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Herding cats

Session one of the long awaited Western Province Animal Summit has come and gone. So overwhelming was the response to invitations that the first session was devoted to issues concerning domestic animals only (it did not touch on farm animals though, for reasons which remain obscure). A second session for wild animals will follow on […]

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Excess domestic animals

The City of Cape Town is once again advertising ‘Grant in Aid’ funding for the removal of animal carcasses, but continues to refuse funding for animal sterilisation in disadvantaged areas. Mass animal sterilisation is the only permanent and fiscally responsible solution to domestic animal overpopulation and its attending consequences, which includes but is certainly not […]

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