Tell us your pet rescue love story

2017-01-12 06:01
Cat and dog love, Uitenhage SPCA Photo:

Cat and dog love, Uitenhage SPCA Photo:

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Love often happens at first sight. But the roads leading to that magic moment have got to come together under the right circumstances.

Some love stories are sad, some funny, others extraordinary and exciting, but then there are love stories between humans and pets which simply are so precious!

Tell us your “Rescue Love Story”, is a Valentines Day competition with a difference in support of the Uitenhage & District SPCA. All stories entered should be regarding the love of your rescued or adopted pet. There are exciting prizes to be won and the winning story will be published in the UD News on the 16th February 2017.

How to enter:

.Write a love story (no more than 500 words) of your rescued/adopted pet in the language of choice.

.Each story must be accompanied by an entry form

.Entry fee: R30 per entry. Cash payments at Uitenhage SPCA office or EFT payments are accepted

.Entry forms can be collected from the Uitenhage SPCA offices in Schonland Street or downloaded from the SPCA website ( It can also be requested via e-mail from

.Entry forms and stories can be dropped in the entry box at the SPCA offices or emailed to

.Competition entries close on the 8th of February.

.The winner and runner-up will be announced on the 10th of February.

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