News

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

"To speak for those who can't speak for themselves is an honour."

Meet our new Inspector, Sabelo Ngcobo   Posted 2019-01-14 10:45:45

Thank you for helping us give them a home over the festive season

Swamped with around 1 500 stray and unwanted animals over the Christmas holidays, our SPCA could never have coped without help from friends like you   Posted 2019-01-14 10:37:38

'Dog whisperer', Richard Dladla, retires after 37 years at our SPCA

To say that we'll miss kennel assistant Richard Dladla is a huge understatement   Posted 2019-01-14 10:30:38

Encouraging kids to care

Schools in Durban urged to 'adopt' the SPCA for one week   Posted 2019-01-14 10:19:10

It's NOT ok

Courts finally get tough on animal abusers   Posted 2019-01-14 10:11:57

Paws for Thought – with Caroline Smith

Imagine the difference our SPCA makes in the life of just ONE animal   Posted 2019-01-14 09:59:46

Raindrops (don't) keep falling on our heads!

Our new cattery blinds have been installed – just in time for the rainy season   Posted 2019-01-14 09:48:33

Goodbye Gilbert

Popular Yard Cat, Gilbert, sadly passed away in November last year   Posted 2019-01-14 09:45:42

Animal Week on the Dolphin Coast

Ballito's buzzing Lifestyle Centre was the venue for a week long campaign to raise awareness on animal issues and the work of the SPCA   Posted 2019-01-14 09:41:28

Inspirational photographer connects with our legacy donors

Members of our Bequest Society recently enjoyed a special lunch with guest speaker, Matthew Willman   Posted 2019-01-14 08:21:53

Three weeks til Christmas

Remember your pets on our Tree of Love   Posted 2018-12-03 08:42:10

SPCA Calendar on sale

2019 never looked so good   Posted 2018-11-14 07:30:44

Kitten season is here – and our cattery is filling up

Every summer, our SPCA is swamped with litters of unwanted kittens, all needing good homes   Posted 2018-10-31 04:59:26

Calendar Competition Winners Announced

You'll love spending 2019 in the company of these delightful pets!   Posted 2018-10-24 07:15:39

Team SPCA excels at Durban City Run

Among the 6 050 runners was our very own Team SPCA, comprising ten runners who collectively raised just under R23 000 towards the care of abandoned, unwanted and ill treated animals.   Posted 2018-10-17 10:53:05

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



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