'Arrest warrant reserved for Speaker Thandi Modise' – AfriForum

2020-03-25 08:50

AfriForum says an arrest warrant has been reserved for Thandi Modise, Speaker of the National Assembly, in her animal cruelty case.

Mangaung metro cops' dogs found in 'terrible' state, confiscated and euthanised

2020-03-03 12:20

Five dogs from the Mangaung Metro Municipality Law Enforcement Department have been confiscated and euthanised over concerns that they were kept in poor conditions.

Farm owner fined R40k after 32 neglected dogs were found on his property

2019-11-18 17:40

A farm owner has been convicted and ordered to pay R40 000 to the National Council of SPCAs (NSPCAs) after 32 dogs were found in awful conditions on his property in Soweto.

Court victory for NSPCA over welfare of captive lions, bone exports

2019-08-08 12:55

The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled in favour of the NSPCA regarding the welfare of lions in captivity and how that should affect the setting of an export quota for lion bone.

NSPCA furious that SANDF horse abuse case has stalled

2019-07-17 12:32

The National Council of SPCA's is outraged that cases of animal cruelty against the SANDF have not moved forward in a speedy manner.

Kitten 'sacrificed' during religious ceremony has people up in arms

2019-07-08 21:11

Pictures purporting to show the beheading of a kitten during a religious ceremony have caused outrage on a local pastor's Facebook page, but sacrificing the animal might not be illegal.

WATCH: Roar footage - abused, malnourished Lichtenburg lion cubs finding their voices again

2019-06-04 14:06

Two malnourished lion cubs rescued from a breeding farm in Lichtenburg have shown incredible signs of progress. WATCH.

Stop abusing animals for science research - NSPCA

2019-04-25 05:25

Animals should not be used for research purposes, the National Council of SPCAs says.

NSPCA welcomes arrest of suspects in connection with cheetahs' capture

2019-03-19 08:08

The National Council of SPCA (NSPCA) says it is appalled to hear that two cheetahs in the North West were illegally captured, resulting in one of them dying.

Klerksdorp SPCA staff distraught after 2 dogs poisoned, bakkie's wheels stolen

2019-02-14 18:45

Workers at the Matlosana SPCA in Klerksdorp have been left traumatised after being targeted by robbers on two occasions in as many weeks.


Illegal wildlife trade: Stern public warning after three arrested in North West

2020-03-10 15:18

The National Council of SPCAs warned the public not to buy wildlife after three men were arrested and animals rescued along the R556 Sun City Road in North West province.

HEARTBREAKING PICS | Dog fighting for his life after uniformed man shoots it

2020-01-29 14:02

A dog named Spike is fighting for his life after a "man in uniform" shot it. WARNING, GRAPHIC PICTURES NOT SUITABLE FOR SENSITIVE VIEWERS.

Guy Fawkes and fireworks: Everything you need to know

2019-11-05 05:38

Whether or not it is legal to set off fireworks on a person's own property is governed by local by-laws. In some areas, no fireworks may be set off at any time without the written permission of the local authority.

NSPCA launches crowdfunding campaign for AfriForum's case against Thandi Modise

2019-08-08 11:06

The National Council of SPCAs has launched a crowdfunding campaign to assist with costs of AfriForum's animal cruelty case against National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise.

PICS: SPCA saves starving, abused horses from Lesotho army

2019-07-09 11:46

The SPCA in Bloemfontein has confiscated 68 starving and emaciated horses from the Lesotho army. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES.

National SPCA threatens prosecutions for whale-killing octopus traps

2019-07-02 06:31

The National Council of SPCAs has threatened to institute prosecutions for whales that are caught in octopus traps as bycatch.

6 sent to jail for illegal dog fighting, 14 pit bulls rescued

2019-05-27 17:23

Six people have been convicted and sentenced to jail for their involvement in illegal dog fighting.

NSPCA to investigate brutal attack on live kudu

2019-03-29 15:48

The National Council of SPCAs has received video footage of a group of individuals brutally beating and butchering a live kudu on the street.

SPCA determined that Cape Town dog killers get punished

2019-02-25 16:03

The SPCA is determined to see the men who beat a dog to death in Cape Town receive a stiff sentence. WARNING, GRAPHIC IMAGE.

NSPCA quits Joburg Zoo ethics committee in protest over Lammie the Elephant

2019-01-24 17:10

The NSPCA has quit the Johannesburg Zoo's Animal Ethics Committee after being excluded from decisions regarding Lammie the Elephant.

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