How we're tracking

Snapshot of year ending 2017


abandoned & lost
animals in our care


dogs reunited, rehomed
or sent to rescue


animals in our Rescue


dogs in our
Behaviour Program

Our stories

National Volunteer Week: Thanking the kind souls who donate their time to make a difference

This National Volunteer Week, we send our deepest thanks to our dedicated volunteers, who kindly donate their time to help make a difference to the lives of homeless pets. More than 200 animal-lovers currently volunteer in a variety of volunteer roles at the Home, including dog and cat enrichment, gardening, reception, laundry, IT, adoptions call […]

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Volunteer Peter loves visiting the adoption dogs before his gardening shift starts.

Adoption fees reduced to $45: Help us Clear the Cat Shelter!

Cat and kitten adoption fees are reduced to $45 from 4-12 August. Help us...

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Adoption drive finds homes for 55 big dogs

Our Big Stars adoption drive ended on the weekend, with 55 big dogs finding...

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Help! We’re almost out of dog bedding and toys!

Dog lovers of Melbourne! We need your help to replenish our supply of bedding...

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Five reasons why you should adopt a big dog

With lots of beautiful big dogs ready for new homes, we’re sharing some of...

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Our voice for Victoria's cats and dogs

Help us advocate for the welfare of dogs and cats.

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