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WATCH: Disturbing footage shows woman biting her defenseless little dog

2017-08-07 15:27

The woman could be seen yelling “stop it right now” at her helpless little doggy and then starts hitting and biting the dog while he squeals out in pain.

No bail for pair accused of skinning donkeys alive

2017-01-31 17:53

Two men accused of slaughtering donkeys, probably while the animals were still conscious, have been denied bail by a KwaZulu-Natal court.

Japan fish exorcists battered by animal abuse claims

2017-01-13 12:56

A religious ceremony in Japan where carp are plied with alcohol before being returned to a river has left animal rights activists feeling green around the gills.

Achilles heals

2017-01-09 10:48

A dog, brought into the Amazimtoti SPCA with a metal clamp wedged through his leg, finally has his happy ending.

Dog, puppies left to starve to death in home

2016-11-16 20:22

Criminal charges of animal cruelty are to be lodged against a man who left his dog and her puppies to die without food and water in an abandoned house in Wolwerivier, the SPCA has said. WARNING: ARTICLE CONTAINS IMAGE SOME MAY FIND DISTURBING.

Man gets 4 years in prison for setting dog on fire

2016-08-12 16:59

A Georgia man in US has been sentenced to four years in prison for setting his family's dog house on fire in suburban Atlanta while the dog was inside.

Puppy flung from 4th-floor balcony ready for a new home - SPCA

2016-07-05 10:21

The puppy that was flung off a fourth-floor balcony in Cape Town by its owner is ready to be adopted, the SPCA says.

Puppy gets chance at new life

2016-04-24 07:45

Doctors from Mediclinic and ER24 paramedics have saved a puppy from the hands of a man who tried to sell it for R10 on the streets of Cape Town.

Dog found with tongue cut out

2016-03-24 13:51

A dog has had to be put down after it was found malnourished and with its tongue cut out in Phoenix, Durban.

EFT and e-wallet payments made for reptile street trade

2016-03-08 05:42

Hawkers selling chameleons, tortoises and snakes on street corners are becoming more advanced, even accepting payment via e-wallet and EFT, the NSPCA has said, pleading with public to stop buying the creatures and end the trade.

 
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WATCH: Abused pit bull thrives in forever home

Meet Daisy-Mae an abused pit bull who found a forever home with Monique Quénet in Johannesburg after a video appeal was posted on social media.

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More donkeys allegedly skinned alive found

2017-01-31 11:05

More dead donkeys thought to have been skinned alive have been found near the Lesotho border in KwaZulu-Natal, following the 18 that were found last week.

Limpopo police launch manhunt for lion killers

2017-01-11 22:52

Limpopo police have launched a manhunt for people who killed three male lions and cut off their legs and heads.

Piet Croucamp, NSPCA in animal cruelty spat

2016-12-07 16:17

Political commentator and former presenter of the kykNET series Megaboere, Piet Croucamp, and the NSPCA are accusing each other of animal cruelty.

Dog fighting for its life after being stabbed in the chest

2016-09-20 19:50

A dog is fighting for its life after an intruder stabbed it in the chest at a home in Allens Nek, Roodepoort, paramedics said.

Man who bit off rat's head banned from owning pets

2016-07-11 07:45

An Australian man who filmed himself biting the head off a live rat and posting the video on Facebook was banned from owning pets for three years and ordered to do community service.

NSPCA investigating dog fighting advert

2016-06-27 12:32

The NSPCA is investigating an apparent dog fighting event which has been advertised on a website and mobile billboard in Johannesburg.

49 starving monkeys rescued from cages in Joburg

2016-04-23 19:38

Nearly 50 starving, dehydrated monkeys were rescued from cages at a garden nursery north of Johannesburg on Saturday.

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Video shows starving dog, police officer blamed for animal cruelty

A former police officer is in hot water after allegedly leaving 10 dogs to starve at his Johannesburg home. This heartbreaking video shows just one of the animals.

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Driver 'deliberately' mowed down 17 kangaroos in Australia

2016-02-01 07:16

An unknown driver deliberately ran over and killed 17 kangaroos on an Australian highway, officials say.

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