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Where To Find A Rescue Pet In Melbourne

by EricaL (follow)
Writer, blogger, Mum-of-two. Editor of melbourne.kidtown.com.au
Animal Shelters in Melbourne

Owning a pet has so many advantages particularly for children. Developing a relationship with a pet can teach a child so much; responsibility, companionship, empathy and love.

Pet adoption in Melbourne


That said, introducing a new pet into the family is a huge decision and shouldn't be thought of lightly. If you know the time is right to find your family a new furry, you might want to take note of where go find one.

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In recent years, stories revealed questionable tactics taken by pet stores to obtain pets to sell. As such a new law passed in 2017 in Victoria.

This isn't necessarily a bad thing considering so many furry friends need rehoming all over the State. If you are looking for pet for your child, the following animal shelters around Melbourne are actively seeking out families to adopt abandoned cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs and more, right now.



Take a look at the following list and schedule a time to visit a Melbourne pet adoption centre near you:

South

Cat & dog adoption at The Lost Dogs Home, Cranbourne
Cat, dog, rabbit and guinea pig adoption at The Animal Protection Society, Dandenong
Cat & dog adoption at Pets on Nepean, Chelsea
Cat & dog adoption at Save-A-Dog, Glen Iris

North

Cat, dog & rabbit adoption at Lort Smith, North Melbourne.
Cat & dog adoption at The Lost Dogs Home, North Melbourne
Cat adoption at Neko, Preston
Cat & dog adoption at Second Chance Animal Rescue, Campbellfield
Cat, dog, rabbits, guinea pigs & horses at RSCPA Epping.
Cat, dog, rabbits, guinea pigs & horses at Pet's Haven Animal Shelter, Woodend

East

Cat adoption at The Cat Corner Rescue Group, Ferntree Gulley
Rabbit adoption at Rabbit Runaway Orphanage, Olinda
Cat, dog, rabbits, guinea pigs & horses at RSCPA Burwood
Cat, dog, pocket pets & small livestock at Animal Aid, Coldstream

West

Cat adoption at Best Friends Maribyrnong.
Cat adoption at Purrs of Point Cook

Mornington Peninsula

Cat, dog, rabbits, guinea pigs & horses at RSCPA Peninsula, Mornington Peninsula

Have we missed any animal shelters in Melbourne or beyond? Get in touch if we have and we'll add to the list.



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