animal welfare

NSPCA to Charge Giraffe Driver

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NSPCA) is considering laying charges against the driver transporting the giraffe that died in Gauteng.
 
Tshwane SPCA managing director, Rick Allan, points out that, “At this stage we are still investigating and considering charges in terms of the Animal Protection Act.”
 
The organisation states that, “We believe the method in which the animal was transported was not correct. The death of the animal could have been avoided.”
 

CROW: Environmental Education Officer

Founded over 30 years ago, Centre for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) is currently KwaZulu-Natal’s only registered wildlife rehabilitation centre dedicated to the protection and rehabilitation of all indigenous wildlife. From mongoose, genets and monkeys to birds and antelope, CROW represents a second chance at a free, safe and sustainable life for thousands of animals every year.
 

CROW: Finance and Human Resources Officer

The Centre for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) is currently KwaZulu-Natal’s only registered wildlife rehabilitation centre dedicated to the protection and rehabilitation of all indigenous wildlife. From mongoose, genets and monkeys to birds and antelope, CROW represents a second chance at a free, safe and sustainable life for thousands of animals every year.
 
CROW is a registered nonprofit and public benefit organisation. It does not currently receive any government subsidies and is solely reliant on donations from the public.

Mau Animal Welfare Society: Fundraising Manager - Botswana

Mau Animal Welfare Society (MAWS) is an animal welfare charity based in Maun, Botswana and located on the fringes of the Okavango Delta, the world’s largest inland delta and one of Africa’s most wildlife-rich areas. The organisation mission is to prevent indiscriminate breeding, transmissible disease and human-inflicted cruelty in domestic animals via sterilisation, vaccination, and education.

The Results are in! The Impumelelo Social Innovations Awards 2013

25 Innovative Solutions Awarded at the Impumelelo Awards Ceremony

On Sunday, 1 December 2013 at the Baxter Theatre, Impumelelo awarded 25 best-practice projects that have found solutions to early childhood development, children affected by foetal alcohol syndrome, innovative water waste treatment works, maths and science education, enterprise development, sexual and domestic violence, youth leadership, and health-care.

The Tourist Trap: Five Myths Promoting Wild Animal Exploitation Exposed

Often due to lack of awareness, many unsuspecting tourists and locals fall into the trap of believing a holiday around sunny South Africa to ‘take in the big five’ and other wildlife romps causes no harm. And in some cases, they believe that they may even be supporting conservation or improving the welfare of wild animals.
 
Forget carbon footprint: the trail of destruction caused by the exploitation of wild animals should equally be cause for alarm.
 

Tshwane SPCA: Volunteer Veterinary Nurse

The Tshwane Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is a nonprofit organisation dedicated to animal welfare.

The Tshwane SPCA seeks to recruit a voluntary Veterinary Nurses, based in Pretoria.

Only qualified veterinary nurses will be considered for this voluntary position.

The position would include theatre preparation and general assistance to the veterinarians in the clinic.

To apply, submit a CV and copy of qualifications to the Tshwane SPCA at admin@spcapta.org.za.

Mdzananda Animal Clinic: Fundraising and Communications Officer

Mdzananda Animal Welfare Clinic is the only permanent animal welfare support in Khayelitsha, providing primary veterinary healthcare services in an area that supports more than a million people.

Mdzananda Animal Welfare Clinic seeks to appoint a Fundraising and Communications Officer, based in the Cape Town.

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