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Happy Homings in September 2018

Well well well…… just look at our awesome adoptions so far for September! A whopping 10 beautiful souls have left the building and joined their forever families! To these lucky babies, go well and enjoy your happy ever after! Ah our little celebrity, Lawrence! No surprize here but we are happy to officially announce that […]

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Saving More lives

Loud and Clear

          Have You seen Us? Wow what an incredible gift we have received. After a lot of work by our incredible Director Karen. Karen managed to secure us a donated Billboard spot. It really is too beautiful for words and hopefully will help us Save More Lives. Thank you so much […]

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Where has our humanity gone ?

Where has our humanity gone?

What’s going on? This past week we have rescued dogs 4 that were just lying in the road, too weak to get up and move. All in one week. It’s a huge worry that this trend will continue and it conjures up so many questions. How long have they been there? Did no-one see their […]

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Strutt your Mutt 2018

Strutt Your Mutt 2018 – What a great success!

If you missed Dogtown’s “2018 Strutt Your Mutt” well then you missed out on the event of the year! But fear not, I am here to tell you exactly what went down this past weekend. This was only the second time Dogtown hosted the Strutt your Mutt and the first one was waaaaay back before […]

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Meet Thandi

Hi my name is Thandi. I am a caregiver at Dogtown.  I started at here 10 months ago and I really enjoy my job. To be a caregiver you need to be physically fit and strong because you spend the whole day moving around and on your feet. My day consists of walking dogs, dipping […]

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Meet Susan

My story is very simple. I was born an animal lover. I was a bookkeeper for more than 15 years, stuck in an office in front of a computer working on Pastel accounting.  I loved working with figures, or so I thought. I had 3 German Shepherd dogs and lost them close after each other. […]

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Jersey Girl


Hi all you suupper duupper peeps out there my name is Jersey. Now I realise that the warmer weather is definitely on its way out and we are waving goodbye to the winter chills but I need to remind you that regardless of the weather you definitely need to have a “Jersey’ close by for […]

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Hannah’s Story

Hi ya! I’m a newbie here at Dogtown and today is my chance to make you fall in love with me. My name’s Hannah and I arrived a few months ago with 3 of my friends from another shelter. They didn’t have space for us so dog town kindly took us in. It’s very different […]

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Never stop dreaming – Angel

Hi Dogtown readers, it’s so nice to write a story again. I don’t know where to start because I have so many things to tell you guys. My caregiver said it’s always better to start at the beginning and try to stick to the facts, haha as she knows I can babble and get carried […]

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The WOOF Projects hits JOZI

WOOF Project a dynamic ‘pop — up’ dog adoption initiative that aims to accelerate dog adoption through innovative design, creative marketing, and providing an unrivalled dog adoption experience. All the dogs originate from existing shelters and WOOF Project provides the exposure needed in order to find a forever home. The WOOF project teams up with DogtownSA. Dogtown was privileged to be part of this […]

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