Los Angeles will ban the sale of fur - all the fashion houses that have done the same

2018-09-19 11:50

We could possibly be on our way to a fur-free future.

Man charged following cat shooting

2018-07-04 16:29

Charges of cruelty to animals and malicious injury to property have been laid against the man accused of shooting and killing a Prestbury woman’s cat with an air rifle last week.

‘Prestbury menace shot my cat’

2018-07-02 17:05

The shooting of a pet cat in Prestbury this week sparked outrage in the neighbourhood.

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Mohair farmers say Peta misrepresented angora farming in a shock documentary – that could cost South Africa R1.5 billion per year

Allegations from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals that local farmers hotly dispute could spell the collapse of a R1.5 billion industry, and mean a death sentence for 800,000 Angora goats.

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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.

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WATCH: 450 chickens rescued from broken down truck on way to illegal abattoir

The Sandton SPCA recently took in and is caring for 450 battery chickens after a concerned member of the public alerted the organisation to a broken down truck carrying chickens last week. Watch.

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Outrage after koala found screwed to pole in Australia

2018-01-12 09:38

A dead koala has been found screwed to a pole in Australia in a "sickening" act that sparked outrage on social media.

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 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.

Retired racehorses stolen for suspected bush racing

2017-04-19 20:42

A retired race horse has been euthanised and another is recovering after they were stolen from stables in Philippi, Cape Town, by suspected “bush racers”.

 

Shot cat: Man goes to court

2018-07-05 16:29

Boughton businessman Darryl Moss has filed court papers against the woman who has accused him of shooting her cat.

Alleged cat shooter claims harassment

2018-07-03 18:25

While the owner of the Prestbury pet cat that was shot and killed with an air rifle intends laying criminal charges against the alleged shooter today, the man and his wife are drafting court papers for harassment.

400 roosters trained for fighting on US farm to be euthanised

2018-05-30 07:01

US animal welfare officials say most of the hundreds of roosters seized from a suspected illegal cockfighting site will have to be killed.

Mohair SA intensifies abuse investigation

2018-05-20 06:06

As Mohair SA intensifies its investigation into the gruesome abuse of animals, particularly goats during shearing, two Karoo farms have already been suspended from participating in mohair sales.

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.

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WATCH: Police van drives over dog in Elsies River

A video has emerged of a SAPS van seemingly making no attempt to avoid a dog sleeping in the road, and driving over it.

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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.

I tried to go vegan for a week and this is what happened

2017-08-07 12:32

It felt like a week of eating leafy greens sauteed in air, sprinkled with hunger and served with a side of "I wish this was chicken."

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.

Air-gun attacks on monkeys increase

2017-04-18 06:01

Animal lovers in the Upper Highway area of KwaZulu-Natal are angry about the increase in air-gun attacks on monkeys, leaving them incapacitated and sometimes dead.

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