Animal Welfare

We are actively campaigning on a range of animal welfare issues every year. Areas of recent focus have been seeking a ban on animal testing for psychoactive substances, protesting against intensive farming, a campaign on the docking of dogs’ tails, and pursuing a ban on leg hold traps and electric collars to name a few. Read more about some of our current campaigns below.

Desexing

Thousands of unwanted kittens and puppies are brought to SPCA every year. Found as strays or ...

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Micro chipping

Every day animals go missing and many are never reunited with their owners. A microchip gives your pet..

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Humane farming

The SPCA is working to encourage humane farming practices and higher welfare standards for farmed animals....

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Animal Welfare Act Review

The Animal Welfare Act is under review and changes are needed to improve the lives of animals in New Zealand...

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Animals in Emergencies

Recent natural disasters have shown that we all need a plan for our pets in an emergency situation....

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