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Disasters and Alerts

We ask the public to please be patient when contacting our Call Centre during a disaster situation.

2015/2016 Highlights

  • RSPCA Qld cared for 50,342 animals
  • Live release rate of 88% dogs and 87% cats
  • 21,723 Wildlife patients statewide
  • 7,515 animals were placed in Foster Care
  • The call centre answered 323,070 calls
  • Lost & Found - Over 33,632 animals were safely returned to their owners across Queensland
  • 18,386 animal cruelty complaints and neglect calls were received
  • 29,460 Animal Ambulance jobs undertaken

Important Contact Information

  • To report sick or injured animals in need of assistance, call 1300 ANIMAL.
  • To report animal cruelty, neglect or abandonment, please contact 1300 852 188 in the case of an emergency, or email
  • Lost pets should be reported to the RSPCA Qld Lost & Found team on 1300 363 736 so we can assist with the search. It is also important that owners report their lost pets to their local council.

RSPCA QLD Locations

How to Donate

RSPCA Qld is a non-government, community-based charity that depends almost entirely on donations and support from the public to continue its vital work.

Making a donation is easy. Simply visit our online donation form or contact 1300 RSPCA1 (1300 777 221) or 07 3426 9972.