Animal Emergencies

Within uMngeni Municipal area (Howick, Hilton and surrounds):

Office hours – 033 330 4557
After hours – 082 567 8297

Stray domestic animals:

Office hours – Please take to uMngeni SPCA,
15 Campbell Road, HOWICK – 033 330 4557

After hours please place into Drop Zone outside SPCA Vet Clinic
15 Campbell Road, HOWICK

If animal needs immediate attention please phone 082 567 8297

Farm or other Large Animals

Office hours – 033 330 4557
After hours – 082 567 8297

Other Areas:

Follow link for nearest SPCA contact details


for major animal emergency, contact NSPCA
(National Office) 011 907 3590/1/2/3 or after hours 082 411 0567.

Thank you for caring for animals in trouble.

Meet the team

Njabula Hlongwane

Njabula HlongwaneNjabula is a Receptionist and a Trainee Inspector. He helps out at the front desk with general office work and assists Jean and Linda when needed. He has been with the uMngeni SPCA for 18 months and is our friendly man who always has a smile on his face when you meet him.

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