For more information on adoption from the Bendigo RSPCA, call 5441 2209 or visit the shelter at 20 Pipers Lane, Bendigo. Opening hours are Monday-Thursday 10am-5pm and Friday-Saturday 10am-3pm. Click here to visit the shelter's website.
For more information on adoption from the Castlemaine RSPCA, call 5472 5277 or visit the shelter at 24 Langslow Street, Castlemaine. Opening hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm and Sunday 10am-12pm. Click here to visit the shelter's website.
Normal adoption fees:
Canine four-legged friends: Puppy (aged under 4 months) $360; Dog $295; Senior dog (aged 7 years and over) no fee.
Feline four-legged friends: Kitten $170; Two kittens $240; Cat $90; Senior cat (aged 7 years and over) no fee.
Small animals: Rabbits and guinea pigs $60.
Poultry: Chickens and ducks $20.