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Calling all Capetonians

Dear Capetonians! We need your help! Meet Charlotte! Just looking at her you would think she is like any other girl in need of a home, but she needs a special home – a Cape Town home! Charlotte is an amazing dog, super social and gets along with pretty much any dog she meets. She […]

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Are you up for the challenge?


Joe is a super friendly little guy who needs a home. He is only about 2 years old and tested well with cats and social with other dogs. He is a playful guy who LOVES water. He loves humans (despite being found as a stray with a heavy chain around his neck). Please consider adopting […]

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Sweet Sven Needs YOU!

This handsome boy is Sweet Sven and he has a sad story to tell. Sometimes life happens and there is simply no other way. This handsome boy was adopted from Dogtown as a puppy just over a year ago but his mom had to make the heartbreaking decision to surrender him back to Dogtown today. […]

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ET – all dress up and nowhere to go

Ettienne (affectionately known as ET) is one of our older boys at Dogtown. He was found in horrible condition just outside our property a few months ago. When we found him he was extremely skinny and had clearly been fending for himself for a long time. Since being rescued he has come such a long […]

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and finding a forever family is the game....

Bohdi needs a home

Let me introduce myself. I was only two weeks old when I was dropped off at Dogtown in a stinky blanket with my siblings. Someone had thrown us away in the dumpster! We went into foster care because we had to be bottle-fed. I was the smollest, and I struggled very hard to stay alive. […]

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Please adopt Solly


Meet Solly. The little cat with a BIG personality. Solly was picked up on a busy road close to Dogtown after he was presumable knocked over by a car. He had a broken leg and even though he must have been in so much pain, he was such a friendly boy and chatted away in […]

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Saving Montana, Jill & Arizona

On Sunday morning team Dogtown headed out to rescue a mommy dog and pups from a drain, living in squalid conditions. Nothing prepared us for what was in store for us.   Help us to save more lives Sms MONTANA to 38919 to donate R10 Payments can be made to the banking details […]

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Tips For A Stress-free Vacation For You And Your Dog

  Tips For A Stress-free  Vacation For You And Your Dog By Mary-Jane Gallagher   Summer (and the December school holidays) is just around the corner, which means that countless South Africans will once again be heading to their favourite holiday destinations over the festive season. Among these holidaymakers will be numerous dog owners who can’t bear […]

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Spring a dogtown Furkid this Spring

Hello Townies Happy Spring!  For a once-off donation of just R200, you’ll be helping us take the best care of our Rescues. You can choose the dog(s) you’d like to sponsor (“SPRING”) and receive a personalised card from them thanking you for your support We have 160 beautiful Rescues to choose from at or […]

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Here comes the sun

Here comes the Sun I love the sunshine and so do the dogs. And this month we plan on making our dogs’ gardens the perfect summer hangout. Are you with us? Yes, I know it’s only spring but spring kind of went on vacation so summer showed up and took the spot in her absence, […]

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