Entries by Lawrence

A dog is a dog is a dog

KSPCA has many lovely dogs looking for good homes. They are healthy, dewormed, vaccinated and the females are neutered if they are six months old. We charge 8000/- per dog as a handling fee to help cover our expenses. However some of our visitors are disappointed that our dogs are not pure bred. Which puzzles […]

Guard dogs crisis

There are now many security companies registered in Kenya. Some of the big companies with guard dog services are very professional and they look after their dogs well. Others unfortunately do not. Our biggest problem is with the small companies that set up and then their clients feel they would like a guard with a […]

A rescued blind dog’s happy ending

Most of  you remember the little blind dog that was brought to us, she has now been neutered and vaccinated. Her eyes have been examined by Dr Nonnee who is an eye specialist. She told us what we already suspected, that  nothing can be done though she has a little bit of sight. She told […]

Good Samaritan rescues a blind dog abandoned in Kawangware

A car drove into Kawangware, dumped a box and drove away quickly. Some children nearby saw this and being curious opened it to find a very frightened blind little dog. So they removed her and started to try and play with her, which unfortunately made the dog even more frightened. A good Samaritan came along,  […]

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Maribou storks rescue from Nyayo Stadium

A call came in from a member reporting trees being cut down beside Nyayo stadium. We knew that Maribou storks lived there so we thought it better to check and see if there were any babies. Inspector Fred Midikila  and helpers went to investigate. Fortunately it is not yet nesting season so we only found […]

A dog named Safari

Dogs are part of our lives, but unfortunately many people do not give the mixed breed dogs the respect that they deserve. We at KSPCA deal with them all the time and we appreciate their worth. They are hardier than many pedigree dogs, loyal, adaptable and the majority in the right home are good guard […]

If only they could talk

After two unsuccessful trips to Ngei Estate following a report of an injured dog, Field Officer Paul Mifunyi managed to catch her using our dart gun as she wanted to run away. We had been told that she had a snare round her neck but on examination it was a tight cord  that had bitten […]

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Goats rescue with a happy ending

KSPCA rescued three goats and for various reasons they have stayed at our shelter. The male goat was castrated and all has been well for a long time. Then we took in a family of three long haired goats that a lady had saved from slaughter. We kept them till we found a good home […]

Kind hearts and a little story

An animal loving couple visited Nakumatt Junction and went to the toy department. They heard a mewing noise which they thought was coming from one of the toys. An assistant told them that it was in fact a live kitten that had strayed into the department. The kind lady said she would take it to […]