On the 25 August 2020 at around 01:00am the reception and consulting rooms at the Animal Anti-Cruelty League Johannesburg hospital were broken into for the second time in 48 hours and robbed  of a total of 5   computers, a public service TV  screen and other items with an estimated cost  at over R100 000.00 According [...]


Make Every Swipe Count – One small swipe for you – One Giant Act for Good

Every time you shop at CHECKERS and swipe your Xtra Savings Card, you could automatically be donating meals to hungry animals at AACL. Contact Carren for more info – 011 435 0672 or How to opt-in for Swipe For Good To get started, sign up for the Checkers Xtra Savings Rewards card now. [...]


AACL Ladysmith has won the NP200 Bakkie #bravectocares

We are so excited and immensely grateful that AACL Ladysmith has won the NP200 Bakkie through the Bravecto South Africa #FeedTheFurryNation campaign. The campaign was run for loyal Bravecto users to support welfare organisation. This was planned long before the start of COVID19 but became even more important during lockdown, when welfare organisations [...]


13 June 2020 – AACL-JHB Essential Services update.

As essential services AACL-JHB has been open since lockdown started at the end March 2020.  As with many organisations over these past months we have adjusted, revised and changed the way we do business to best service the ever-increasing need for Animals Welfare services in Johannesburg.  It is imperative we comply with Government regulations, [...]


AACL-JHB Level 4 COVID 19 Services and procedures

Media Release 02 May 2020 As South Africa moves from Level 5 into Level 4 of Covid19 Lockdown the Animal Anti-Cruelty League Johannesburg have adjusted their protocols and services to fall in line with National Disaster Management changes and advice from the South African Veterinary Association and South African Veterinary Council. In light of these [...]


Important notice – AACL Johannesburg close from 27 April 2020 to Monday 4 May 2020

Thank you to all our clients and supporters for standing by us during these challenging times, your beautiful massages and financial support has been humbling. The AACL-JHB staff will be taking a short break to recharge and we will be closed from Monday 27 April 2020 and reopen on Monday 4 May 2020. We will [...]


Conflicting and poor information

AACL-JHB is concerned about changing, conflicting and poor information that is circulating on social media after South Africa went into lockdown on Friday 27 March 2020 regarding pets, that is leaving pet owners confused and worried. More concerning is that animals are potentially at risk, as the numbers of pets being abandoned by anxious [...]