SPCA New Zealand


PO Box 15349, New Lynn, Auckland 0640 (National Support Office).
Our opening hours

From Sat 23 Dec 2023, the Oamaru Centre is closed to the public. Please contacts us on 03 434 8196 for assistance.

Making a difference in Oamaru

Volunteer with us

SPCA does not maintain an adoption centre in Oamaru but we have one full-time animal welfare inspector who attends animal welfare call-outs in the North Otago and South Canterbury areas.

Please contacts us on 03 434 8196 for assistance.

Specific enquiries

Enquiry types

Found Animals

If you have found a sick or injured animal, contact us immediately on 03 434 8196 or 0800 682 467 (after hours).

If you have found a roaming or dangerous dog, please call the Waitaki District Council on 03 433 0300.

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.animalregister.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.

Our team

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