PICS: New leash on life for 52 dogs rescued from Bloem horror house

2019-04-12 12:54

A new leash on life is expected for 52 dogs, most of them deformed, who were rescued from horrendous living conditions at a house in Springfontein, the Bloemfontein SPCA said.

2 puppies rescued after their ears were cut off

2019-03-06 19:05

Two puppies have been rescued from a house in Bloemside, Bloemfontein, during a community support project after their ears were cut off.

Alleged puppy mutilator caught while trying to sell 3-legged dog in Cape Town

2019-02-26 18:07

A man has been arrested after allegedly mutilating the hind leg of a puppy and trying to sell it to Cape Town animal lovers desperate to help find the dog medical care.

SPCA seizes 45 dogs from show judge, breeder

2019-02-05 07:33

The SPCA says it has seized 45 dogs, many with serious health problems, from the Benoni home of a "well known" show dog judge and breeder.

SPCA appeals for donations to save abused dog left in 5-year-old's care - GRAPHIC PICS

2019-01-14 12:17

The Bloemfontein SPCA has made an appeal for members of the public to help an abused dog that was left in the care of a child.

Capetonians rally to assist SPCA case against man who 'deliberately' killed two goslings

2018-11-12 19:40

The SPCA has been overwhelmed by support from Capetonians and experts, who have offered to assist with the case against a motorist who ran over and killed two Egyptian goslings in the Cape Town CBD.

Johannesburg SPCA left without a vet

2018-11-06 14:14

The Johannesburg SPCA is without a veterinarian, after their only pet physician left the branch.

SPCA welcomes guilty verdict for man who 'slaughtered' dog

2018-10-17 10:12

The Bloemfontein SPCA has welcomed the guilty verdict for a man who slaughtered a dog, after it had been hit by a car.

SPCA, fire department work together to rescue terrified dog from a well

2018-09-05 15:45

A terrified dog was rescued in a two-hour operation by the Pietermaritzburg SPCA and the Msunduzi Fire Department after it fell down a three-metre deep well and was trapped.

Sandton lawyer apologises after getting caught dumping family dog

2018-06-01 22:02

The man says he has also offered to do community service as part of his apology.


WATCH: KZN hailstorm kills hundreds of falcons, more than 1 000 rescued

2019-03-12 15:11

A massive rescue effort has been launched in KwaZulu-Natalafter a hailstorm hit a roosting site for migratory falcons. Watch.

Aww! Firefighter's quick thinking saves puppy stuck in drain

2019-03-01 07:24

Firefighters may have nerves of steel to run into big blazes, but they also have soft hearts - and rescuing a puppy is the perfect way to show it.

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.

Bobby, the abused dog, in recovery after donations stream in to SPCA

2019-01-16 07:33

Bobby, the abused dog which was chained up for eight months, will soon see happier days, as he recovers from surgery.

SPCA opens case against driver who 'deliberately' killed two Egyptian goslings

2018-11-15 21:14

The SPCA has opened a case against man who is alleged to have intentionally driven over two Egyptian goslings in Cape Town.

SPCA to open case against CT man who 'deliberately' killed two goslings

2018-11-09 20:06

The SPCA is hot on the heels of a motorist who killed two Egyptian goslings in the Cape Town CBD.

No truth to reports that Verulam man had sex with cat - SPCA

2018-10-31 13:04

The Durban and North Coast SPCA says there is no evidence to support claims that an elderly man had raped a cat in Verulam, as was widely reported.

Goat found alive with dagger in back on Camps Bay beach after suspected ritual

2018-09-26 12:38

A goat found with a dagger lodged in its back on Camps Bay beach may have been the victim of a ritual sacrifice, says the SPCA. WARNING, NOT FOR SENSITIVE VIEWERS.

Men investigated for allegedly beating, stabbing baby seal (Warning: Sensitive content)

2018-06-13 19:18

Police are investigating a case of animal cruelty in the Velddrif area of the Western Cape, after a video emerged of two men stabbing a seal pup and smashing its body against a boat.

NPA welcomes sangoma animal abuse conviction, issues warning

2018-05-28 19:37

The National Prosecuting Authority has welcomed the conviction of a sangoma accused of animal abuse.

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