Hero Story

With a little help from my friends: the story of the missing search-and-rescue dog

Sometimes even a hero needs to be rescued. Ask Olive, the Eastern…

JOCK Legends: Tin Can Town spreads the love in Blikkiesdorp

For the Tin Can Town team working in Blikkiesdorp on the outskirts…
Roscan Dog Sanctum and the graceful act of caring

Roscan Dog Sanctum and the graceful act of caring

Just off the N1, on a farm outside a town called Touws River,…
Hero Dancers

Dog Legends: Dancers LOVE Dogs

Dancing for the love of dogs   7 years ago, while…
Hero Tears Puppy

Tears of sadness, TEARS of joy

After its humble beginnings in 1999 in the township of Masiphumelele…
Ask The Expert - Don't buy a dog as a gift

The gift that keeps on breathing

It was Christmas eve and Mark was sitting comfortably on the…

Stoffel, the undercover canine cop

There’s this public perception about your average police dog.…

‘I should be so lucky’: a canine hero called Kylie

In the heart of the north-east Free State, just outside the town…

Celebrating the gift of giving this Mandela Day

If it’s true that the greatness of a nation can be judged by…
Celebrating the gift of giving this Mandela Day - JOCK Dog Food

Celebrating the gift of giving this Mandela Day

If it’s true that the greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated, as Mahatma Gandhi once put it, the pupils of Edenglen Primary on Johannesburg’s East Rand represent a tiny universe of animal heroes.

Animal Heroes: The Cape of Storms and Flames

“Has anyone brought in my dachsies?” a distraught — but…

Finding Emma: The remarkable tale of a canine escape artist and her homecoming

Our story begins on a hot summer’s day in Cape Town. Batty,…

From neglected breeding dog to rescued pet, a Pit Bull gets her Happy Ever After

Just last month, we featured the Mdzananda Animal Clinic and…

Khayelitsha veterinary clinic brings hope and happiness to community

What started as a community member with a big heart wanting to…

The dog that survived an attack by an African Rock Python and lived to tell the tale

Meet Jess, the German Shepherd, Jamie Traynor and Kari Wesighan…

Young Sipho, a Brave Hermanus Hero, Continues to Care for Dogs in Need

Sipho is charismatic and caring 10-year-old who lives in Zwelihle,…

How one Facebook post inspired a successful dog rescue

The simple but significant act of caring for animals can bring…

One bucket of kindness at a time

Michélle Myburgh believes in paying it forward, one bucket of…