Please download the Code of Practice for community networks and other rescue groups for dogs:
where rescue is treated as a partner, and not in an arrogant and disrespectful manner, download...
This list of rescue groups is provided simply as a resource. Appearing on this list does not represent an endorsement by DRAV. Please check them out.List of Rescue Groups
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Who remembers when the only way to adopt a dog in Victoria was to go to one of the major pounds/shelters? Did you do that? Did you walk through looking at those sad faces? Did you perhaps take home a dog or cat you weren’t sure you even wanted just to feel you had done something? So what changed. We came on the scene, and you supported us. The major shelters succumbed to pressure to show how many pets were killed and how many were saved. You, the compassionate people of Victoria, realised there was another way.... >> read more