Media Releases and Statements

Dr Bidda Jones AM to move on from RSPCA Australia at the end of the year

Tuesday, 12th October 2021

After a stellar career spanning 25 years with the RSPCA in Australia – including recently being appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia for her services to animal welfare science an

Wool talks are the time to commit to end mulesing

Friday, 8th October 2021

RSPCA Australia has again urged the wool industry to demonstrate leadership, meet community expectations and commit to ending mulesing, following a government and industry roundtable this week.  

National partners helping RSPCA Give to Get Them Home

Thursday, 7th October 2021

Donations made to the RSPCA today will be doubled, thanks to the generous support of national partners Peter Alexander and Elanco.

Recurrent animal welfare risks uncovered in new live cattle export study

Wednesday, 6th October 2021

Hungry, thirsty, cramped and suffering because of extreme temperatures – these are the conditions experienced by Australian cattle on live export ships, as recorded by government observers and laid

Better lives for 3 billion farm animals and counting

Friday, 24th September 2021

The RSPCA has today released a detailed report highlighting the positive impact the RSPCA Approved Farming Scheme is having on the lives of Australian farm animals.

‘Act now to prevent future tragedy’: RSPCA says lack of pet food safety regulation is putting Australian pets at risk

Wednesday, 18th August 2021

RSPCA Australia has joined forces with the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) and the Pet Food Industry Association of Australia (PFIAA) in calling for an end to the significant delays in deve