PetRescue Library

Animal Welfare Principles

PetRescue’s animal welfare principles

Find out more about our position on some of the key and controversial animal welfare issues in Australia, and the solutions we’re promoting to create a future where every rescue pet finds a loving home.

PET ADOPTION

NO KILL

BREED SPECIFIC LEGISLATION

CAT MANAGEMENT AND TNR

ADVOCACY

Pet Seekers

Help for pet seekers

Looking to adopt a pet? Here you’ll find all you need to get your pet search started. We give you all the reasons why adoption is the best option, explain who’s who in rescue and show you how to use the PetRescue website.

Pet Owners

Help for pet owners

You might find these articles helpful if: you’ve adopted and need some tips on how to bond with and train your new pet; you need to rehome your pet; or, you want some advice on finding a pet-friendly rental.

GENERAL INFORMATION

DO YOU SPEAK DOG?

DO YOU SPEAK CAT?

Pet Fostering

Pet fostering

If your lifestyle doesn’t suit adoption right now, or you have space for just one more pet, fostering is a great way to help homeless pets, help your community and enjoy all the unconditional love a rescue pet brings. Find out more about pet fostering.

Lost and Found

Lost or found a pet?

What should you do if the unthinkable happens and your dog or cat goes missing? And what if you find a lost dog, cat or stray cat family? Here are some useful tips and advice to help you reunite the family.

Newsletter

PetRescue newsletters

The PetRescue Post is our free monthly newsletter where we share our latest animal welfare news, myth-busting articles, research, adoption campaigns and some warm and fuzzy Happy Tails. Check it out.

SUBSCRIBE

PETRESCUE POST ARTICLES

FULL NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE

Happy Tails

Happy Tails

Meet some of the happy adopters and adorable adoptees who found their best friend through the PetRescue website and discovered the joy of unconditional love.

ADOPTION HAPPY TAILS

Media

Media

We’re always looking for creative ways to raise the profile of rescue pets and promote the adoption option. See what we’ve been broadcasting on behalf of the little guys.

MEDIA AND CAMPAIGNS

FUNDRAISING AND EVENTS