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General Enquiries

For general enquiries, please complete the form below.

Adoption Enquiries

To apply to adopt, please complete the appropriate application form in the Adopt section of this website:  


To Enquire about a Specific Animal Advertised

To enquire about a specific animal advertised, please email us an enquiry via the PetRescue listing for the animal you are interested in: 

Surrendering an Animal

If you need to surrender your animal, please complete our surrender form with as much information as possible: 

Foster Care Enquiries

For foster care enquiries, please contact our Foster Care Coordinator at

Postal Address

Melbourne Animal Rescue
PO Box 2053,
Bennettswood VIC 3125


We deal with hundreds of emails every day and appreciate your patience. If you haven’t had a response within 3 business days, please feel free to send us a follow up email.

As we are volunteer run with no set office hours, we do not have a contact phone number. We are a community foster care network and do not have a shelter.

Please remember that we are all volunteers and do this because we love animals and want to help them.



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About MAR
About Melbourne Animal Rescue Inc. (MAR)
Mission Statement
Cats and Kittens for Adoption
Tilly - Cat for Adoption
Cat Adoption Application
Cat Adoption Policy & Process
Dogs and Puppies for Adoption
Chai - Dog For Adoption
Bella - Dog for Adoption
Harley and Marlowe - Dogs for Adoption
Dog Adoption Application
Dog Adoption Policy & Process
Fact Sheets
Fact Sheet: Cat Care
Fact Sheet: Kitten proofing your home
Fact Sheet: Introducing a new cat to your home
Fact Sheet: Indoor Cat vs. Outdoor Cat
Some Estimated Cost Outlays on Rescue
Foster Care
Dog - Foster Application Form
Cat - Foster Application Form
FAQs for Foster Carers
Foster Carer Profiles
Foster Carer - Treaisa R
Foster Carers - Laura & Sue B
Foster Carer - Samantha E
Foster Carer - Anne L
Events, Fundraisers & News
events-calendarEvents Calendar
Facebook Fundraising/Auction Page
Goodwill Wines Fundraiser
Christmas Tree Fundraiser - 2015
News Items
Donation from Zoetis
Book - Unconditional Love
Important Microchip Information
Monash University
Funnies and Facts
Subscribe to Newsletter
Importance of attending Pounds in person
News Items - External Links
Pregnant? Don't Give up your Cats.
Babies and Dogs
Search for Pet Friendly Accommodation
Dogs on Trial (Victoria)
Pawfect Endings
Freddie Purrcury
Rupert by Tegan
Pawfect Endings Form
The Journey So Far
All Our Adopted Dogs
All Our Adopted Cats
Punky and Maltesers
Emergency Contacts
Contact Us
Surrendering an Animal
Process for Surrendering an Animal
Surrender Form
Our Business Supporters


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