The RSPCA is appealing for information after a black with brown markings was found with air pellet wounds in the Trebanos area of Swansea.

The elderly and thin animal was collected from Heol y Llwynau, Trebanos on Monday 30 September. The caller had been feeding the stray cat and the animal is now in RSPCA care. Veterinary examination has revealed two air rifle pellets below his rib cage.

RSPCA officer Steph Davidson said: “We’d like to hear from the owner … Continue reading…

Campaign opposes Welsh Government proposals on staff to dog ratio at breeding establishments.

Tuesday 1 October 2013

RSPCA Cymru has launched a campaign opposing Welsh Government proposals which could see a single member of staff in a dog breeding establishment looking after hundreds of dogs and puppies at the same time.

The campaign is asking the Welsh public to speak up for puppies born at these establishments by telling the Welsh Government that one individual cannot provide appropriate care for … Continue reading…


We have been called out to try and rescue between 400 and 500 mallard ducks caught in an oil spill on a lake in North Wales.

Most of the birds are heavily coated with a thick engine oil which was dumped in Glyndyfrdwy, Corwen, Denbighshire on Thursday (26 September 2013).

RSPCA inspectors, including some specially trained in wildlife, are staging a major rescue of the birds before taking them to our wildlife centres for treatment and care.

RSPCA Inspector … Continue reading…