The RSPCA has issued a dire warning for pet owners to be more responsible, after receiving more than 140 calls for dogs left in hot cars so far this summer.
While half of Aussie cat owners admit skipping regular health checks, there are some symptoms you shouldn’t ignore.
A father and his adult son have been charged with animal cruelty after allegedly leaving their dog to starve to within an inch of its life.
It is one of the great truths of dog parks that they are populated by the same sorts of people — and canines — the world over. And so, behold, my zoological study.
The annual fundraiser on August 16 raises money for the abused, abandoned and neglected animals of WA.
The Helena Valley pair came into the spotlight after their French Mastiff was found ‘unresponsive’ and in a ‘very poor body condition’ by an RSPCA inspector last year.
West Australians looking to add a furry member to their family have been heartbreakingly taken for thousands of dollars by fraudsters that never deliver.
The RSPCA WA is calling on the State Government to back it with a huge rise in funding to combat a troubling increase in animal abuse.
Over the past week, RSPCA WA has seen a 55 per cent spike in calls regarding concerns for animals without proper shelter.
A free event for dog-owners and their fur babies has been postponed after a case of parvovirus was confirmed, with another suspected in the area.
The mouse plague over east has triggered a nation-wide shortage of Vitamin K, which is used to counteract the effects of ingesting toxic levels of rodent bait.
A new cookbook for pooches will ensure that their meals are as appetising and as healthy as your own.
If you think your lifestyle isn’t suited to a pet, or vice-versa, it’s time to think again according to leading experts in both fields.
More Aussies than ever before are becoming proud pet owners but there are growing concerns over what this means for the animals themselves.
Style guru Leona Edmiston is known for marrying elegance and comfort with her designs, she’s also a whiz when it comes to blending trendy interiors and pet-friendly living.
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A family whose puppy was fatally ‘crushed’ during a vicious attack at a dog park are devastated after their local council revealed the other animal’s owners would not be prosecuted. Here’s why.
A wannabe celebrity vet has been banned for a year and ordered to pay $260,000 in costs after performing an outlawed procedure to freeze the movement of horses’ tails.
WA’s leading animal charity has called on the State Government to scrap ‘unnecessarily cruel’ tenancy laws that allow landlords to baselessly reject renters with pets.
A Broome calf who thinks he is a dog has become a local celebrity thanks to his quirky behaviour.
A Spearwood family’s beloved dog has been viciously mauled and killed in its own backyard — the second fatal dog attack in the suburb in less than two weeks.
The southern suburbs resident realised his pet python Bonnie was missing about a week ago.
A 15-year-old dog has cheated death after falling down a 10m bore well on Wednesday night.
Pet owners searching for a rental in WA’s dire market are resorting to creating ‘pet resumes’ or getting references for their pets to have a chance at finding a house.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder has been labelled an animal-abuse hotspot in regional WA, according to the latest report released by RSPCA.
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