Animal shelters

Greater Melbourne

Looking for a lost pet can be a disheartening experience. One way to locate your lost pet is to contact your local animal shelter as soon as possible.

Below is a list of animal shelters in Victoria. Remember if your animal has wandered outside your local area, they might not be at your closest shelter, so expand your search if needed.

Greater Melbourne

Shelter Address Contact details
Animal Aid Victoria 35 Killara Road, Coldstream VIC 3770 T:

(03)9739 0300

E:

enquiries@animalaid.org.au

W:

animalaid.org.au

Australian Animal Protection Society 10 Homeleigh Road, Keysborough VIC 3173 T:

(03)9798 8415 or (03) 9798 8044

W:

aaps.org.au

Blue Cross Animals Society 26 Homestead Road, Wonga Park VIC 3115 T:

(03)9722 1265

W:

bluecrossanimals.org.au

Cat Protection Society of Victoria 200 Elder Street, Greensborough VIC 3088 T:

(03) 8457 6500

E:

info@catprotection.com.au

W:

catprotection.com.au

Geelong Animal Welfare Society 325 Portarlington Road, MOOLAP VIC 3224 T:

(03) 5248 2091

E:

admin@gaws.org.au

W:

gaws.org.au

Lort Smith Animal Hospital 24 Villiers Street, North Melbourne VIC 3051 T:

9321 7260 (Kennels), (03) 9321 7240 (Cattery)

W:

lortsmith.com

RSPCA Burwood East 3 Burwood Highway, Burwoord East VIC 3151 T:

(03) 9224 2222

E:

rspca@rspcavic.org.au

W:

rspcavic.org

RSPCA Epping 335 O’Herns Road, Epping VIC 3076 T:

(03) 9408 7356

RSPCA Peninsula 1030 Robinsons Road, Pearcedale VIC 3912 T:

Shelter: (03) 5978 9000, Vet clinic: Ph: (03) 5978 6722

Save-A-Dog Scheme 36 Weir Street, Glen Iris VIC 3146 T:

(03) 9885 1188

M:

0418 389 810

E:

admin@saveadog.org.au

W:

saveadog.org.au

Victora

Shelter Address Contact details
RSPCA Ballarat 115A Gillies Street South, Ballarat VIC 3350 T:

(03)5334 2075

F:

(03)5334 3374

W:

rspcavic.org

RSPCA Bendigo 20 Pipers Lane, Bendigo VIC 3550 T:

(03)5441 2209

F:

(03)5441 3400

W:

rspcavic.org

RSPCA Castlemaine 24 Lagslow Street, Castlemaine VIC 3450 T:

(03)5472 5277

F:

(03)5472 5417

W:

rspcavic.org

RSPCA Portland 185 Darts Road, Portland VIC 3305 T:

(03)5523 4690

W:

rspcavic.org

RSPCA Wangaratta 1 Connell Street, Wangaratta VIC 3677 T:

(03)5722 2874

F:

(03)5722 1365

W:

rspcavic.org

RSPCA Warrnambool 23 Braithwaite Street, Warrnambool VIC 3280 T:

(03)5561 2591

F:

(03)5562 9039

W:

rspcavic.org