SPCA New Zealand

Gisborne Centre

Our opening hours
Mon: 10am-2.30pm
Tue: 10am-2.30pm
Wed: 10am-2.30pm
Thu: 10am-2.30pm
Fri: 10am-2.30pm
Sat: 10am-2.30pm
Sun: Closed
Note:

Under Alert Level 2, our centre is open by appointment only for those picking up an adopted animal or dropping off/picking up a foster animal. Please call our centre to make an appointment on the number below. Strict physical distancing and health and safety measures will be enforced, including contact tracing. Members of the public cannot visit centres to view animals. We will maintain carrying out our adoptions using contactless methods through online enquiries.

Making a difference in Gisborne

Volunteer with us

Under Alert Level 1 our centre can reopen, however, entry will be by appointment only. We ask anyone who would like to come to a centre to enquire about adopting, fostering, or volunteering to contact us first and make an appointment. You can make an appointment by calling our centre on the number provided below. If you are dropping off donations we would love to see you during our opening hours at any time.

Formed in 1957, the Gisborne SPCA Centre covers a large area of the East Coast, stretching from Wairoa in the south to Hicks Bay in the north.

Specific enquiries

Enquiry types

Found Animals

If you have found a sick or injured animal, contact us immediately on 06 867 9463.

If you have found a roaming or dangerous dog, please call the Gisborne District Council on 06 867 2049 or 0800 653 800.

If the animal is healthy and not in danger, please click here to see how you can help.

Lost Animals

We list every incoming stray animal on www.lostpet.co.nz so please check the listings to see if we might have your missing pet.

If your animal is not listed, we have some tips on how to find your pet on our Advice & Welfare section.

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