Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals NSW (RSPCA NSW)

Phone: 02 9770 7555; 1300 278 358 (State-wide Cruelty Complaints Line)

Fax: 02 9770 7575

Location: Sydney Shelter, 201 Rookwood Rd, Yagoona NSW 2199

Mail: PO Box 34, Yagoona NSW 2199




Description: Provides an animal shelter which re-homes unwanted animals, a public veterinary hospital, animal ambulance service, surrender of animals and cruelty inspectors to enforce animal welfare laws. Also provides emergency boarding programs such as Living Ruff (for homeless pet owners), Safe Beds for Pets (domestic violence victims), & Pets of Older Persons (senior pet owners that may require hospital stays). The Animal Shelter is open everyday from 9.30am-3.30pm (closed public holidays) for adoptions & reclaims. Animal surrenders are accepted 9:30am-3pm weekdays by appointment (closed public holidays). The veterinary hospital is open 9.30am-12noon & 1.30-7pm weekdays, 9.30am-12noon weekends (closed public holidays). Stray animals should be taken to the local pound.

Hours: Shelter Mon-Fri 8am-7.30pm; Adoptions 9:30am–3:30pm Mon–Sun; The shelter is closed on public holidays.

Fees: Yes for adoptions & surrenders

Contact: Sydney Yagoona Shelter 02 9770 7575

Disability Access: Yes

Area Served: Sydney Metro

Languages (other than English): Arabic, Cantonese, French (minimal), German (basic), Greek, Indonesian, Malay, Mandarin, Spanish, Vietnamese - limited availability dependant on staff rosters.

Volunteering Note: Welcome trained volunteers - information and how to apply can be found on the website

Keywords: Broad Community; Animal Care Volunteers; Animal Welfare; Peak Bodies; Registered Charity; Veterinary Services

Alternative Names: RSPCA Animal Ambulance

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