WATCH | Dog beaten after trying to take shelter in Mumbai building during rain sparks outrage

2019-07-31 10:35

A stray dog taking shelter from rain in a neighbourhood in Mumbai's Worli was brutally beaten by security guards last week. The incident has sparked massive outrage on social media.

Armed robbers kill family pet, threaten boy in Tongaat

2019-05-25 15:09

A group of armed robbers killed a family pet and threatened to shoot a 3-year-old boy in Tongaat, north of Durban.

Kleinmond man to appear in court over dog abuse

2019-01-25 17:18

A man is due to appear in the Caledon Magistrate's Court on charges of animal abuse.

Workers kill business owner's pet parrot during plastics industry strike

2018-11-14 12:16

A Gauteng business owner has described how his "beautiful" Macaw parrot was targeted by striking workers during the plastics industry strike.

'It’s much crueller to let a giraffe die of old age’: SA experts weigh in on Tess Talley hunting outrage

2018-07-05 15:13

Despite strong social media backlash about a rare black giraffe that was killed by a US woman, hunting giraffes in South Africa is legal as long as the proper permission has been obtained from the game farm in question.

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.

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.

WATCH: Disturbing footage shows woman biting her defenseless little dog

2017-08-07 15:27

The woman could be seen yelling “stop it right now” at her helpless little doggy and then starts hitting and biting the dog while he squeals out in pain.

No bail for pair accused of skinning donkeys alive

2017-01-31 17:53

Two men accused of slaughtering donkeys, probably while the animals were still conscious, have been denied bail by a KwaZulu-Natal court.

Japan fish exorcists battered by animal abuse claims

2017-01-13 12:56

A religious ceremony in Japan where carp are plied with alcohol before being returned to a river has left animal rights activists feeling green around the gills.


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.

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.

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.

3 men face over 1 400 counts each of sexually abusing animals

2018-08-22 06:17

Three men face more than 1 400 counts each of sexually abusing animals at a Pennsylvania farm.

'It's called conservation': US woman under fire for killing 'rare' giraffe in SA hits back

2018-07-04 10:09

A Kentucky-born woman sparked worldwide outrage on social media after posting pictures of a black giraffe she killed during a hunting trip in South Africa.

Don't keep exotic pets, urges SPCA following the discovery of an abused monkey

2018-05-15 10:52

The SPCA in Bloemfontein has urged South Africans not to keep exotic animals as pets after it discovered an abused vervet monkey in Reddersburg.

Fury over shocking video of teen throwing kitten across a road

2017-12-04 15:05

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WATCH: Abused pit bull thrives in forever home

Meet Daisy-Mae an abused pit bull who found a forever home with Monique Quénet in Johannesburg after a video appeal was posted on social media.

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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.

Limpopo police launch manhunt for lion killers

2017-01-11 22:52

Limpopo police have launched a manhunt for people who killed three male lions and cut off their legs and heads.

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