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 the new L2 alert level, we are closed to the general public, but adoptions are continuing to be processed by appointment. As always, you can browse animals available for adoption on our website (just hit the ‘adopt’ button above and apply to adopt them online, or give your local Centre a call to book an appointment. If levels change in the coming days, we will provide further updates.
SPCA's Tauranga Centre is one of our busiest centres, with just over 2,000 animals coming through our doors every year. We pride ourselves in best practice operations striving to ensure positive outcomes for the animals that come into our care.
The support from our community is very strong and our Op Shop supports the work we do, with all profits helping the animals we care for.
All cruelty reports should be made by phone: 07 578 0245
If you have an animal welfare complaint, please call our team on 07 578 0245. Our team will be on call 9am-9pm, Monday – Friday (excluding public holidays) and 10.30am - 4pm Saturday and 10.30am - 3pm Sunday. If you have an animal emergency outside of these hours, please contact your nearest after-hours vet clinic. For any problems with stray, found or lost dogs, please contact the local council. Please contact the local police for any instances where an animal or person/s welfare is at immediate risk.
Do not email or Facebook us to report emergencies.