Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 19 November 2013

‘n Engelse bulhond Iceglint I’m William Wallace is  al die pad van Engeland na die Sumpar- Engelse bulhondstoet in Bloemfontein gevlieg. Sy eienaares  Sumané Schoeman,  het ’n ekstra huisverband  aangegaan om die R100 000 vir hom te betaal.

A 10 week old English bulldog Iceglint I’m William Wallace arrived in Bloemfontein after a 12 hour flight from England . His owner Sumané Schoeman of Sumpar English Bulldogs paid about R100 000 for him.

Lees meer / Read more

Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 19 November 2013

Melissa Bachman, ‘n Amerikaanse TV-aanbieder en jagter  het ‘n herrie ontketen nadat sy ‘n foto van haarself by ‘n leeumannetjie wat sy geskiet het, op Facebook geplaas het. Diereliefhebbers eis dat sy nooit weer haar voete  in Suid-Afrika mag sit nie.

Melissa Bachman an American TV presenter and hunter  caused outrage around the world when she posed with a lion she shot during a hunting trip to South Africa.

Lees meer / Read more

Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 19 November 2013

Barries Badenhorst en sy 2 kinders is Saterdag 16 November in hulle bakkie op die Potchefstroompad deur ‘n swerm bye toegetakel. ‘n Hoewebewoner van die omgewing het hulle te hulp gesnel.

Barries Badenhorst and his children were traveling along the Mooibank road near Potchefstroom when they were attacked by a swarm of bees.

Lees meer / Read more

Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 18 November 2013

‘n Windbukskoeël het ‘n worshondjie, Peanut, se nekwerwel vergruis en die dier verlam gelaat. ‘n Kleindier veearts het na deeglike oorweging aanbeveel dat Peanut liewer uitgesit moet word.

 Peanut, a daschund from Montana in Pretoria, was  left  paralysed after his cervical vertebra was crushed by a bullet. A small animal veterinarian, after careful consideration, recommended that Peanut rather be put to sleep.

Lees meer / Read more

Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 18 November 2013

Hondegevegte is op groot skaal aan die gang en hondetelers sowel as hondetelersverenigings is besig om databasisse op te bou om sodoende die beste genetiese materiaal vir hierdie doeleindes op te spoor.

Dog breeders are using databases to make sure they get the best genetical material available for the increasing number of  dog fights.

 

Lees meer / read more

Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 15 November 2013

Die Nasionale Dierebeskermingsvereniging (NDBV) is bekommerd dat hondegevegte besig is om in ‘n landwye epidemie te ontaard.

The National SPCA is concerned that dog fighting is turning into a nationwide epidemic.

Lees meer/ Read more

Gepubliseer/ Published in Beeld 15 November 2013

Volgens Karl Amman, wêreldbekende natuurfotograaf, joernalis en bewaringsaktivis, het Suid-Afrikaanse bewaringsowerhede beheer oor die land se natuurlike hulpbronne verloor.

According to Karl Amman, renowned nature photographer, journalist and conservation activist, South African conservation authorities lost control of the country’s natural resources.

Lees meer/ Read more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 95 other followers