News Update: June 2014

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AGM Reminder & Raffle Tickets – only R10!

We are looking forward to seeing as many as possible of you at the AGM this Saturday, 7th June, at 10.00 am Pinelands North Primary School.

We are holding a Raffle, with some fabulous prizes – and you can enter even if you cannot attend the AGM.

Fantastic prizes include:

·         Glenelly Wine, worth R550

·         Tea at the Mount Nelson, worth R470

·         Lucky Dog Hamper, worth R250

·         Vondi’s Vouchers

Tickets are R10 and are available on the day of the AGM or before – email Mariette du Toit on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book your tickets. If you are not going to be able to attend the AGM please arrange to deposit your ticket price into our bank account (ref: surname/RAF) and note that it will be your responsibility to arrange for collection of your prize.


Human Animal Interaction Short Course: 6 – 10 October, Wellington

Dr Magdie Van Heerden will be running a short course on Human Animal Interaction at theCentre for Child, Youth and Family Studiesof the NWU in Wellington on the 6 – 10 October 2014.

The course provides delegates with relevant knowledge and skills to contribute to positive Human-Animal Interactions (HAI) in the community. Delegates will be equipped to implement Animal-Assisted Therapy and Humane Education programmes within private practice, government departments, NGO’s and other service-providing organisations. Delegates should have previous professional training, such as in Social Work, Psychology, Criminology, Teaching, Theology, Medicine, Nursing, Occupational-, Physio –, Speech Therapy or Veterinary Science.

If you would like further information, please download the full brochure.