Happy Tales

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Ginger Persian cat Gucci went missing from his home in Clifton in mid-December 2016. It was over six months before he was found… ...read more

On 28 June 2017, animal lover and networker Yanou Olderwagen added a post to her Facebook page, pleading for someone to adopt two Jack Russell Terriers, Hailey and Sammy. Along with the photos was a video in which it was clear that the male, Sammy, was absolutely terrified of anything and everything, especially humans. ...read more

A leg for Leggy

23rd Aug, 2017
The speckled bird with his big, yellow eyes was found in the garden of an Edgemead resident, his leg dangling uselessly. Despite his injury, it took me some time to catch the Dikkop (also called the Spotted thick-knee) and, when I did, it was clear that there was nothing that could be done to save the leg. ...read more

All the pets we’ve ever had were adopted from animal shelters, and came in all shapes, sizes, and ages – all brought so much love and joy. And then, along came Taurus… ...read more

Saving Darcy

16th Aug, 2017
We had no idea that the Knysna fires had gotten so bad until we received a call from one of our clients telling us we needed to get home – and fast. ...read more

CJ’s Journey

11th Aug, 2017
The day we rescued CJ was a day we were in the right place at the right time. It was the 13th of May 2017 and we’d gone to Tableview to collect four donated kennels from Purple Kennel Project. We were on our way home and running late because of the road closures; we were hot and thirsty and decided to stop at the Engen on the N2 towards Somerset West to get something to drink. Little did we know that we were about to get so much more… ...read more

The true story of a rehabilitated Spotted Eagle Owl called Uiltjie, who has made it his mission in life to take care of injured and orphaned birds. Uiltjie (diminutive for “owl” in Afrikaans), an African Spotted Eagle Owl, showed up on our farm on a mild Autumn evening in April 2007. ...read more

A miracle for Oscar

4th Aug, 2017
In December 2016, my wife, Hester, and I applied to adopt a Spaniel through Spaniel Welfare SA (SWSA). We were excited when our application was approved and we were told about a Spaniel at our local SPCA in urgent need of a home. That’s how Layla came into our lives. But she was just the start of our link with SWSA… ...read more

Mikey on the move

2nd Aug, 2017
Every year, the farmers on the surrounding farms here in Koringberg, 18 kilometres outside Moorreesburg, bring their half-dead lambs to us and we nurse them back to life. Some make it, some, sadly, don’t. Mikey, who was born on the 8th of April 2017, arrived here on the back of a motorcycle in a milk crate. ...read more

Doting on Danté

28th Jul, 2017
When I saw J. Bay Animal Rescue Sanctuary’s post about a Sharpei that had been rescued from the Thornhill forest during the Knysna/Plett/St Francis fire, I had no intention of adopting another dog. But life had other ideas… ...read more

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