Educational Material

The NSPCA operates on the principle of education before prosecution, unless the situation is such that immediate prosecution is warranted.

Enquiries in respect of education can be directed to


You are more than welcome to utilise these leaflets to promote respect for and the welfare of animals. All we ask is that you do not alter them – if you do have suggestions for improvements of these leaflets or you do spot any errors please advise us at

Other than in these leaflets, we do remind you that the SPCA logo may not be used without our express written permission.

NSPCA Educational Material

Career as an Inspector

Do you fancy a career as an Inspector? Inspectors receive ongoing training throughout their careers and the NSPCA ensures that courses for Inspectors and Senior Inspectors are regularly updated, reviewed and revised in order to ensure that high standards are maintained. To learn more about starting your career as an Inspector click here.

Teach Your Children

Educating children and youth to respect animals is very important, and is one of the tools which can be used to teach children to respect each other and not bully others.
Research overseas shows that violence to animals is linked to violence towards people.

Start with your kids now and check out our best 6 Animal-friendly Activities for Children or some of our recommended Short Stories for Ages 10-14.


A series of articles produced by the NSPCA on crimes against animals were printed in the SERVAMUS magazines during 2014 and the start of 2015. Click here to read them.

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