Animal Welfare, Dec. 1, 2020, 8:14 p.m.



The TEARS Online Shop offers some festive Christmas products that include TEARS Animal Rescue Christmas Stockings, Christmas cards and calendars, Christmas-themed dog and cat toys as well as fun Christmas “Naughty and Nice” From The Barkery dog biscuits!

"Your contribution offers vulnerable animals a second chance. Use your shopping power for good by purchasing your pet food, supplies and gifts from the TEARS Online Shop. This year you can be a homeless pet’s Christmas Miracle,” says TEARS Animal Rescue Online Shop Coordinator, Kate Phillips.


Profits made from pet food and supplies – including health and medication, merchandise, and books – purchased directly from TEARS goes into providing homeless animals rescue, medical care, relief, and protection. Collection and delivery options are available to Cape Town residents.


Phillips says, “We’ve made it easy for Capetonians to do good by buying their pet food and other supplies via TEARS. You don’t spend extra, but have the peace of mind knowing that all profits generated goes into fuelling our work and helping us reach more animals in need. Supporting the TEARS Online Shop means you believe in the work TEARS is doing and that you want to make a difference for vulnerable animals."


Each purchase contributes towards the shelter, rehabilitation, and care of up to 250 companion animals at TEARS Animal Rescue, with proceeds feeding back into numerous TEARS outreach schemes. These include the sterilisation and vaccination of companion animals in vulnerable communities, children’s education programmes, and the rescue of animals in distress across Cape Town’s South Peninsula.


Trusted food brands include Acana, Orijen, Eukanuba, Hill’s, Iams, Montego, Field & Forest, Royal Canin, Ultradog, Vetsbrands and Vets Choice. Also included are premium care products like Bravecto, Broadline, Capstar, Frontline, NexGard, Revolution, Seresto, and Triworm for flea, tick, and worm treatments. Mobiflex and Protexin supplements as well as toys and treats for cats and dogs are also available to order.


Collection: Available within two days from TEARS Head Office (Lekkerwater Road, Sunnydale, Cape Town)

Delivery: Within 2–4 working days at R90 courier fee (Cape Town only)