Happy Tales

Chelsea Le Roux and Fabian who was adopted from SPCA Louis Trichardt.
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The brown Dachshund was found wandering along the freeway on Saturday the 29th of December 2018 and brought to the SPCA Amanzimtoti. This precious little dog was in a terrible way: scared, dejected and his coat covered in mange, he had bald patches all over and he was underweight. ...read more

Hanna Is Home!

15th Feb, 2019
In June last year, a group of us travelled to Mauritius on vacation. We were utterly shocked to say the least about the way animals are treated in Mauritius. The island has hundreds of thousands of strays. ...read more

Just over a month ago, a tiny kitten with blunt force head trauma (cause unknown) was handed over to the Mdzananda Animal Clinic based in Khayelitsha. The nameless kitten had seizures every 20 minutes. He could barely get up, and when he did, he would walk around in circles, unable to control the tremors in his body, and he would fall over and over again. ...read more

We received a scruffy little Maltese boy as a stray late in November 2018. Little did we know then that he’d gone missing from his home just one week shy of a full year ago. ...read more

At the end of November 2018, our team encountered a very special little stray that needed our help. ...read more

Written by Vicky Welman-Gerber Professional photography by Cindy Allen Photography Bertie was snatched from the jaws of death and rushed to the vet by caring animal rescuers. Skeletal, filthy and weak, barely clinging to life, the chances of his survival were slim, but as it turned out, Bertie had a lot more life and love left to give. Networking to save Bertie The cream Labrador-mix dog was collapsed beside the road in Leondale, Germiston, when… ...read more

Rescued by Knox

30th Jan, 2019
Knox is a Maltese Poodle X who was rescued from Mamre during one of our mass sterilisation drives. Neglected and unhappy, Knox had been bitten by another dog. Our African Tails staff, of course, took him in and whisked him towards the prospect of a better life. ...read more

Jing Jing’s soulful eyes just cried out for a retirement home. But, as it turned out, it wasn’t just one senior animal who would be getting a home that day… ...read more

Snortie the pig

23rd Jan, 2019
The tiny piglet was a sad sight as she lay flat on her tummy in a filthy pen full of rusted roof sheeting, wire and rubbish. She was all alone. Her back legs were splayed out on either side of her body. She looked up as Toni Brockhoven, head of Beauty Without Cruelty South Africa, reached out and gently picked her up. ...read more


18th Jan, 2019
Seven-year-old Stella hails from De Vlugt, along the Prince Alfred Pass. Originally a happy hound at a home in De Vlugt, Stella had been abandoned by her owner when he moved to Cape Town. ...read more

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