all for animals

BE THEIR VOICE

ANIMAL CRUELTY IS EVERYONE'S BUSINESS. HELP YOUR SPCA TO PREVENT IT.

we believe in

• Freedom from hunger, thirst and malnutrition
• Freedom from discomfort
• Freedom from pain, injury or disease
• Freedom from fear and distress
• Freedom to express normal behaviour

about us

protecting animals from cruelty and neglect since 1914

The largest SPCA in the Free State, serving Manuaung and surrounding areas, Bloemfontein SPCA is a registered non-profit organisation (002-592 NPO ) and a member of the National Council of SPCAs. We rescue abused and neglected domestic, farm and wild animals, provide a shelter for stray and unwanted animals, offer a pet adoption facility, and educate pet owners on animal care.

We rely on the community we serve for the funds needed to provide our vital service. If you would like to support your SPCA please click the button to make a cash donation online. We also gratefully accept donations of pet food, blankets and other items.

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services

WE SPEAK FOR THOSE THAT CANNOT SPEAK FOR THEMSELVES

PROTECT

We work tirelessly, and cover thousands of kilometres every year, to rescue animals from abuse and neglect, and bring those responsible to justice. Our mandate extends not only to domestic pets, but includes farm animals, reptiles and wild animals. Over the past 20 years, 97% of cases brought to court by the Bloemfontein SPCA have resulted in a successful conviction.

HEAL

We provide veterinary treatment for abused and injured stray animals, as well as basic health care – including vaccinations, sterilisation and parasite control – for dogs and cats belonging to underprivileged people who cannot afford the services of a private veterinarian. Our free dog dipping service is crucial in providing tick and flea control, without which skin irritation and infection becomes a health issue.

REHOME

Wherever possible, we endeavour to find new and better homes for stray animals, and those that have been abandoned, surrendered, abused or injured. We urge prospective pet owners to adopt rather than buying from breeders and pet shops, which results in a pet overpopulation, with not enough homes to go round.

EDUCATE

Our SPCA runs an education programme for school children, teaching them compassion for animals and the basics of responsible pet ownership. Through outreach projects into these communities, we teach people about the need to vaccinate pets against rabies and other deadly disease and the importance of de-worming and parasite control. We also aim to sterilise as many pets as possible.

REPORT CRUELTY:  051 447 3801 / 
AFTER HOURS: 078 322 8332

We are entirely dependent on the community for the funds we need to continue rescuing and protecting animals. Please support our work for the sake of animals that are suffering and in distress. Thank you.

DONATE ONLINE

Gifts of cash are hugely appreciated as they can be channeled into whichever area of need is most pressing at the time. Please use our secure online payment facility to make your donation by card or instant EFT. If you can't afford to give much, please consider a monthly donation. Even small amounts, given regularly each month, make a big difference!

donate by card or EFT

DONATE BY EFT OR DIRECT DEPOSIT

If preferred, please make payments directly into our bank account:
Bank: ABSA
Branch code: 632005
Account no: 9279102644
Account name: SPCA Bloemfontein
Ref: Please use your name & contact details so we may thank you.

GET A MY SCHOOL CARD

Apply for a MySchool card or add the Bloemfontein SPCA to an existing card (you are allowed up to 3 beneficiaries per card). Then simply swipe the card every time you shop at Woolworths and other participating retailers. It costs you nothing, but a percentage of every rand you spend goes towards helping animals in need.

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BUY PLANTS

Bloemfontein SPCA has a small, thriving plant nursery offering great bargains on pot plants, succulents and small shrubs.
Visit us to stock up with growing gifts for the festive season – or shrubs and ground covers to make your garden blooming beautiful!

DONATE ITEMS

We appreciate donations of pet food, blankets and old newspapers, as well as maintenance items like paint, office supplies and equipment, etc. Please contact us to find out what our current needs are.

SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS

Our generous sponsors, Alexander Forbes and Viking Transport donate a portion of proceeds to our SPCA ... so by choosing these companies for your investment and transport needs, you not only get great services, you also help animals in distress.

FUND RAISE FOR US

Run a marathon ... accept a dare to skydive ... or cycle a race and ask friends and loved ones to donate to our SPCA in honour of your achievement. Or ask people to donate to the SPCA rather than buying you a gift for your birthday, anniversary or wedding.

LEAVE A BEQUEST

One sentence in your Will could make all the difference to an animal's life! Please remember the Bloemfontein SPCA when you come to draw up your Will – and consider including a bequest of cash, property or a percentage of the residual of your estate (what is left after all other bequests and taxes have been paid).

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