FAW ‘Win a Diamond Bracelet’ Competition Terms & Conditions

Fisantekraal Animal Welfare (FAW) ‘Win a Diamond Bracelet’ fundraising competition Terms and Conditions. COMPETITION LINK: Click here By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound...

FAW80 Lockdown Challenge

Do 48 minutes of exercise in 48 hours to support Fisantekraal Animal Welfare and raise funds and awareness!   Capture a segment of your activity on video, challenge your friends...

R 20 000 raised by stationary cycle! (life in lockdown)

The FAW80 Cycle Challenge was to take place on the weekend of 18 – 19 April but, due to Covid-19 lockdown, it was postponed. Pieter du Preez, a previous participant...

FAW January – March 2020

It’s been a busy year so far and we’re sad that we had to stop in our tracks temporarily. But we’d love to share the numbers with you so you...

Dog tied up near Fisantekraal

We have had multiple enquiries about this dog from caring people driving past Fisantekraal. Here, we put the record straight on his situation – it’s not what you think! 

Jou diere en coronavirus (Covid-19)

Jy is meer as welkom om ons poster te download en met almal te deel maar maak asseblief seker ons logo bly daar want dit help om meer mense oor...

Pets don’t cause Covid-19 (Happy Tails Magazine website)

Please take some time to read this article published on our friends’ Happy Tails Magazine’s website about why your pets won’t catch (or give you) Covid-19. It was researched and...

FAW80 Cycle Challenge 2020 – postponed

PLEASE NOTE: THE CYCLE CHALLENGE IS POSTPONED UNTIL AFTER THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.  The 5th edition of the annual FAW80 Cycle Challenge will take place on  17 April 2020, where 24...

Myths about adopting male pets

When we need to rehome a male dog or cat, our hearts sink because we know he’ll probably wait a long time, especially if it is a big or ‘scary-looking’...

Housetraining new dogs

One thing most people are worried about is housetraining! It’s nothing to panic about and is actually usually easier in adult dogs than pups. Adults are more focused, better at...

Adopt a low-energy dog

Not into exercise or have limited mobility? That shouldn’t stop you from adopting! Read the article below, or by clicking on the picture. Owning a dog does not necessarily mean...

How to help your new dog settle in

“I don’t know that I’m adopted” Put yourself in your new pet’s paws: they don’t yet know that they’re ‘adopted’ or that this is their ‘forever home’. Try to understand...

10 great reasons to adopt an adult dog.

It’s a struggle to find homes for adult dogs and cats (six months and older). People are afraid that they won’t fit into their home or family, get on with...