Our aim is to rescue any animal from neglect, cruelty, accident or misfortune and provide
them with an opportunity to enjoy a better life.
The Stubbington Ark supports and maintains the objectives, principles and policies of the
RSPCA and seeks to improve the welfare of animals by its own actions and by promoting responsible pet ownership.
Facts & Figures
Last year we took in over 3,000 domestic
1385 Cats, 757 Dogs, 489 Rabbits and Guinea Pigs, 299
Ferrets / Rats / Mice and Hamsters. 197 Cage Birds
We also helped many wild
379 Mammals, 644 Birds, 195 Water and Wild Fowl, 22 Bird of
How We Are Funded
The Stubbington Ark is run by the Solent Branch of the RSPCA. This branch is a separately
registered and independently financed charity and must raise in excess of £3,000 per day just to keep the shelter running.
We rely on local donations to raise 97% of our running
We do not receive any funding from the Government or from
the National Lottery. Only 3% of our annual running costs of £1.4 million, comes from the RSPCA national charity. That's enough to keep us operating for 1 day per