Dog shot by its owner's neighbour

2018-10-31 15:29

A Pietermaritzburg dog is recovering from a gunshot wound to its shoulder after it was shot by its owner’s neighbour.

NSPCA to investigate notorious 'snake pastor' who fed dog meat to congregants

2018-10-17 12:07

The NSPCA intends to investigate the so-called 'snake pastor', who has allegedly fed dog meat to his congregants during communion.

Farmer faces charges

2018-10-16 16:03

South Africa’s top commercial woman farmer for 2015 could again face multiple criminal charges for cruelty to animals.

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.

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.

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.

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.


DA wants explanation over award to KZN farmer

2018-10-19 15:29

The DA in KwaZulu-Natal is preparing a parliamentary question to force the provincial Department of Agriculture to explain how a farmer previously charged with cruelty to animals won a prestigious farming award in 2015.

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.

Men wanted for killing and torturing kangaroos in Australia

2018-09-26 19:48

Three men accused of torturing and killing kangaroos are being hunted by police in Australia, just days after a man was arrested for intentionally mowing down emus in another high-profile animal cruelty case.

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.

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.

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.

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