Sydney Pet Rescue & Adoption Inc.

Every Life is Precious to Us


Join in the fun …There’s something for everyone during World Animal Month!

Tuesday 1 Oct - Launch of Cadbury Chocolate Fundraiser
We will be running a Cadbury Fundraiser throughout World Animal Month. Could you help us raise funds by selling some chocolates at your workplace? Please click here to email Nat for more details.
Tuesday 1 Oct - Launch of Donation Tin Drive 
Why not help raise money for a Pet Needing Urgent Help or for our Emergency Boarding Appeal by putting out a donation tin at your workplace, or 1 - 10 tins in local businesses. For more details please click here to e-mail Kylie.
Friday 4 Oct – World Animal Day - Winter Raffle Draw - drawn, congratulations to all the winners

Friday 4 Oct – World Animal Day - Launch of World Animal Month Poetry Competition
in Memory of one of our much loved former volunteers Jen. Details below.

Sat 5 Oct 10-2pm - Adoption Day – Pet Care 2000 Caringbah
240 Taren Point Road, Caringbah NSW 2229. Bakers and stall helpers needed. Please click here to email Nat if you can help.

Sat 26 Oct – Garage Sale Trail
This is the first year that we have joined the Garage Sale Trail, a national Community event. It’s a great opportunity to have a Spring Clean, recycle and help raise funds to support our rescue pets.
Simply register your garage sale at nominating SPRA as the beneficiary of the proceeds from your garage sale, and including SPRA in the name of your garage sale e.g. Mitzy’s Garage Sale for SPR&A.
Please email us to let us know you are having a garage sale in aid of SPRA, and we will help promote your garage sale on our website and Facebook. Please click here to email Lucy
We will provide a tax deductible receipt for donation of your garage sale proceeds.
details of SPRA's  garage sale in link below
Sun 27 Oct 9-4pm- Gymea Village Fair.
This is always a fun day with lots of entertainment and lots of stalls. Come and visit our stall, meet our volunteers and find some goodies to take home. Bakers and stall helpers needed. Please click here to e-mail Nat for details.


On behalf of our rescued pets.... thank you for your support


'In memory of Jen our Christmas Elf'

Commenced Friday 4 October 2013

Closing 9pm Thursday 31 October 2013

World Animal Month is a time to remember, celebrate and pay tribute to animals,
and their place in our lives. Every life is precious to us, and every animal needs our care and protection.

Write a poem reflecting this message. You could choose to write about pets, farm animals, wildlife, or an animal protection issue, such as pound pets, factory farming, live export, or an animal protection issue of your choice.

         Maxie                                       Gracie                                   Cindy                           Domino
"We are looking for our furever homes"


What your poem will be judged on

1.     How well your poem reflects the theme.
2.     Creativity
3.     Overall appeal



1.     Under 12 years
2.     13-17 years
3.     18yrs+



First Prize and Highly Commended will be awarded in each category.


First prize

$50 Book voucher, kindly donated from *Jen’s Fund for Sad and Mistreated Animals

and a SPRA Gift Pack


Highly Commended 1-2 awards in each category

SPRA Gift Pack/ Doggy Love'em “Goody Bag”

Caesar waiting for his special family

Competition Rules

Entry Form

Poetry Competition Application Form.doc



Find our about Jen’s Fund for Sad and Mistreated Animals at

Click below to make a donation to 'Jen’s Fund for Sad and Mistreated Animals'
To donate online, or leave a bequest  please click below

You will get an automatic Tax Deductible receipt.