News

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

Popular Calendar Photo Competition Returns

Once again we are looking for stunning pictures of dogs, cats, horses and other pets for our 2019 calendar   Posted 2018-09-20 14:28:44

Snug as a bug – thanks to you

Once again, Durban animal lovers dug deep to ensure that rescued dogs and cats at the SPCA are warm, safe and well fed.   Posted 2018-09-11 10:11:48

Thanks to you - our food bowls are full

How heartwarming it is to know that the people of Durban care so passionately about the plight of animals that have been abandoned or ill treated by their previous owners   Posted 2018-09-11 10:08:36

Paws for Thought - with Caroline Smith

If you own a dog or cat, please stop reading this right now – and go and check that your pets’ rabies vaccinations are up to date   Posted 2018-09-11 10:04:24

RIP Archie

Famous yard cat and Coffee Cats mascot, Archie, sadly passed away on 5 June 2018   Posted 2018-09-11 09:59:20

Meet our new Yard Cats

Recently inducted into our Yard Cat hall of fame are Goliath (so named because he is a giant among cats) and Amber, who has the most incredible yellow eyes.   Posted 2018-09-11 09:57:02

Inside Inspectorate

Read all about what our Inspectorate department has been up to lately   Posted 2018-09-11 09:47:52

In the Dog Box ...

. . . you’ll find all sorts of unexpected treasures! Be sure to visit our charity shop in Ballito for unbelievable bargains in second hand furniture and appliances, crockery, ornaments, books, clothing, toys and jewellery.   Posted 2018-09-11 09:15:31

Jess comes in from the cold

Living rough on the streets is no life for a person . . . or a dog. But Jess had obviously had a bad experience of humans and was determined to continue fending for herself in a bushy area on the Bluff.    Posted 2018-09-07 10:18:13

Trail Run 2018 - enter now!

Our popular annual trail run is back and you won't want to miss it!   Posted 2018-07-20 12:26:44

Mandela Day at the SPCA

A huge thank you to everyone who turned up to make this a fantastic day for animals.   Posted 2018-07-19 08:04:31

Ladies - join us for our first ever Women's month breakfast

Rain Farm Game Lodge is the venue for a morning of treats for the ladies   Posted 2018-07-09 08:21:26

Successful conviction for Glasses

Outside in her own yard, this small, friendly dog was shot by a neighbour!   Posted 2018-06-14 09:15:02

'The last straw' and other animal related issues ...

Shirley Bell's latest column has just been published   Posted 2018-06-07 05:34:33

Business as usual at Dolphin Coast branch

Everything is now back to normal at our Dolphin Coast satellite branch   Posted 2018-06-06 08:15:43

Find us at the East Coast Radio House & Garden Show

If you believe that home is where your pets are, come visit us at the show!   Posted 2018-05-31 14:35:30

Dolphin Coast Branch: Official Statement

Services rendered by our Dolphin Coast satellite branch have not been terminated   Posted 2018-05-16 04:48:40

#Me&MyPet Selfie Competition starts 14 May!

Calling pre-primary and primary school children in the Durban area   Posted 2018-05-11 07:20:38

Justice for the 'Dog with no Name'

If you love animals – or are simply a decent, compassionate human being – please add your name to our petition to demand justice for the dog that starved to death at the end of a chain   Posted 2018-05-11 07:07:00

Save the date!

Come join us at the SPCA Golf Day on 18 May    Posted 2018-02-22 07:51:15



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