Man survives attack to help injured dog

It’s the kind of story that gets our blood boiling . . . a good Samaritan robbed and attacked while helping someone in distress. That’s what happened to Jonno when he stopped to help a dog lying on the side of a road in Phillipi. Seconds later, Jonno was assaulted by the same men, threatened with a gun and large…

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Don’t burn your pet’s feet this Summer

Press release For immediate release 3 December 2015 DON’T BURN YOUR PET’S FEET THIS SUMMER It’s the perfect time to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful sunshine with your best friend, but not everything we do in Summer is fun and games for our pets. The Cape of Good Hope SPCA is cautioning pet owners to be mindful of their…

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Fireworks are no fun for animals

Fireworks are no fun for animals Fireworks season is almost upon us, and the Cape of Good Hope (CoGH) SPCA is calling on Capetonians for a “firework free year”, following last year’s night of torture for too many animals across the Cape Metropole. Contrary to popular belief, the celebration of Guy Fawkes, albeit not a South African celebration at all,…

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