Your kids want a bunny? Here's all you need to know

2017-04-11 13:15

While they are cute, furry and perfect snuggle buddies, taking care of a bunny takes a lot more than just giving them a few carrots.

Phoenix rising: Dog ready for new home after getting shot in gang crossfire

2017-01-13 13:03

The SPCA is looking for a new home for a dog that was shot in the head in April 2016 during gang violence in Blue Downs.

Pets a great help to people with depression

2016-12-12 12:41

Many people with mental conditions say the constant presence and close proximity of their pets provide an immediate source of calm and help distract them from symptoms.

SPCA probes shooting of dogs in Durban

2016-11-01 20:18

The Kloof and Highway SPCA says it is investigating the shooting of two dogs in Wyebank, near New Germany.

WARNING! This video will make you crave a pet

2016-10-25 11:56

Getting a pet is one of the best things you can do for your children. We've lined up a few good arguments...

PMB pupils vaccinate pets

2016-06-17 12:45

It was all barks and excitement yesterday at a Youth Day outreach initiative at Woodlands Primary School.

Here's why your dog is your best health friend

2016-05-10 08:19

Dog walking helps cut back on excess weight and the overall need to visit a physician while raising overall moderate and vigorous exercise levels among the over-60 set, investigators found

How the heat can kill your dog

2016-01-22 14:11

Sizzling summer? We may be well-versed in preventing sunburn and dehydration, but how much do we know about keeping Fido and Vlossie safe in rising temperatures?

Viral: Dog saves abandoned baby's life

2015-10-31 12:59

In one of the most heartwarming animal-human encounters ever witnessed, a dog picked up a newborn where it was abandoned and took it to a nearby house. (Graphic)

Abandoned dog rescued from Poland's highest mountain

2015-06-10 16:06

A frightened dog escapes a certain death when it's rescued from Poland's highest mountain in 10-hour operation.


How Ella's big surprise birthday bash will go down

2017-03-15 12:31

Two very excited 6-year-olds are hosting a big birthday bash today... and it's a surprise.

Sausage dog saved by mysteriously-triggered house alarm

2016-12-29 07:55

A triggered alarm has saved a sausage’s dog life after an armed response officer found the dog struggling in a swimming pool in Cape Town.

Guy Fawkes night: How to protect your fur kids

2016-11-02 14:42

While Guy Fawkes can be extremely fun for us, fireworks displays can be frightening and sometimes traumatic for our pets

SPCA urges KZN pet owners to claim runaway pets after weekend fireworks

2016-10-31 19:07

The Kloof and Highway SPCA in KwaZulu-Natal is appealing to pet owners, whose animals have gone missing after the weekend fireworks, to come forward and identify them.

Louisiana's four-legged flood victims await reunions

2016-08-27 11:53

Floodwaters have forced many south Louisiana homeowners to leave their beloved pets behind as they boarded rescue boats or waded out of chest-deep waters. Now they have a shot at being reunited with owners desperate to get them back.

What to do when a pet dies

2016-06-07 09:30

To a child, a pet is more than a family animal. He is family - and saying goodbye to him is hard.

Aw! Puppy paradise at SA's dog hotel

A South African entrepreneur has opened a dog hotel in Cape Town. We take a look at the plush pooch paradise.

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No pets for court clerk

2015-11-19 09:50

A Pietermaritzburg court worker has agreed to no longer keep animals after the SPCA rescued five animals kept in appalling conditions at his home.

Pets (playfully) attack children

2015-06-15 15:02

When cats and dogs show the little people in your family who's boss, it can be hilarious.

OMG! This is the cutest dog food ad you will ever watch in your life!

2015-06-04 09:08

This Purina Puppy Chow ad is by far the cutest thing on the internet right now.

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