RSPCA NSW provides veterinary care to both animals in need and pets of private patients. Home What we do Veterinary Services RSPCA Hunter Veterinary Hospital (Rutherford) What we do Adoptions Dogs and Puppies Cat and Kittens Pocket Pets Birds Livestock Exceptional Owners Animal Welfare Our Inspectorate Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (1979) Care for Animals Birds Bathing and Grooming Housing Identification Nutrition Training Veterinary Care Cat Care Bathing and Grooming Breeds Housing Identification Keeping Wildlife Safe and Your Cat Happy Kitten Care Nutrition Training Veterinary Care Dog Care Barking Bathing and Grooming Breeds Dog Training Tips and Videos Dog Walking Guidelines Enrichment Housing Identification Nutrition Parvovirus in Dogs Puppy Care Veterinary Care Livestock Owning a Pet Adopting a New Pet Costs Disaster Management Plans Enrichment Locating a Lost Pet Pets and Rental Properties The Chain Exchange Veterinary Care Pet Hazards Bushfires and House Fires Christmas Season Droughts Fireworks and Storms Heat Stress Snake Bites and Pets Toxic Plants for Pets Pocket Pets Disaster and Alerts Bushfires and House Fires Droughts Fireworks and Storms Hot weather Education Animal Ambassadors Community Groups Early Learning Primary Early Stage 1 OOSH Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Professional Development for Teachers School Holiday Program Secondary Stage 4 Stage 5 Stage 6 Tertiary Lost and Found I’ve lost my pet I’ve found a pet Rescue and Rehabilitate Animal Ambulance Behaviour Drives For Lives Pet Rehabilitation Program Surrender Intervention Rescue Partners Training Basic Animal First Aid Certificate II in Animal Studies Microchip Implantation Veterinary Services RSPCA Broken Hill Veterinary Hospital RSPCA Hunter Veterinary Hospital (Rutherford) RSPCA Rouse Hill Care Centre RSPCA Sydney Veterinary Hospital RSPCA Tighes Hills Veterinary Hospital Working in Communities Community Aged Care Program Community Animal Welfare Scheme (CAWS) Community Branches and Programs Community Domestic Violence Program Community Homelessness Program Home Ever After Indigenous Community Animal Health Program (ICAHP) Volunteering for Community Programs Youth and Community Programs Headspace Collaboration Pathways Veterinary ServicesRSPCA Broken Hill Veterinary Hospital RSPCA Hunter Veterinary Hospital (Rutherford) RSPCA Rouse Hill Care Centre RSPCA Sydney Veterinary Hospital RSPCA Tighes Hills Veterinary Hospital Hunter Veterinary Hospital Since 2005, the Hunter Veterinary Hospital has provided the highest level of care to shelter animals, injured strays, impounded animals, private clients and animals who have been victims of cruelty. The hospital offers a range of services, including: advice and support for pet owners an in-house laboratory a separate hospital area for animals of private clients a special ambulance bay four isolation wards four other wards for isolating animals with infectious diseases microchipping referrals two consultation rooms two operating theatres with four surgical tables veterinary retail products X-rays The hospital is partnered with many organisations, including four local councils, Kurri Kurri TAFE, the University of Sydney and other universities for veterinary training opportunities. There are also opportunities available for foster carers and volunteers. The hospital is complemented by the RSPCA Tighes Hill Veterinary Hospital. In the event of an out-of-hours emergency, please call the main phone number and you will be directed to the appropriate after-hours veterinarian. Where we are Contact Details 6-10 Burlington Place Rutherford, NSW, 2320 Phone: (02) 4939 1500 Fax: (02) 4939 1511 Opening Hours Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Closed Sunday Appointments are necessary. Veterinary Hospital FAQsWhich RSPCA NSW shelters have a veterinary hospital onsite? Our Sydney Shelter, Hunter Shelter and Broken Hill Shelter have veterinary hospitals onsite. In addition, we have a veterinary hospital located at Tighes Hill and a Consult Room available at our Care Centre in Rouse Hill. How much is a consultation? Is RSPCA NSW cheaper than other veterinary hospitals? RSPCA NSW prices are very competitive and we aim to be as affordable as possible. For more information, please contact your local veterinary hospital for more information here. Are all of the profits used to help RSPCA NSW animals in need? Yes, 100 per cent of the profits go back into the organisation to help the animals in our care. They are used to provide enrichment, nutrition, rehabilitation, shelter and veterinary care for the animals who come into RSPCA NSW’s facilities.