turtles got their happy ever after