Tag: SPCA

THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE SPCA IS NO KILL SHELTER

We dream of the day when the SPCA can close their doors for good because that would mean that only responsible individuals own animals, that all companion animals are sterilised and can’t breed indiscriminately, that everyone has adopted a pet as opposed to supporting a breeder and that there have been enough good homes to go around, that all puppy…

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PAPA 2018

PAPA update to the welfare of working animals. As the leading proponent for animal welfare and the society for the prevention of cruelty towards animals in South Africa, the SPCA enforces and upholds the current legislation that demands all animals are to be treated humanely and receive the necessary care required to prevent undue suffering and cruelty. The SPCA does…

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Qurbani Animal Care Guide

Qurbani Animal Care Guide The annual religious celebration of Eid-ul-adha (Eid of Sacrifice) is soon to be observed by the local Muslim community, with Qurbani commencing from the 22nd of August 2018 (depending on phase of the moon). The Cape of Good Hope (CoGH) SPCA calls on those planning to slaughter sheep, goats or cattle to follow these strict guidelines…

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Wallacedene MASP treats 1450 animals

CoGH SPCA oversees 1450 sterilisations in annual Wallacedene MASP 26th of July 2018 – Animal welfare organisations in partnership with the Cape of Good Hope SPCA once again joined forces to conduct a annual Mass Animal Sterlisation Project (MASP) generously funded by the City of Cape Town in the Wallacedene community. Launched on the 3rd of April 2018, running for…

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Comrades4Canines Raises R72 000

Well done to Greg Korck and Liam Gannon for completing the ComradesMarathon “DOWN RUN” on the 10 June 2018 “ for the love of animals. The “DOWN RUN” starts at the City Hall in Pietermaritzburg and finishes in Durban – this is about ± 90km which our guys completed in under 9 hours! In addition to each of them overcoming this enormous challenge they helped us…

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Miss South Africa 2017 Visits SPCA

As the 60th jubilee anniversary of the Miss South Africa pageant approaches, tails were wagging with happiness when current Miss South Africa 2017 Dr. Adè van Heerden stopped by to spend a morning with our animals. The down to earth Adè immediately got up close and personal with our VIPs ( very important pups ) and dished out loads of love to some of…

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HAWKERS & WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BUY THAT PUPPY!

HAWKERS & WHY YOU SHOULDN’T BUY THAT PUPPY! Puppy Hawkers have little or no regard for the welfare of animals, who to them are simply commodities of trade. There is no doubt that puppy hawkers rely heavily on the animal loving communities who will do anything to rescue a puppy in this condition regardless of the cost. Do not be…

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