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.
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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.
SPCA's Rotorua Centre is a leader in animal welfare and we are committed to improving the lives of animals in our community. Our staff and volunteers work tirelessly to care for and protect animals across the Rotorua district, guided and inspired by our vision for the future.
Pet store: We sell pet food, carry cages, litter trays, collars, leads, toys and more at our Front of House Pet Store! All at affordable prices.
The Groomers: Our on-site dog groomer offers Top to Tail grooming, wash & dry and nail clipping.
If you have found a sick or injured animal, contact us immediately on 07 349 2955.
If you have found a roaming or dangerous dog, please call the Rotorua Lakes Council on 07 348 4199.
If the animal is healthy and not in danger, please click here to see how you can help.
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.