Sydney Pet Rescue & Adoption Inc.

Every Life is Precious to Us



Animal Law Guide NSW- FAQs

A very helpful document answering frequently asked questions regarding such things as :
What are my rights and responsibilities as a pet owner?
What are my rights to have my pet in rental accommodation?
What are my rights if my pet is taken by a pound?
How do I ensure my pet is provided for after my death?
And lots more.





Sydney Vet Emergency & Specialists
675 Botany Road, Rosebery NSW 2018 Ph:  02 9197 5800

24 hour emergency care for your pets

250 Parramatta Rd, Homebush.  Tel: (02) 9758 8666,  
19 Old Northern Road Baulkham Hills Tel:  (02) 9639 7744,


Please support Puss 'n' Boots who are generously subsidising SPR&As pets emergency boarding needs
 Puss 'n' Boots Boarding Cattery - A Home Away from Home
664 Old Northern Rd
Dural NSW 2158
(02) 9651 1401

The Kitty Sitter is a professional pet sitting / pet minding service specialising in cat sitting and cat care covering a number of suburbs in Sydney's Inner West and Lower North Shore.
5% Discount for cats adopted from Cat Rescue, Cat Protection Society, the RSPCA or Sydney Pet Rescue & Adoption for one year of service from the first date booked.
Phone: 1800 705 745
Mobile: 0437 788 280
Email: [email protected]

Tel.    1300 30 70 20
Fax.   4647 3736
Tel Direct. 4647 3755

Looking for a new pet??
Please consider rescuing an animal from a Rescue shelter or from Death Row where they only have a short time to live

NOTE - Most pets are only kept for 7 days if not micro chipped and 14 days if micro chipped then they are euthanased if not rescued.

Blacktown City Council - Animal Holding Facility- central Pound for various councils
Ph: 02 9839 6161 for more information

Canterbury Council Animal Shelter (Pound) 2 Short Street Bankstown
Ph: 02 9709 6844 for more information

Hawkesbury Companion Animal Shelter
10 Mulgrave Road, Mulgrave 2756 Ph: 02 4560 4644
Hours -Mon-Fri  9 - 12.30pm, 2 - 4.30pm. Sat 9.30 - 11.30am, Sun 7-9am
Sutherland Shire Council Animal Shelter - 8 Production Road, Taren Point Phone: 02 9710 0401
The shelter operates under a 'Low-kill' policy, whereby only a dog or cat assessed to be either a danger or having an illness that would affect its quality of life is euthanased.

Sydney Dogs and Cats Home - 77 Edward St, Carlton NSW 2218
Ph: 02  9587 9611  Email: [email protected]
Wyong Shire (Charmhaven) Pound
located off Depot Road, Charmhaven and is open Monday to Saturday between 10am and 4.30pm.
Ph: (02) 4350 5353,  fax: 02 43921015


For Dogs, Cats & Horses

For Dogs, Cats, Horses & other pets

DABS Desexing & Rescue

All enquiries to: Andrea

Alaskan Malamute Rehoming Aid (Aust)
facebook page

Scottie/Westie Rescue & Foster - will also accept surrenders for re-homing
Please Contact -
Jan Phillips     -Scotties, email: [email protected]   Mobile 0412 411 424
Helen Leeson - Westies, email: [email protected]   Mobile: 0416 245 321

South Coast Animal Rescue - rescuing dogs from Death Row at pounds.

Looking for purebreeds or working dogs on Death Row?
Sophie's Choice predominantly highlights working breeds currently impounded and in need of a home (e.g. Border Collie, Australian Cattle Dog, Australian Kelpie, Koolie etc). Impounded purebreeds may also be featured, as well as any others Miss Sophie demands must be listed!

Dogs Across Australia links to and assists some thirty ?No Kill? dog rescue shelters operating in Australia.

  Looking for a Golden Retriever? Visit Golden Retriever Rescue Inc

At Porsche's Small Animal Rescue, we rehome all small animals; rabbits, guinea pigs, mice, rats, ferrets, chickens and more! These animals are rescued from pounds across NSW when there is no other option but to euthanase. Occasionally we take in surrendered animals.

The Cruelty Free Shop
A huge range of vegan food and cruelty-free products delivered to your door, anywhere in Australia.

Oz Kitty supports Pet Rescue in Australia with free text OR premium link exchange.

Australian Teens Against Animal Cruelty

           Alaskan Malamute Rehoming Aid (Aust)

Are you thinking of adopting a Malamute?
If so, please read this important information.
Please do not adopt any dog unless you are sure you can afford, and are fully committed to meeting their care needs.