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Game’s up! 13 Suspected Abalone Poachers Caught with R280 000 of Abalone

Game’s up! 13 Suspected Abalone Poachers Caught with R280 000 of Abalone

17th October 2016 at 1:22 pm 1 comment

13 Suspected abalone poachers were busted in the early hours of Sunday morning shortly after they had emerged from the sea at Melkbosstrand carrying a massive haul of abalone. The men (aged 21-43) were monitored while they entered the sea at Water’s Edge on Saturday night, 15 October. SAPS SeaRead More

Greyhounds: ‘Not Ours’

Greyhounds: ‘Not Ours’

13th July 2016 at 6:46 am 0 comments

The six alleged poachers who were recently found in possession of 11 distressed greyhounds and poached wildlife have denied that they are the owners of the greyhounds. The men appeared in Atlantis magistrate’s court yesterday. ‘Additional charge’ Cape of Good Hope SPCA spokesperson Tara McGovern tells Melkbos.net that the SPCARead More

The greyhounds were distressed.

Caught in their Own Trap

12th July 2016 at 7:03 am 0 comments

Six alleged wildlife poachers have been caught in a trap of their own making. The men, aged 27-59, were noticed this past Sunday (10 July) while travelling on the R27 from Yzerfontein/Darling with a bakkie load of visibly distressed Greyhounds. A member of the local Community Police Forum (CPF), travellingRead More