SANDF sets up inquiry into abuse of horses at military base

2018-05-11 12:11

The SANDF has established a board of inquiry to determine who should bear responsibility for the mistreatment of horses at its base and how to prevent a similar occurrence in the future.

25 emaciated horses put down at SANDF unit

2018-05-07 16:50

The NSPCA has lambasted the the SANDF over the mistreatment of horses at one of its units.

CT officer who drove over dog to face disciplinary action

2018-03-13 21:23

The police officer who drove over a sleeping dog in Neptune Street in Elsies River has been identified and is to face disciplinary action.

NSPCA considers lawsuit against NCOP chair Thandi Modise over 'farm of horrors'

2017-10-16 17:43

National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise could soon find herself in a private lawsuit brought by the NSPCA, after evading animal cruelty charges for over three years.

NSPCA finds 1000 donkey, tiger skins on Benoni plot

2017-05-31 22:24

Bales of around 1000 donkey skins and seven tiger skins have been found on the Benoni Agricultural Holdings, on the East Rand.

Criminal charges to be laid against East London Zoo

2017-05-29 22:14

The NSPCA says criminal charges will be laid against everyone found to be responsible for the cruelty, suffering, neglect and unacceptable conditions found at the East London Zoo.

10 donkeys slaughtered, 100 skins found on North West farm

2017-03-01 21:02

The NSPCA has discovered 100 donkey skins and 10 donkeys which are believed to have been unlawfully slaughtered at a lion farm in the North West, says the organisation.

NSPCA offers reward to help find man in viral bestiality clip

2017-02-10 14:22

The National Council of SPCAs is offering a reward of R5 000 for information about a man who filmed himself having sex with a dog in Tonga, outside Komatipoort.

ConCourt recognises NSPCA’s powers to prosecute

2016-12-08 20:02

The NSPCA now has the powers to independently prosecute suspects after the Constitutional Court ruled in favour of the organisation.

Ten arrested for dog fighting in Soweto

2016-08-29 18:40

Ten people have been arrested for allegedly being involved in dog fighting in a veld in Dobsonville, Soweto, the NSPCA Special Investigations Unit said.

 

SANDF finally taking emaciated horse problem seriously - National Council of SPCAs

2018-05-08 14:04

The SANDF says it has asked the Military Veterinary Institute to help with the care of the animals.

SPCA shocked after dog is skinned alive in Bloemfontein

2018-04-16 10:50

The SPCA has expressed shock over the skinning of a dog in Bloemfontein. WARNING: Image may be disturbing.

Court finds that vet in Thandi Modise farm saga contravened council rules

2017-12-19 20:04

The national council of an animal rights group has welcomed a judgment granted against a veterinarian who concealed essential information regarding animal cruelty at a top politician’s home.

Rock climbers rescue dog trapped on West Rand cliff

2017-10-02 16:12

A dog that was trapped on a high ledge in the Kings Kloof area near Krugersdorp has been rescued after being spotted by mountain climbers.

NSPCA welcomes ruling stopping circus from exporting elephants

2017-05-30 15:46

The NSPCA has welcomed the High Court's judgment prohibiting the export of elephants from South Africa.

NSPCA threatens Transnet with criminal charges over alleged plans with cats

2017-03-15 19:02

The NSPCA has condemned Transnet's alleged plan to poison stray cats on its properties, saying it would bring criminal charges if the company went through with it but Transnet says it has no such plans.

Donkeys hides smuggled from SA to China for medicine

2017-02-26 21:26

A Johannesburg businessman was arrested last week after falsely declaring a shipment of 300 donkey hides at OR Tambo airport.

NSPCA staff attacked in Gauteng while trying to save chickens

2017-01-04 21:51

Bystanders have attacked NSPCA staff after a truck carrying 3 000 chickens overturned on the N12 highway between Lenasia and Westonaria.

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.

Exhibition on this weekend for SPCA Alexandra clinic

2016-08-20 14:10

Dog and art enthusiasts can visit Graham’s Fine Art Gallery in Bryanston this weekend to help the Sandton SPCA raise money for its mobile clinic project.

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