The objects of the society are:
a) the provision of free medical or surgical treatment, or such treatment at reduced charges, to animals belonging to persons who are unable to afford the services of a veterinary surgeon;
b) the prevention of suffering of animals by the provision of preventative treatment, care and advice (whether free, at a reduced charge or at full charge);
c) the education of the public in matters concerning animal health and welfare in general;
d) the advancement of animal welfare for the public benefit by other means.