A fundraiser has been launched to cover the gigantic medical costs of an emaciated dog dumped at a rural pound. WARNING:...

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24th Nov. 2020 11:11 AM

A couple have been fined $7000 and banned from owning animals for four years after three horses were found malnourished in...

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17th Nov. 2020 4:11 PM

The RSPCA in investigating after a tiny baby kangaroo had to rescued after being shoved into a post box.

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13th Nov. 2020 9:11 AM

Six kelpie cross puppies dumped in a roadside bin were reunited on Wednesday with the family who saved their lives.

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11th Nov. 2020 3:11 PM

RSPCA has welcomed the proposed changes, which would make NSW’s laws the toughest in Australia and includes the power to...

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09th Nov. 2020 7:11 PM

A therapy dog in training was left fighting for life after eating food suspected of being laced with poison while on a...

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06th Nov. 2020 12:11 PM

Graphic accounts of horrific animal torture have emerged in a new study highlighting the suffering of animals in domestic...

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05th Nov. 2020 6:11 PM

ARE you sure that $5000 puppy you’re buying online is actually a purebred?

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04th Nov. 2020 12:11 PM

The woman who pulled eight puppies stuffed in zip-locked bags from a rest-stop bin says she still “feels sick” thinking...

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03rd Nov. 2020 4:11 PM

A woman has been handed a hefty fine and probation after RSPCA inspectors found a heavily pregnant dog tangled in her...

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31st Oct. 2020 7:10 AM

Two dog owners have faced court after RSPCA officers found their elderly pets in shocking states of neglect.

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30th Oct. 2020 11:10 AM

A young dad says he is an animal lover and he was “just very drunk” when kicked, dragged and flogged his dog with a...

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29th Oct. 2020 7:10 PM

Two dogs found bashed to death earlier this year were subjects of a council investigation prior to their deaths.

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29th Oct. 2020 10:10 AM

A woman who could not afford a vet said she did the best she could to help her dog, which was seized by the RSPCA and...

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28th Oct. 2020 7:10 PM

Authorities are investigating the grisly discovery of a dismembered dugong on a beach this morning.

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28th Oct. 2020 6:10 PM

In a heartwarming end to a tragic story, a beautiful gesture has put a smile back on the face of a woman whose beloved dog...

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18th Oct. 2020 3:10 PM

A truck driver has been sentenced for aggravated animal cruelty after his pet goat was found dead at the back of his...

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08th Oct. 2020 6:10 PM

A man’s erratic driving lead to a police search which uncovered an electrical weapon that he claimed was going to be used...

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07th Oct. 2020 4:10 PM

A snake-catcher was devastated after being called out after a python was deliberately run over by a car. WARNING:...

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07th Oct. 2020 4:10 PM

A man has been charged with a string of offences after an alleged crime spree which began with him stabbing two French...

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03rd Oct. 2020 8:10 AM

A WITNESS recalled seeing the dog “bounce” under the car.

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02nd Oct. 2020 2:10 PM

The full details of the “extremely cruel” conditions a couple subjected their cat to have been revealed in court for the...

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01st Oct. 2020 6:10 PM

Jennifer Althaus has described the horrific moment she discovered her pet greyhound was severely injured by an alleged...

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29th Sept. 2020 5:09 PM

The incident took place outside a fast food restaurant in Coffs Harbour last night.

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27th Sept. 2020 12:09 PM

The ‘mind-numbingly stupid’ shooting of 30 stock horses is evidence of the need for a live stock squad, experts say.

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25th Sept. 2020 3:09 PM

Expensive horses have been shot at a remote Northern Territory station by members of a sporting shooters’ association.

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24th Sept. 2020 1:09 PM

A terrified puppy was so scared of its abusive owner it cowered and wet itself when he approached it, a court has heard.

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23rd Sept. 2020 8:09 PM

When RSPCA inspectors visited this women’s property, what they found was so horrific she has ended up in court.

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23rd Sept. 2020 3:09 PM

Furious dog owners are demanding a controversial baiting program is banned with scores of beloved pets becoming ‘collateral...

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18th Sept. 2020 2:09 PM

Thrashing around with their ‘eyes popping out of their heads’, five dogs died horrific deaths in five hours after a...

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18th Sept. 2020 1:09 PM

A couple whose dog died after being tied up in the sun with no water on one of the hottest November days history have been...

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18th Sept. 2020 6:09 AM

Two puppy farms have been raided this morning by the RSPCA following reports of “extreme animal cruelty” and breeder...

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16th Sept. 2020 7:09 PM

THE activists released footage from inside the facility that shows the inhumane treatment of animals

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15th Sept. 2020 9:09 AM

‘For no reason, it was completely gratuitous, you picked up that dog and threw it over the front balcony’

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13th Sept. 2020 9:09 AM

The woman had been banned from owning animals but police found a dog tied up with only a bucket of ‘green slime’ water to...

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11th Sept. 2020 8:09 AM

John Graham Smith said he had no intention of killing the animal when he placed a noose around its neck, court told.

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11th Sept. 2020 8:09 AM

Pet shop owner Leichelle McMahon and her husband Shane have been charged by the RSPCA over accusations they failed to...

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10th Sept. 2020 7:09 PM

A massive snake has been noosed with rope to garden furniture in what has been described by a snake catcher as one of the...

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02nd Sept. 2020 11:09 AM

A dog cowered in the corner of a Sunshine Coast yard as it was flogged by its owner with a belt-like object, kicked and...

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31st Aug. 2020 4:08 PM

A heartbroken family says something sinister is going on after their beloved cat was attacked and killed.

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27th Aug. 2020 2:08 PM

A man who took his kelpie pigging and then neglected to take her to the vet for the injuries she suffered has lost his dog...

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22nd Aug. 2020 7:08 AM

Detectives have charged a teenager following disturbing online footage involving three kittens.

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20th Aug. 2020 7:08 AM

A man has been charged with animal cruelty and weapon offences for allegedly fatally shooting his neighbour’s dog.

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19th Aug. 2020 2:08 PM

Sickening footage has emerged showing three kittens being drowned.

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18th Aug. 2020 3:08 PM

A man is facing animal cruelty charges against native Australian lizards including shinglebacks and blue-tongues.

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12th Aug. 2020 3:08 PM

Racing tribunal disqualifies a greyhound trainer for using a ‘needle and thread’ on a mauled dog without anaesthetic or...

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07th Aug. 2020 7:08 PM

In what the RSPCA have described as a “sickening” act, a plover was found with an arrow through its chest. WARNING: GRAPHIC...

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07th Aug. 2020 2:08 PM

A woman has faced court for allegedly mistreating a kitten and neglecting to help a horse that was suffering a severe...

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06th Aug. 2020 4:08 PM

Investigations continue in the case of two fatally injured dogs, an incident that has sparked outrage across the state.

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05th Aug. 2020 11:08 AM