Uncertain future for False Bay animal rescue shelter

TEARS needs funding to continue providing free veterinary care to animals in Oceanview, Masiphumelele, Vrygrond, and Red Hill


News | 4 July 2017

Dogs stand in line for anti-rabies vaccinations

Government on a drive to prevent rabies


Brief | 13 June 2017

Fire victims in Imizamo Yethu wait to be reunited with their pets

Animal welfare group says City has let them down


News | 7 April 2017

Donkeys smuggled from SA to China for medicine

North West government to start donkey production programme


News | 24 February 2017

How our Constitution views animals

Court says “animals are sentient beings” capable of suffering and pain


Law | 22 February 2017

Meet Khayelitsha’s adorable pets

Volunteer facility provides essential medical care to residents’ best friends


Photo Essay | 21 February 2017

Putting the horse before the cart

Cart horses depend for their welfare on their drivers and owners, and the grooms and farriers that help them

Text and all photos by Nicholas Ashby.

Feature | 10 November 2016

“They’re stealing the sport”

An in-depth look at the changing face of traditional horse racing in the Eastern Cape - Part Three

Text by Christopher Clark. Photos by Masixole Feni.

Feature | 2 November 2016

Abattoir workers win unfair dismissal case on appeal

Judge Davis criticises formalistic approach by Labour court


Brief | 22 August 2016

Hangberg’s dog rescuer

Up in the cramped Hout Bay district of Hangberg, Shaygam Newman lives on the edge with a dream - to develop the refuge he maintains for dogs and cats


Photo Essay | 8 June 2016

Sick pets get a free lift in Vrygrond

Mobile clinic makes a huge difference for pet owners in working class neighbourhoods


News | 1 February 2016

Blikkiesdorp residents care for their animals despite challenges

Residents of Blikkiesdorp work hard to give their animals a good life, gathering with their pets to receive basic vet care, food and advice from volunteers at Tin Can Town animal rescue organisation.


News | 15 January 2016