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Give your rescues the second chance they deserve

Introducing our brand new and completely free rescue listing and pet finder platform

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Get Started with Waldo’s Friends’ new Pet Finder

Say hello to our brand new Pet Finder – a 100% free pet rescue listing platform for animal rescuers and foster carers based in Australia!

Find your local shelter

Whether you’re looking to adopt or just want to help walk the rescues, check out your neighborhood shelters here.


Clare Shiu and Frankie

In October 2017, Clare and her partner Elan adopted Frankie - Waldo's brother! The then high school teacher recounts how the cuddly rescue pup ended up in their Sydney home all the way from Mt Isa, Queensland.

Training guides and resources for rescue parents

Hand-picked and purposefully curated content to help you succeed as a rescue pet parent.

More training guides