Frequently Asked Question ?

What does K9Aid do with my donation?
Funds are sent to the shelter or cause that you selected when donating, funds donated directly to K9Aid are used to help the most urgent cases. K9Aid’s  aim is to save as many animals as possible.
Can I donate using my credit card?
You can but for now it has to be via PayPal. We hope to have direct Credit card payment in future.
How do you select your shelters?
We rely on personal knowledge of them or a recommendation of someone we know & trust. We have to be comfortable that they are doing the right thing by the dogs & will spend your money wisely.
Can anyone adopt a dog?
The short answer is yes but we do have to be sure it is in the best interest of the dog & the adopter. Someone will contact you to discuss the adoption & what is involved, it can be expensive depending on how far the dog has to travel. International adoptions involve lots of time & paper work so we need to be sure you are a match for the dog.
Will I receive news about my shelter?
Yes, we have a monthly newsletter to keep everyone up to date on what your donations have achieved.
I can't adopt but I would like to sponsor?
Many of the shelter dogs can be sponsored, click on your shelter of choice & look for the “Causes” below the main picture.
Can I help K9aid?
We are always looking for helpers be they sponsors, adopters, foster homes, fund raisers & many other roles. If you have a skill we could use please email us at
Is K9Aid a registered Charity
Yes, we are registered with the “Australian Charities & Not-for-Profit Commision” our registration No is 97575046504.
Why are you called K9Aid?
The word Canine meaning Dog is in the dictionary as

ca·nine  [key-nahyn]  adjective

1. of or like a dog; pertaining to or characteristic of dogs: canine loyalty.
2.Anatomy, Zoology . of or pertaining to the four pointed teeth, especially prominent in dogs, situated one on each side
of each jaw, next to the incisors.
3. of, relating to, or belonging to the Canidae, a family of mammals, including dogs, jackals, wolves, and foxes,
typically having a bushy tail, erect ears, and a long muzzle: order Carnivora

Haven’t found what you were looking for then why not email us at


Head over to the “Causes” page & see what you can do to help dog’s in distress…


Read “Old Fetitza” story & how our supporters have made a change in this old ladies life.

Found living a neglected existence in Brasov Romania, now on her way to a new home in Canada…

Do you know what happens to dogs caught up in the Dog Meat Trade?

I’ll stand by you –performed by Vic Meehan, Adrian Poupa & Shane Blewitt…...