For our open hours and location click here. To download a walkway map click here.



Christmas Cards available now

Christmas Card packs are for sale this year at $12.99 and include a mix of four designs and envelopes. This is such a great way to send your friends and family seasons greetings.

Click here to find out more.


Annual General Meeting

Wellington SPCA's AGM will be held on Monday 7th December 2015 and is open to all current members. Joining us will be guest speaker Sarah van Herpt, veterinary nurse at Wellington Zoo's The Nest Te Kōhanga, presenting "Use of enrichment in a wildlife hospital: A case study".

To find out more click here


Nominations are now open for those interested in joining the Wellington SPCA Board. The completed form must be submitted by 5pm Monday the 30th of November 2015 to the:

Chief Executive Officer
Wellington SPCA
PO Box 7069
Newtown, Wellington 6242
Or at

Click here for the application form (Word document).

Click here to view our current nominees.


SPCA New Zealandb 2015 List of Shame

The SPCA’s annual List of Shame highlights the reality of animal cruelty in Aotearoa New Zealand and clearly demonstrates why the SPCA is such an important charity. To think of New Zealand without the SPCA and its inspectors is a scary thought as there would be no one to help the 49,000 animals who came through our doors needing help over the past 12 months.

To read the full List Of Shame (PDF) Click here.



Annual Street Appeal - 6 - 7 November

On Friday and Saturday this week, our staff, volunteers and people who've given their time will be out and about collecting donations from the public as part of our Annual Appeal. All donations are raise vital funds to help care for sick, injured, abandoned and abused animals throughout the Greater Wellington Region.

To find out more click here.


The Duchess of Cornwall to visit Wellington SPCA

We are excited to have Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall come visit us at our Newtown Centre next month. We're well underway with planning and can't wait till she arrives! While visiting us, the Duchess, will get to see the type of work we do to help and care for animals throughout the Greater Wellington Region.

Find out more.



SPCA calls for a ban on rodeos

SPCA has joined together with SAFE and Farmwatch to call for a ban on rodeos. They can be a terrifying and cruel experience for animals, yet in New Zealand this is currently completely legal. The SPCA believe no animal should endure such cruelty, especially simply for the entertainment of people. Please show your opposition by signing our petition to end rodeo cruelty for good.

Sign the petition here.
Read more here.


Function Rooms at the SPCA

Our new Centre located at the historic Fever Hospital is a great location for your next function or meeting and can hold up to 200 people in the the most amazing surroundings

Read more here.

More News

7th September 2015 - Abandoned puppies
15th June 2015 - TNR. A reminder
29th Nov 2014 - Going to the Dogs (and Cats)

Cafe space open for tender!

17th March 2014 - Wellingtons First Automated Dogwash
8th February 2014 - A Grand Success
30th January 2014 - Skippy, our unique little cat





Automated K9000 Dogwash available for use 24/7 at our Newtown Centre. Cash and coin operated it makes washing your dog quick and easy and helps support Wellington SPCA animals.


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