Dog Shelters and Dog Rescuers in South Australia

Dog Shelters and Dog Rescue in Adelaide and South Australia

If you’re looking to bring a new dog into your home, why not think about giving a rescue dog a second chance at finding a new loving family.  Rescue groups and animal shelters around the country and struggling to feed and care for animals with many pets missing out on homes, simply because nobody knew they were available.

If you’re interested in finding a rescue dog in Adelaide or South Australia,  then check out the list below.  If you know of another dog rescue outlet in South Australia, please let us know so that we can include them here.   We hope that this list provides you with the opportunity to find your new best friend.


Animal Welfare League - Wingfield
1-19 Cormack Road
Wingfield SA 5013
Phone: (08) 8348 1300
Webite: http://animalwelfare.com.au

Flick (Private Rescuer)
Contact: Felicity
Phone: 0420846315
Address: Salisbury East SA 5109
Website: http://www.flickscatrescue.com/

Moorook Animal Shelter
Contact: Lola McLachlan
Phone: 08 8583 9393
Address: Swanbury Road Moorook SA 5332
Website: http://www.moorookanimalshelter.com.au

Furry Ones (animal rescue and adoption)
Phone: 0411763000
Address: 7 kelvin road ingle farm SA 5098
Website: http://helpsavethefurryones.com

Mazza (dog & cat rescue)
Contact: Port Pirie Rescue
Phone: 0488519904
Address: P O Box 84 Port pirie SA 5540

Whyalla Vet Clinic
Contact: The Nurses
Phone: 8645 9926
Address: 97 McDouall Stuart Ave Whyalla Stuart SA 5608
Website: http://www.whyallavet.com.au

Adelaide All Breed Dog Rescue
Contact: Adelaide All Breed Dog Rescue
Phone: Heather 0422893914

YP Puppy Rescue
Contact: Heather Harrison
Phone: 0414566275
Address: SA
Website: http://www.yppuppyrescue.com

Paws and Claws Adoption
Contact: Miriam
Phone: 0437118541
Address: SA
Website: http://http://www.paws-and-claws.info/96331056

Romana (private shelter – foster care home)
Contact: Berri Pet Nursery
Phone: 08 8582 5058
Address: 13 Mahoney Street Berri SA 5343

Little Legs Dog Rescue 
Contact: Jo
Phone: 0403 788 780
Address: Northfield SA 5085
Website: http://www.littlelegsdogrescue.com.au

Lions Hearing Dogs
Contact: Luiza
Phone: 08 8388 7836
Address: SA 5245
Website: http://hearingdogs.asn.au

Australian Working Dog Rescue Inc
Contact: Di Edwards
Phone: 0459 029 374
Address: SA
Website: http://www.workingdogrescue.com.au

Greyhound Adoption Program SA
Contact: Angela
Phone: 0882437124
Address: PO Box 2352 Regency Park SA 5942
Website: http://www.gapsa.org.au/

Leema Kennels
Contact: Tegan
Phone: 0421 506 482 (7am-8pm)
Address: Happy Valley SA 5159
Website: http://leemakennels.com/

Manx Rescue South Australia
Contact: John Richardson
Phone: 0407 187 698
Address: Largs Bay SA 5016
Website: http://www.manxrescueaustralia.com

Adelaide Animal Hospital
Contact: Nurses
Phone: 08 8364 1577
Address: 301 Magill Rd Trinity Gardens SA 5068
Website: http://www.adelaidevet.com.au

Southern Animal Hospital
Contact: Amy
Phone: 83823666
Address: 130 Main South Rd Morphett Vale SA 5162
Website: http://www.southvet.com.au


Rainbow’s End Animal Welfare Foundation

Contact: Steve Emery
Phone: 0421778720
Address: Templers SA 5371
Website: http://www.rainbowsendfoundation.org.au


RSB Guide Dog Service
Contact: Celeste Osmond
Phone: 08 8261 4121
Address: Adelaide SA
Website: http://www.rsb.org.au/index.html

RSPCA South Australia
Contact: Lonsdale Animal Shelter
Phone: 1300 4 777 22
Address: Open 10am – 4pm weekdays, and 10am – 2pm weekdays and public holidays, 25 Meyer Rd Lonsdale SA 5160
Website: http://www.rspcasa.org.au

Stephen Terrace Veterinary Clinic
Contact: Stephen Terrace Veterinary Clinic
Phone: 08 8362 6688
Address: 45 Stephen Terrace St Peters SA 5069
Website: http://www.vetatstephen.com