The South Australian body of the RSPCA was formed in 1875 to protect innocent animals against cruelty and provide treatment and care for thousands of sick, injured and abandoned animals.
To be the leading South Australian authority that strives for excellence in the standards of care and protection of all animals.
The RSPCA SA is a charity whose purpose is to:
Prevent suffering and cruelty to all animals
Continually and actively promote their care
Enforce animal welfare legislation in SA
Improve animal welfare legislation in SA
Provide high quality rescue and welfare services and
Raise awareness and lead public debate