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021 785 4482

Lost and Found Animals

Reuniting families

Help reunite lost animals with their families

Animals often get dropped off at TEARS or we get called to pick up strays in our area. Animals are often reported as lost. Together our community network can assist animals find their guardians - you can help by sending lost or found animal information to our dedicated lost and found Facebook page

Lost and Found Facebook Page

We have a Facebook page where we are posting constant updates

If you lose an animal

Upload your animal’s details including a photo to the TEARS lost and found Facebook page

Do not limit your search to your immediate area.

Place posters up of your missing pet around your neighbourhood.

Offer a cash reward (do not communicate the amount).

Contact the 24 hour Veterinary Practices.

Place ‘Lost’ notices up at your local Vet, Vet shops and Pet shops.

Check your property, inside and out, cupboards, garages, sheds etc.

In the event of your pet being microchipped, contact the database your animal is registered with ie Get Me Known, Identipet, Virbac, 5 STAR, Communipet.

Veterinary Practices to Contact:

Cape Animal Medical Centre - Kenilworth
021 - 674 0034

Belmont Road Vet - Rondebosch
021-685 7750

Panorama Veterinary Clinic
021-930 6632

Tygerberg Animal Hospital - Bellville
021-919 1191

Animal Welfare Organisations to contact:

AACL Bellville - 021 - 951 3010

AACL Epping - 021 -534 6426

Adopt-a-Pet - 021-465 4560 / 074 519 9600

TEARS - 021-785 4482

ARO - 021-396 5511

AWS - 021-692 2626

DARG - 021-790 0383

If you find an animal

Please take the animal to the nearest Vet or Animal Welfare Organisation to see if it is microchipped. 

Send a picture and details of the animal to the TEARS: Lost and Found Facebook page, share the information via social media and place notices at local vets and animal welfare organisations.