News

A round up of what's been happening lately
at the Durban & Coast SPCA

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Renovations to puppy block complete

  • 20 September 2017

Thanks to generous support from our friends, much needed renovations to the puppy block were completed earlier in the year

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Diary Dates

  • 19 September 2017

Get those pens and diaries out now ...

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Full steam ahead to the festive holiday season

  • 18 September 2017

Over the Festive Season last year - from November to mid January - no fewer than 1783 dogs and 2164 cats and kittens were admitted to our SPCA

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Just to give a little happiness

  • 18 September 2017

Energetic . . . cheerful . . . dedicated . . . compassionate - words on paper cannot begin to describe the generosity of spirit that lives within the heart of long-time volunteer, Pam McNamara.

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Animal Buddies to the rescue

  • 18 September 2017

Thanks to a special group of supporters - four of our Inspectors’ vans are now equipped with emergency lights

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Just popping up to say goodbye

  • 18 September 2017

Billie Jean was brought in to our SPCA as a stray - and has now been rehomed on a smallholding where she is thoroughly spoilt!

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Pain of losing a pet

  • 18 September 2017

Research has proved that the death of a companion animal is, in almost every way, comparable to the loss of a human loved one.

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One down, eight to go

  • 18 September 2017

Jazzy the cat nearly forfeited one of his nine lives, before being rescued from a precarious 12th floor ledge of the Royal Hotel by Inspector Lucas Moloi.

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Paws for Thought - with Caroline Smith

  • 18 September 2017

The recent runaway fires that raged through Knysna to Plettenberg Bay were devastating - not only for people, but for animals caught in the blaze.

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Out of the Dog Box

  • 18 September 2017

It’s called the Dog Box - our charity shop in Ballito - but the amazing volunteers who work there are certainly never in the metaphorical dogbox!

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Happy Purr-day!

  • 18 September 2017

At a loss for gift ideas for friends birthdays, anniversaries and other occasions? Why not make a donation to the SPCA in lieu of a gift for them?

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Humphrey goes home

  • 18 September 2017

After waiting nearly two months, Humphrey found his forever home

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Calling all trail lovers

  • 25 August 2017

Join us for a fun day out on the trails ...

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A story to warm your heart

  • 3 July 2017

Sweet little Ever Grace has made our day!

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And the winners are ...

  • 3 July 2017

The Me and My Pet photo competition winners have been announced!

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Make a donation in lieu of a gift

  • 2 June 2017

Helping to make a better world for animals is the perfect way to honour a friend or loved one who prefers not to receive gifts.

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Annual Golf Day 2017

  • 15 May 2017

New date set for our Golf Day

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Celebrate Tekkie Tax Day on Friday, 26 May

  • 15 May 2017

Have you paid your tax this year? No, not that kind of tax ... I am talking about Tekkie Tax!

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Another Battle Against Cruelty Won

  • 8 May 2017

19 April 2017: the Durban & Coast SPCA secured another successful conviction

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A message to warm our hearts

  • 8 May 2017

We recently received this message from one of our new pet owners

Amanzimtoti: 031 904 2424/5

Dolphin Coast (Ballito): 083 659 5482/082 374 9905

Dundee & District: 034 212 2851

Empangeni: 034 792 9129/078 306 1439 (Emergencies)

Eshowe: 035 474 4169

Estcourt: 36 352 1476/083 555 9758 (Emergencies)

Greytown: 033 413 1181/033 413 1522

Howick: 033 330 4557/033 330 2672

Kloof & Highway: 031 764 1212

SPCA Inspector

Kokstad: 082 771 7229

Lower South Coast: 039 312 0962

Mooi River & District: 033 263 1526

Newcastle: 034 318 2346

Phoenix (Avonford Crescent) : 031 500 6452

Pietermaritzburg: 033 386 9267/8/9

Richards Bay: 035 753 2086

Sani: 033 702 1884