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.

SHOCKING PIC: Couple fuming as neighbour 'impales dead monkeys on fence'

2018-11-30 15:31

A Hartbeespoort couple is upset after their neighbour allegedly impaled dead vervet monkeys on poles in full view of them for several days.

AfriForum to privately prosecute Thandi Modise over animal cruelty

2018-07-19 11:42

Lobby group AfriForum has announced that it will privately prosecute chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Thandi Modise in connection with animal cruelty at her farm.

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.


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.

NSPCA battles environmental affairs over lion bone quota

2018-09-26 14:45

The NSPCA says it objects to the lack of proper consideration behind the DEA's decision to increase the quota from 800 to 1 500 while a judicial review is underway.

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.

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