Welcome to Mauritius Society for Animal Welfare - Kindness and Care for Animals
The Mauritius Society for Animal Welfare (MSAW) informs the public that following its Council Meeting held on Wednesday 13th January 2021, decision has been taken that Daily Dog Catching Activity will cease as from Monday 18th January 2021 until further notice.
Dog Catching Interventions will continue only in strategic places :airport, seaport, hospital compounds and educational institutions.
Join hands to save animals
The Mauritius Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (MSPCA) was founded in 1958 with the objectives to promote kindness and to prevent or suppress cruelty to animals, to ensure animals protection and conservation in the context of human environment.
In 2013, the Animal Welfare Act has introduced new concept for pet owners and those responsible for domestic animals. The MSPCA is now known as the Mauritius Society for Animal Welfare (MSAW) and it is administered by a Council. This society has two main objectives; promote the welfare and good treatment of animals and prevent cruelty to animals.