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Whiskas urges South Africans to get their pets microchipped this ‘chip your pet’ month

May is Chip your Pet Month and Whiskas urges pet owners to get their furry friends microchipped to increase their …

Last-minute reprieve for Khayelitsha dogs looking for homes

Thabisa Makhaphela has been volunteering at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic for three months. She focuses on finding adoptions for the …

54 lions killed at a farm in two days: Horrified animal inspector reveals carnage she found in slaughterhouse

It was the overpowering stench and the thick swarm of flies that told Reinet Meyer she had stumbled upon something …

Get that Perfect Pic with your Pooch Using a Dentastix Selfie-STIX

Want to get that perfect selfie with your pooch? The problem is your furry friend tried to bite your phone, …

What Are the Alternatives to Animal Testing?

Will animal research ever be replaced by other methods? Credit: Shutterstock In 1980, The New York Times featured a full-page …

More South African animal feed and pet food now contain insect larvae – thanks in part to Bill Gates

AgriProtein founder and CEO Jason Drew (supplied) Insect larvae are becoming an increasingly important source of protein in South African …

Botswana gives leaders stools made from elephant feet

  President Mokgweetsi Masisi handed over the stools made from elephant feet to his counterparts from Zimbabwe, Zambia and Namibia …

Eastern Puma Officially Declared Extinct By The USFWS

Unfortunately, the Eastern Puma has officially been declared as extinct by the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). For many …

Pedigree: This Little Doggie Went to Market

Dogs love to explore, so why not make a day of it with the entire family by visiting one of …