Pets of the week


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 to Saturday 10am to 4pm and Sunday 10am to noon. 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 to Thursday 10am to 5pm and Friday to Saturday 10am to 3pm. 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.


For more information on adoption from The Lost Dogs Home Echuca, call 5480 3005 or visit the centre at 520 McKenzie Road, Echuca. Opening hours are Monday to Thursday 10am – 5.30pm, Friday 10am – 4pm, Saturday 9am – 12.30pm and Sunday and public holidays 10am – 12noon (closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day). Click here to visit the shelter’s website.

  • Take note of the new adoption prices!

Adopters are asked to complete a Pet licence test before adopting -

Adoption fees:

Cats and kittens, adoption fees waived, however donations are accepted.

Puppies (up to 6 months of age): $225

Dogs (6 months – 7 years): $150

Dogs (7 years and over): $50


For more information on adoption from Pets Haven Woodend, phone 5427 3603, email or visit the centre at 6/130 High Street, Woodend. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 9am – 5.30pm, and Saturday and Sunday 10am – 5pm. Click here to visit the shelter's website. 

BAWCS – Bendigo Animal Welfare & Community Services

For more information on adoption from BAWCS head over to their website Animals Available. Adoption Cattery located 488 Millwood Road Huntly North – open Saturdays 11.30am to 2.30pm

 All pets are desexed, vaccinated, microchipped, wormed and vet checked. 

Adoption fees :

Kittens : $200

Adult cats: $130

Senior cats (over 6 years): $85

Puppies: $500

Adult dogs: $400

Senior dogs (over 8 years) : $295

Jemima’s Gift Bendigo

Jemima’s Gift is a non for profit animal rescue group. All animals rescued through Jemima’s Gift are vet checked, vaccinated, wormed, microchipped and desexed prior to rehoming. To find out  more about Jemima’s Gift visit their website or Facebook page. To apply to adopt an animal please email Leah at or phone 0481 393 681.