March 2, 2017

From my days with the SPCA

There is nothing as satisfying as receiving a photo of a dog that you homed when you were still with the SPCA or bumping into somebody in the shopping mall that remembers you and shares their story of their beloved animal that you homed to them. Last week I got a photo sent via WhatsApp and I thought it was one of the spays that had registered. I place them on the 50 Shades of Spay fb page once a […]
March 2, 2017

It is 2017!

In 2016, 50 Shades of Spay, with the help from Kliprivier Vet in Meyerton assisted 260 animals by spaying and neutering them. In August 2016, the count for animals assisted since the start of the initiative was well over 400. We estimate that our count could be reaching into the 600 bracket by the closing of business in 2016. This does not include the monetary assistance given to other groups that are active in sterilization.It is hard to determine how […]
August 14, 2016

AnimalTalk January 2016

AnimalTalk January 2016 In February 2014 I decided to resign from the Chair of the SPCA Vereeniging after 7 years of active involvement. Impending menopausal moods and animal welfare do not go hand in hand and my decision was based on rather let the SPCA cry about my leaving them as opposed to them lining the streets and having a street party celebrating my departure, which was were it would end. I did feel obligated to continue assisting in the […]
August 14, 2016

Buddy

BUDDY – 2005 to 2014