How do I adopt a puppy from the SPCA?
To adopt a pet from the SPCA, you must be over the age of 18, your property must be fully enclosed, you must be able to afford the services of a private vet and you must have your own transport to take your pet to the vet.
How much is it to adopt a dog from Dspca?
Adoption Fees The adoption fee for a dog is €185 and the adoption fee for a cat is €99. The adoption fee for small furries and other animal can be discussed in person.
How do I surrender my dog to the SPCA in South Africa?
We wish to assure the public that they should not be afraid to surrender pets for whatever reason. The SPCA does not charge for animals to be surrendered, however, donations are welcome. For assistance, kindly contact your local SPCA. Details can be found on our website at www.nspca.co.za under the ‘locate’ icon.
Where is the best place to give a dog away?
You can surrender your dog by taking him to an animal shelter or rescue organization. It’s important to know what will take place once you relinquish your pet to a shelter or rescue and also to be aware that there are alternatives. Some facilities don’t allow walk-in surrenders and almost all charge a fee.
How much does it cost to adopt a puppy in South Africa?
Adoption fees are R650 for cats, R850 for dogs and R990 for puppies and kittens under 6 months old. All adopted animals are sterilised, microchipped, vaccinated and dewormed. An initial non-refundable deposit of R202 must be paid to reserve the animal and once the home check has been approved, the balance must be paid.
How many dogs are in SPCA?
During our busiest periods we can have around 500 cats and kittens and up to 200 dogs in our care, including out at foster homes.
What does DSPCA stand for?
|DSPCA||Dublin Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals|
Can you adopt a dog if you have a baby?
In general, adopting from a shelter is a great idea that could benefit everybody involved, even if you have small children. However, from my personal experience, bringing a rescue dog into a home with small kids means you have to take extra steps to ensure the safety of your children as well as your new pet.
What do you do when you no longer want your dog?
As a last resort, you may be able to surrender your pet to a local shelter or rescue organization. Each agency may have a different process for surrendering a pet to their care; learn more by visiting their website or by calling ahead.
What to do with a dog I can’t keep?
Your local animal shelters or rescue groups may offer low-cost veterinary care or training services or be able to refer you to other organizations that offer these services. Find your local shelters and rescues by visiting The Shelter Pet Project and entering your zip code.