Tag: animal welfare

Meeting a very special RSPCA dog

27th April

This week I popped in to the RSPCA Brisbane Adoption centre to have a few snuggles & chat about the upcoming Adopt A Bull campaign.  Each time I go in to the centre, I like to cuddle as many animals as I can & learn about their story, why they are at the RSPCA, how they got there, things like that.  Any excuse to spend some time with them, playing & having cuddles!

One particular gorgeous boy I met was the handsome “Rubble“.  Rubble is a beautiful Neapolitan Mastiff cross English Staffordshire Bull Terrier who came into care in March.  He was a lost dog found by Council and sadly his owner didn’t come forward to claim him.

Rubble has a marvellous story!  He was recently undergoing his desexing surgery and as fate would have it, he was the perfect blood-type match …

RSPCA Qld Ambassador

28th November

I’m honoured to have become an official RSPCA QLD Ambassador!   As a volunteer and fundraiser for RSPCA for many years in Melbourne & The Whitsundays, I’m excited to now be assisting my favourite organisation by hosting some of their Queensland events as MC, helping raise awareness about the importance of adoption and of course visiting their Adoption Centres regularly to get to know & promote the animals in need of their “furever” homes.

My first visit to the Wacol Centre in Brisbane was an emotional day for me!  I was blown away by the size of the centre & the amazing staff & volunteers attending to all the animals.  Meeting and playing with some of the animals waiting for adoption was both heart-warming & heart-breaking. They were all certainly very well looked-after, comfortable & well-loved & generally happy in there, but you …