23.04.13

In a case that would be the bafflement of Scotland Yard, our staff were left scratching their heads after a tiny kitten was discovered stuck between the wall cavity of a first floor flat, with no indication of how he got there – or how he managed to survive so long.

For five days a tenant, from Liskeard, south east Cornwall, had heard meowing coming from inside the walls of his flat. After becoming increasingly concerned about the plight … Continue reading…

23.04.2013

A cat has been rescued after being stuck at the top of a 40 foot high pole carrying high voltage power lines for more than 24 hours.

The cat’s owners contacted the RSPCA to help rescue two-year-old black and white Vince.

RSPCA Inspector Tony Woodley was called to the incident in Gibbs Brook Lane, Oxted in Surrey:

“As soon as I got there I realised we needed specialist help, as the pole was so high and carrying a number

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It’s RSPCA Week soon and this year, with your help, we’re hoping to raise even more money because we believe animals deserve better!

Every year RSPCA Week aims to raise awareness of what we do and during the week we try to raise as much money as possible to help us continue our vital animal welfare work.

We can only continue our work because of public donations and last year, with your help and generosity, we raised an amazing £395,000Continue reading…

The RSPB, The Wildlife Trusts and us have joined together to call for the ban on the discharge of a substance which has killed hundreds of seabirds.

The unfolding disaster of hundreds of seabirds floundering and dying along England’s southern coast because of marine pollution has prompted the RSPB, The Wildlife Trusts and us to write to Stephen Hammond MP – a minister at the Department for Transport – alerting him to the growing threat posed by the discharge from … Continue reading…

19.04.13

A huge stray cat called Buster has been happily rehomed with retired folk in a Croydon care home by the RSPCA.

Buster is a friendly three-year-old, neutered male black and white cat with bright green eyes.

RSPCA South East branch spokesperson, David Mawson, said :

“He is the biggest tom cat we have ever seen and he is delightful.

“He came to us as a stray from the Lewisham area and we know nothing about his past other than

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