Pet Rescue Adoption Centres
South Africa

Hopefully this list of the pet adoption rescue centres in South Africa will help you find a new buddy.

Rescue Centre Gauteng
Rescue Centres W Cap
Rescue Centres KZN


If you know of centres that are not listed here please contact us and we will add them to the list.

If information is listed as N/A and you want to help out be sure to contact the prospective centre to find out. Should any of the contact details be inaccurate please let us know so that we can fix it.

Gauteng

AARF

Animal Rescue Rehome Foundation is situated in the Krugersdorp area.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: Sonja 082 784 1872 Linda 082 449 1317


Alley Cat Allies

They are situated in Benoni and their mission is to rehome as many alley cats as they can. Of course we love the name.

  • Cats
  • Foster: Info N/A
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: 011 425 2339


Animal Anti Cruelty League

They do exactly what they say, prevent cruelty to animals. You can report any incidences of animal abuse as well as adopt a pet from them. They are the watchdogs of the community.

  • All pets
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 011 435 0672


Claw

Community Led Animal Welfare not only has rescued dogs and cats for adoption but they provide care and assistance to pet owners in townships.

  • Cats and Dogs
  • Foster: Info N/A
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 011 763 1638 or 082 926 3627


Fora


Friends of Rescued Animals is a pro life shelter situated in the West Rand area.

  • Cats and Dogs
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 011-665-9032 Email-info@fora.org.za


Haws

Hartbeespoort Animal Welfare Society. Their centre is situated in the Rietfontein area.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 076 455 0322


Kitty and Puppy Haven

Kitty and Puppy Haven is a pro life centre with a hands on approach to the care of their rescues.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact details: 011-440-2404


Prince and Friends Feline Rescue

Info on Prince and friends is still coming but in the meantime you can contact them.

  • Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: 011-973 4411


PETS

Pet Empowerment in Townshops works hand in hand with the residents of the townships giving them assistance with all their pet needs. They also rehome any unwanted or abandoned pets.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: E-mail- adoptions@pets.org.za


Trix 4 Animals

What is Trix 4 Animals:
First and foremost Trix has a few homeless dogs at a kennel facility in Pretoria East that she is looking after and trying to rehome.
She is also a networker for Gauteng SPCA’s and also pro-life shelters and rescues.
If you have lost or are looking for a Pug or Boston Terrier then contact Trix.
Lost a cat or dog in the Pretoris area, call Trix
She has a virtual shelter that assists families who are emigrating / downsizing etc to rehome their dogs safely and responsibly.

  • All Pets
  • Foster:N/A
  • Volunteer:N/A

Contact Details: 086 571 0729 E-mail- Trix4Animals@gmail.com


Wet Nose Animal Rescue Centre

Rehabilitation and re-homing, plus you can report any animal abuse to them.

  • All Pets
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteers: Yes


Contact Details: 013- 932-3941 E-mail- wetnose.admin@absamail.co.za


Wolfshaven Animal Sanctuary

Apart from having dogs of any age available for adoption Wolfshaven also assist with dog owners who can no longer afford to keep their pets.

  • Dogs
  • Foster: Info N/A
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: email-wolfshaven@mweb.co.za


SPCA

Centres in Gauteng

Alberton 011 907 1568
Benoni 011 894 2814
Boksburg 011 917 7882
Brakpan 011 742 2007
Carltonville 011 788 6262
Centurian 012 664 5644
Edenvale 011 924 9387
Germiston 011 825 5033
Johannesburg 011 444 7730
Kempton ParK 011 975 5378
Krugersdorp 011 953 1135
Midrand 011 315 3949
Nigel 011 734 3510
Pretoria 012 803 5219
Randburg 011 462 1610
Randfontein 011 412 3114
Roodepoort 011 672 0448
Sandton 011 444 7730
Springs 011 362 3374
Vanderbyl Park 016 987 1800
Vereeniging 016 987 1800
Westonaria 011 753 1829

Western Cape

African Tails

African Tails helps with the street dogs in the Du Noon and Joe Slovo Township areas.

  • Dogs
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: 021 510 7360 E-mail- contact@africantails.co.za


Animal Anti Cruelty League

They do exactly what they say, prevent cruelty to animals. You can report any incidences of animal abuse as well as adopt a pet from them. They are the watchdogs of the community.

  • All pets
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact details: 021 534 6426 Bredasdorp Branch 028 423 3297


Animal Welfare Society Helderburg

Formerly known as Hottentots Holland Animal Welfare. Their policy is never to turn away an animal in need.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 021 856 5549


Animal Welfare Society of Stellenbosch

AWSS takes care of the unwanted mistreated animals in the greater Stellenbosch area.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 021 886 4901


Border Collie Rescue

Border Collie Rescue is situated in Cape town and arose out of the need for this breed to be kept busy. The train and rehabilitate the dogs

  • Border Collie Dogs
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Info N/A

Contact Details: 082 610 6755 Email- doggyheaven@vodamail.co.za


Cat Action Team

Cat mainly feeds all the cats on Paarden Island. They do however try to rehome the tame cats and dogs that they find in that area.

  • Cats and some dogs
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: 082 785 5582 E-mail- cat.action.team1@gmail.com


DARG

Domestic Animal Rescue Group is a no kill animal shelter situated in Hout Bay.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact: 021 790 0383 or 021 790 2050 email- info@darg.org.za


Hermanus Animal Welfare

HAWS rescues and assists with the animals in their area. They provide lodging and rehoming services.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact details: 028 3121 281 or 076 963 2092


Karoo Animal Protection Society

KAPS offer the services of dipping and sterilization to the poorer communities in the area as well as rescue and rehoming of those poor unwanted and neglected animals.

  • All animals
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 028 572 1717


Kleinmont Animal Welfare Society

KAWS serve the Kleinmont, Betty’s Bay, Pringle Bay and Rooi Els areas. Their animals are well socialised as they are free to roam in a fenced off area.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: 028 271 5004


PETS

Pet Empowerment in Townshops works hand in hand with the residents of the townships giving them assistance with all their pet needs. They also rehome any unwanted or abandoned pets.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: email- adoptions@pets.org.za


Plumstead Animal Hospital

Plumstead Animal Hospital offer a clinic with veterinary services as well as rehoming of unwanted pets.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Info N/A
  • Volunteer: Info N/A


Contact Details: Telephone: 021 797 1998


TEARS

The Emma Animal Rescue Society is situated on Wenga Farm in Sunningdale.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: 021 785 4482 Email- tears@tears.org.za


Township Animal Rescue

Township animal rescue are based in the Helderberg area and service Somerset West, Strand, Gordon’s Bay and surrounding areas.

  • Dogs and Cats
  • Foster: Info N/A
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact: 021 855 1824


Uitsig Animal Rescue Centre

Situated on the Uitsig farm in the Fisantekraal area. Their dogs have a lot of interaction with handlers so they will be able to match you up with the perfect partner.

  • All Animals
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes


Contact Details: Heidi 083-375-3606 email- heidi.uitsig@gmail.com


SPCA

Centres in Western Cape

Cape Of Good Hope 021 705 3757
Garden Route 044 620 3359
Karoo 023 415 1599
McGregor 023 625 1867
Montagu & Ashton 023 641 2530
Oudtshoorn 044 279 1156
Paarl 021 863 2720
Robertson 023 626 3649
Wellington 021 864 3726
Worcester 023 347 1049

Kwazulu Natal

Animal Action

Animal Action service the greater Durban area and have several puppies and doggies for adoption.

  • Dogs
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Yes

Contact Details: Quicha on 083 272 2701 Email- quichamorgado@gmail.com


Animal Anti Cruelty League

They do exactly what they say, prevent cruelty to animals. You can report any incidences of animal abuse as well as adopt a pet from them. They are the watchdogs of the community.

  • All pets
  • Foster: No
  • Volunteer: Yes

Contact details:

Durban 031 564 9940
Pietermaritzburg  082 539 8702 (this is a temporary number)
Ladysmith 036 637 4134


Kitty Action

Kitty Action is based in Durban and they take in the tiny little kitties that can’t fend for themselves. These littuns are then hand reared in fostered homes until they are ready for adoption.

  • Cats
  • Foster: Yes
  • Volunteer: Info N/A

Contact Details: : +27 (31) 764 3845 Email- info@kittenaction.org.za


Out Of The Blue Rescue Centre

Out of The Blue Rescue centre is situated in Assegay.

  • All
  • Foster: Info N/A
  • Volunteer: Info N/A

Contact Details: 031 768 1478


SPCA

Centres in KZN

Dundee and District 034 212 2851
Lower South Coast 039 317 3362
Durban and Coast 031 261 2336
Newcastle 034 318 2346
Howick 033 23 03943
Greytown 033 413 1181
Zululand 035 192 9129
Richardsbay 035 753 2086
Kloof 031 764 1212
Vryheid 034 980 8888
Amanzimtoti 031 904 2424
Sani 033 702 1884
East Griqualand 039 727 3092
Pietermaritzburg 033 386 9267


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