Watch: Dog teases black mamba gets fatally bitten, while owner films

The Durban community and pet lovers across social media are outraged after a Verulam dog owner filmed a fatal attack of their dog and never tried to help. The video has attracted a lot of comments lambasting the dog owner who did not try to pull the dog back. The dog apparently died after being… Continue reading Watch: Dog teases black mamba gets fatally bitten, while owner films

Breeding official quits after SPCA finds ‘150 dead parrots’ at his home

The Parrot Breeders Association of SA (Pasa) has confirmed the resignation of a senior official after the gruesome discovery of 150 dead parrots at his home in Johannesburg. Other parrots were allegedly found during an inspection by the Randburg SPCA in “dirty and parasitic” conditions. “Please note that [the official] has resigned as a member… Continue reading Breeding official quits after SPCA finds ‘150 dead parrots’ at his home

Bloemfontein SPCA pleads for help after teen ‘snaps dog’s leg in half to test strength’

The Bloemfontein SPCA has appealed for donations after a puppy had to undergo emergency surgery after its leg was snapped in half, allegedly at the hands of a teenage boy. SPCA inspector Duane Matthee said the organisation received a call after neighbours heard a dog screaming in pain. Matthee said when he arrived at the… Continue reading Bloemfontein SPCA pleads for help after teen ‘snaps dog’s leg in half to test strength’