Total Fauna Solutions

The specialists in technical animal rescue, animal welfare

and management services.

Rescue. Recover. Resolve.

Total Fauna Solutions offer responsive, efficient and compassionate outcomes for government departments, emergency services, education and corporate sectors.


Slade Macklin brings over three decades of industry experience to every project. Widely respected as the leading industry authority, Slade offers a wealth of knowledge, know-how and ingenuity to deliver a strategic and practical solution to every animal-related situation and incident. With 17 years of experience as an RSPCA inspector, educator and wealth of knowledge in animal behaviour, Slade delivers services ranging from animal health and welfare assessments, environmental investigations and technical rescue, through to vertebrate pest management and wildlife audits.

“We will always employ the most humane response to a situation and deliver it with confidence – swiftly and discreetly.”

Having most recently worked in complex and challenging environments such as the 2019/20 bushfire emergency, and the 2021 and two devastating 2022 floods, Slade’s expertise across all facets of animal management has been instrumental in delivering outcomes in both the immediate response and recovery phases of critical situations.

Backed by a trusted long-standing team that include vet partnerships and licenced operatives, Total Fauna Solutions work efficiently and discreetly with a focus on resolving each unique client situation. All the while taking an active role in protecting our native ecosystems and supporting livestock management here in Australia.

Let us find the best solution for you today.