As only a small pup, poor Mistletoe required weeks of complex surgery if she were ever going to walk again. Months later, she's loving her active lifestyle!
As a kitten, Helen Keller had a series of life-threatening health problems. Her foster carer nursed her back to health – and then couldn't help but adopt!
Lulu's case is one of our most celebrated. Hers is a story of extreme suffering, intense treatment and recovery, and the healing power of love.
Hit by a car and likely left for days without treatment, Magneto sadly needed a leg amputation. But several weeks on, his life couldn't be happier!
PHOTO ESSAY: It's been eight years since Mo was found meowing in a roof as a tiny kitten. Follow her rescue story through our photographer Leigh's eyes.
VIDEO: Kelly was one of the worst cruelty cases our inspectors had ever seen. Incredibly, the eldery kelpie found a peaceful refuge for her final years of life.
Red heeler Axel was surprisingly affectionate when found by RSPCA Inspector Verity, even though he was in unbearable pain – because his tail had been ripped off.
VIDEO: "I fell in love with Pierre instantly and was overjoyed when he was brave enough to love me back."
Woody was in horrific condition when seized by RSPCA inspectors in June 2016. He's since has thrived with proper care – and is now available for adoption!
All kinds of weird and wonderful animals have graced RSPCA South Australia's shelters before finding loving homes – including this eccentric cockatoo!