ARTICLES RELATING TO ANIMAL CRUELTY

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.

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.

 

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.

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.

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