Man caught having sex with dog gets suspended sentence - SPCA unhappy

2017-11-01 15:43

The SPCA in Sandton has voiced its disappointment with the five-year suspended sentence handed down to a Johannesburg man found guilty of having sex with a dog.

Tied up dog rescued at SA border in attempted smuggling

2017-09-06 13:20

A tied up dog, with only his head sticking out of a box, has been found in a truck on the border between South Africa and Lesotho.

Midrand SPCA robbed

2017-08-21 19:31

The SPCA in Ivory Park, Midrand, has been robbed of cash, laptops and an oven, Gauteng police say.

SPCA investigating 'miraculous' appearance of dead baboon in Gugulethu home

2017-08-10 22:32

The Cape of Good Hope SPCA is investigating how a dead baboon was found in the cupboard of a Gugulethu home.

Cape Town doubles local SPCA funding to R9m

2017-07-20 20:28

The City of Cape Town has doubled its funding to the Cape of Good Hope SPCA, to R9m for the next three years.

Police find 100-plus reptiles inside New York home

2017-06-07 10:11

The SPCA in New York says a Long Island home has been found to be an illegal reptile house, with more than 100 found crawling and slithering around the property.

Rescued donkeys find new homes

2017-05-04 15:06

Skittish and confused, the 80 donkeys that were rescued from being skinned alive last month have been given a second chance at a happy life.

19 donkeys moved to places of safety - SPCA

2017-04-18 18:43

A total of 19 donkeys have been rescued from the risk of being stolen and slaughtered for their skins, the national council of SPCAs has said.

Baboon hands found dangling from Cape Town home's wall

2017-03-25 06:52

Baboon limbs have been found hanging from the wall of a home in Belville, Cape Town, allegedly to protect it from intruders, the Cape of Good Hope SPCA says.

WATCH: Homeless man reunited with his dogs

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Come claim your missing pets - SPCA urges Durban owners after Diwali celebrations

2017-10-20 17:17

The Kloof and Highway Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is urging pet owners to collect their missing pets following the Diwali celebrations.

Thieves cause R100 000 damage to Cape of Good Hope SPCA

2017-08-22 22:08

Criminals have caused damage worth R100 000 to vehicles at the Cape of Good Hope SPCA in Grassy Park, affecting services to about 200 animals.

Dog makes lucky escape from drowning

2017-08-16 13:45

He's cheated death and he’s one Lucky hound.

Fairly rare Sub-Antarctic Fur seal pup ‘wormed his way into our hearts,’ Cape of Good Hope SPCA says

2017-07-22 10:59

A visitor from the south in Cape Town, “Edward Flipperhands”, is set to be released next week, the Cape of Good Hope SPCA says.

No justice for animals - SPCA

2017-06-26 13:36

The Kloof and Highway SPCA claims that there is no justice for animals at the Pinetown Magistrate's Court, where virtually no animal neglect and abuse matters have been prosecuted for more than two years.

Blind students 'terrorised' by dog

2017-05-18 07:06

After a recent attack by a dog on four blind students at KZN Blind and Deaf Society in Pietermaritzburg, boarders at the Northdale college say they live in fear.

Animal rescue group forced to euthanise 600+ animals as Zim crisis bites

2017-05-04 06:01

An animal rights group in Zimbabwe says it has has to euthanise more than 630 animals so far this year as a growing economic crisis pushes more ans more unwanted pets onto the streets.

3 arrested for illegal hunting in Eastern Cape

2017-04-08 18:49

Eastern Cape police say three men have been arrested for illegal hunting and being in possession of endangered wild animals.

One-eyed, one-eared Jack Russell needs a loving home

2017-03-14 14:33

The Bloemfontein SPCA is looking for a home for a one-eyed, one-eared, 8-month-old Jack Russell puppy who was found at a school in the city.

More donkeys allegedly skinned alive found

2017-01-31 11:05

More dead donkeys thought to have been skinned alive have been found near the Lesotho border in KwaZulu-Natal, following the 18 that were found last week.

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