Stella McCartney praised for her cruelty-free collection

2020-03-07 00:13

Actress Shailene Woodley has heaped praise on her friend Stella McCartney for her vegan and cruelty-free fashion empire.

Bali's drugged, smuggled orangutan headed back to the wild

2019-12-17 14:28

A baby orangutan that was drugged by a Russian trafficker in a failed bid to smuggle it out of Bali will be released back into the wild.

Thandi Modise to go on trial next year on animal cruelty charges

2019-10-30 14:22

Speaker of Parliament Thandi Modise says she believes that the animal cruelty case against her is deliberately being dragged out.

Pets shot in Howick

2019-10-28 16:31

Two Howick residents have launched a manhunt for a person shooting pets with an air rifle.

PICS: More than 5 000 crabs euthanised after being forgotten at OR Tambo Airport cargo facility

2019-08-23 19:24

The National Council of SPCAs this week found a shipment of around 5 300 crabs at an OR Tambo International Airport cargo facility that had been forgotten about for nine days.

SANCO to picket outside Potchefstroom court as Thandi Modise appears for animal cruelty case

2019-07-21 20:26

The South African National Civic Organisation (SANCO) in the North West plans to picket in support of National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise when she appears in the Potchefstroom Magistrate's Court.

NSPCA furious that SANDF horse abuse case has stalled

2019-07-17 12:32

The National Council of SPCA's is outraged that cases of animal cruelty against the SANDF have not moved forward in a speedy manner.

No warrant of arrest enforced in Thandi Modise animal cruelty case, says Parliament

2019-06-21 16:17

Parliament spokesperson Moloto Mothapo has denied reports that there is a warrant of arrest enforced against National Assembly Speaker, Thandi Modise, relating to a 2014 animal cruelty case.

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.

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.


WATCH | Rover takes first steps since amputation after teen bodybuilder broke puppy's leg

2019-12-20 11:10

Rover, the puppy that had its leg broken in Bloemfontein, allegedly by a teenage bodybuilder, has taken his first steps since his leg was amputated.

Bodybuilder boy from Bloemfontein breaks puppy's leg to 'test his strength'

2019-12-17 08:50

A dog suffered an open fracture and lost a lot of blood after a teenage bodybuilder broke the animal's leg to test his own strength.

Howick shooter targets

2019-10-29 15:46

A devastated Howick woman says she had to pay about R11 000 for medical expenses after her cat, Drogo, was shot with an air rifle in her garden.

California bans the sale of fur - here are all the fashion houses that have done the same

2019-10-17 05:10

Could possibly be on our way to a fur-free future?

Lawyers get ready for Thandi Modise animal cruelty private prosecution

2019-07-22 15:51

The team representing National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise, has been given the opportunity to prepare for her animal cruelty trial.

Teen disowns dad for proudly posing next to slaughtered lion in Kalahari

2019-07-19 14:09

A teenage girl has vowed to never speak to her father after a photo of him and his wife kissing in front of a slaughtered lion went viral.

SA animal welfare activist claims he was attacked while filming donkey 'abuse' in Greece

2019-07-17 06:01

Luke Barritt, a campaigner for international charity Network for Animals, says he was kicked, struck and threatened that he'd be thrown off a cliff after being spotted filming the abuse of donkeys on the Greek island of Santorini.

Cat fight ends in court

2019-03-29 15:49

A man accused of shooting his neighbour’s cat because he believed it preyed on birds in his garden claims he needs protection from being harassed by her.

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.

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.

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