Our shelters offer accommodation and care for abandoned, neglected, sick and surrendered animals.Home Who we are Locations Shelters Sydney Shelter (Yagoona)Who we areAbout RSPCA NSWLocationsSheltersBlue Mountains Shelter (Katoomba)Broken Hill ShelterCentral Coast Shelter (Somersby)Coffs Harbour ShelterHunter ShelterSydney Shelter (Yagoona)Illawarra ShelterOrange ShelterPort Macquarie ShelterVeterinary HospitalsSydney Veterinary Hospital (Yagoona)Hunter Veterinary Hospital (Rutherford)Tighes Hill Veterinary HospitalBroken Hill Veterinary HospitalCare CentresCare Centre TuggerahPetbarnAlexandriaBathurstBelroseBrookvaleCampbelltownCaringbahCastle HillCasulaChatswoodCoffs HarbourDouble BayDubboGladesvilleHoxton ParkKatoombaMittagongNeutral BayNewcastle WestNowraNorth ParramattaOrangePenrith Homemaker CentrePort MacquariePunchbowlRozelleRutherfordShellharbourStrathfieldTamworthWest GosfordWest RydeWetherill ParkMenaiNarrabeenBlacktownMarsden ParkBranches and Support TeamsAlbury Volunteer BranchArmidale Volunteer BranchBathurst Volunteer BranchBlue Mountains Volunteer BranchBroken Hill Volunteer BranchCooma Volunteer BranchCentral West Support GroupEurobodalla Volunteer BranchGlen Innes Volunteer BranchGoulburn Volunteer BranchGunnedah Volunteer BranchHunter Supporter GroupIllawarra Volunteer BranchInverell Volunteer BranchMudgee Volunteer BranchShoalhaven Volunteer BranchOrange Volunteer BranchPort Macquarie Volunteer BranchSydney Auxiliary Volunteer BranchTamworth Volunteer BranchTaree Volunteer BranchTenterfield Volunteer BranchUlladulla Volunteer BranchThe BoardStrategic PlanCareers at RSPCA NSWCommunityAnimal OperationsSupport ServicesFundraisingRSPCA PoliciesLegislationSheltersBlue Mountains Shelter (Katoomba)Broken Hill ShelterCentral Coast Shelter (Somersby)Coffs Harbour ShelterHunter ShelterSydney Shelter (Yagoona)Illawarra ShelterOrange ShelterPort Macquarie ShelterSydney ShelterOur Sydney Shelter provides care, shelter and veterinary treatment to abandoned, injured, neglected and sick animals. Animals arriving at shelters come from a variety of sources, including those:handed in as an injured or sick strayseized by an inspector under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1979surrendered by an ownerLocated in Yagoona, the Sydney Shelter is the largest animal shelter in NSW. We offer a wide range of services, programs and training opportunities, including Delta-affiliated Puppy Preschool classes, barking consultations, student placements and volunteer opportunities.There is also a pet retail shop and an extensive Foster Care program. Our Sydney Veterinary Hospital is located onsite, offering services to shelter animals and the public. You can find out more here.All animals available for adoption can be found here. Where we areContact Details201 Rookwood Road Yagoona, NSW, 2199Phone: (02) 9770 7575 Fax: (02) 9770 7577Opening Hours9:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. Open seven days a weekClosed public holidaysShelter FAQsDo you accept stray animals?Our shelters do not have the means to accept uninjured, stray animals. If you find an uninjured, stray animal, you will be referred to your local council pound.Where can I see all animals available for adoption?You can see all animals available for adoption here.Why do you charge adoption fees?Animals available for adoption have undergone a comprehensive veterinary check and have undergone any other veterinary treatment and rehabilitation necessary. The adoption fee helps cover part of these costs and allows RSPCA NSW to continue caring for animals in need.Is there only one shelter in Sydney?Yes, there is only one shelter in Sydney located at Yagoona.