SPCA Penang Contact:
Jalan Jeti Jelutong 11600 Penang, Malaysia. (604)2816559 (6016)4166559
We welcome visitors to the shelter.
Kindly note our visiting hours:
Monday - Friday: 10am - 12.30pm and 2pm - 4.30pm
Saturday : 10am - 12.30pm
We are closed on Sundays and some Public Holidays (please check website for details).
Our phone is manned 7 days a week until 7pm. Emergency calls will only be handled during daylight hours.
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More complaints of cruelty
In view of the recent happenings of animal cruelty to an animal in Selangor, whereby a cat was thrown into a dryer at a launderette, many have asked: How could one do such a cruel act like this? Is that person a psychopath? Not one person, there were three of them. Many acts of cruelty happen everywhere and at any time. When such a case like this is exposed and goes viral on facebook pages, the culprit is unlikely to escape - thanks to the social media. Many cases have gone unreported and sometimes the witness/witnesses are not brave enough to speak up for the voiceless or don't supply enough evidence. At the same time, we are often questioned: What about animals (especially dogs) kept in high rise buildings which are causing a nuisance (barking all the time) to humans? Isn’t this cruel to humans? The only advice we can give to pet owners again and again is to play their roles well, be mindful, respect and live in harmony with thy neighbors. Be responsible pet owners!
Our volunteer briefing in September was attended by students from Dalat, KDU University College and Disted plus other individuals. To find out how one can volunteer, please do attend our Volunteer Briefing to be held next on 20th October, 2018. Time: 9 a.m. sharp.
Some photos from the last briefing: