Rescue Rehab SA takes great pleasure in inviting you to our 2019 Animal Rescuer Conference.

The weekend entails a varied program, including exclusive, once-off topics and networking opportunities.

Topics of discussion include:

● Safety & Security – How to make your organisation safe | Dir Robbie Roberts | CoCT Law Enforcement
● Does Animal Welfare matter? | Marcelle Meredith / Morgane James | NSPCA
What makes a successful NPO? | Elanza Klopper | Dog Town Pretoria
● Animal Welfare and the Law | Marcelle Meredith / Morgane James | NSPCA
● Open Microphone Q & A Session | Delegates
● Victims in Animal Fighting | Marcelle Meredith / Morgane James | NSPCA
● The Psychological Effects of Animal Welfare | Katherine Train | COMENSA Coach
●Developments in Animal Law Internationally & lessons for South Africa | Tony Gerrans | ED HSI Africa
●Arising challenges in Animal Welfare | Marcelle Meredith / Morgane James | NSPCA
● Full Q & A sessions after presentations!

Dates & Times:
Friday 30th – Commence at 15h00 to 20h00
Saturday 31st – Commence at 09h00 to 17h00

Venue: Milnerton Auditorium, 81 Pienaar Road, Milnerton, Cape Town
Please note: This venue is wheelchair friendly

Registration: 15h00 to 15h30 on Friday afternoon

Cost: R200 per delegate, includes refreshments and lunch

Tickets for sale on Quicket: https://qkt.io/zv74Md

For more information, please call: Yvette on 073 150 1010 or Ronel on 082 440 4813


A most edifying animal welfare conference. – Toni Brockhoven – Beauty without Cruelty SA

A formal thank you for your kind invitation and warm welcome received at the conference. Thank you all, for arranging the accommodation and Dave for running Morgs around. I am told that the conference was a credit to you all.

We are honoured to have been part of the presentations.  Thank you so much for my medical box. I am hugely impressed. Thanks to you all very much for having us. Marcelle Meredith – NSPCA

My expectations were exceeded.  Very interesting, informative and inspiring.  Thank you for coordinating this event, I will definitely attend next year – Julie Ackermann

Expectations were met…above and beyond! THANK YOU! I look forward to the next one! Perhaps an extra day would be beneficial to allow for more question time after talks – Melanie de Morney – SANParks – Knysna Animal Welfare 

I just wanted to thank you for such an awesome conference. Elanza and I didn’t really know what to expect but we both thought it was incredible. We met so many awesome people with the same passion and it was exciting to see so many people wanting to do better for the animals in their care. – Tracy McQuarrie – Dogtown SA

Thank you so very much for a great conference!   Please pass my gratitude for all the hard work done by everyone involved, particularly those behind the scenes – we truly appreciated it.Natalie van Wulven – The Butterfly Effect

What an awesome conference it was.  So very well organized and amazing speakers with relevant topics.  I had no real idea of what it is your organization does, but you guys really do good work.

Please let me know when we will have access to the presentations as I would love to give our team feedback.  Thank you once again.  Maybe you should do one every 6 months 🙂 – Karin Paschen – Cart Horse Protection Unit

Very informative and interesting.  I learned so much.  Well done to the organisers.Nita Mauermann – Laingsburg Diere in Nood

I had no idea what to expect and was wonderfully surprised. Please keep me informed of any future happenings, workshops, conferences, etc. Conference was FABULOUS!Vanya Schofmann – Caledon Animal Welfare

Really an honour to be there!Scotty Valadao – Friends of the Dog

I can’t tell how you incredible the weekend was. We enjoyed it so much and meeting with the NSPCA and having the opportunity to chat to them was a real highlight for me personally.

Thank you so much for arranging this and for inviting us.  We are looking forward to next year!Karin Paschen – Cart Horse Protection Unit

Thank you! We made some amazing connections and it’s all because of you. – Justine Frey

Thank YOU! What an inspiring group of people. – Tarryn Roux – Get a Pet Product

What fantastic work you do NSPCA. Thank you. And a big shout out to RRSA for a very informative conference. – Belinda Taljaard Van Tonder – Fisante Kraal Animal Welfare (FAW)

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