Friday 11 April 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for help in tracing the owner of a British bulldog found struggling to walk and covered in sores in Blaenau Gwent.

The small, female bulldog who was an unusual blue colour was found wandering outside the Cwmcrachen traveller site in Nantyglo by a member of the public on Wednesday 9 April 2014. She was very thin, weak and her back end was covered in engine oil.

Inspector Emma Smith said: “This poor … Continue reading…

Thursday 10 April 2014

RSPCA Cymru is looking for the owner of a dog found on a ledge 15 feet above the River Neath in Glynneath yesterday afternoon.

The dog, an unneutered, male tri-coloured papillon cross was trapped on the ledge beneath a bridge on Chain Road, after he apparently managed to get over a wall and fall six feet onto the ledge below.

He was wearing a pink collar with silver bones on it and there was a green … Continue reading…


With the London Marathon fast approaching we are encouraging the public to race to our rehoming centres to adopt these gorgeous greyhounds and lurchers.

We are one of the largest rehomers in the country and are hoping to highlight the plight of some of the dog world’s fastest runners.

These athletic dogs are at the top of their game, just like the marathon runners who will be pounding the streets of London on Sunday.

Sally Jones, deputy manager at … Continue reading…


Our Freedom Food – the only UK assurance and food labelling scheme dedicated solely to improving farm animal welfare – is calling for the help of all young Easter egg hunters (or those still young-at-heart).

Freedom Food’s favourite hen, Hettie, has been so busy laying eggs on her free range farm that she’s simply forgotten where she has left them all.

A stylishly inviting online game invites young visitors to search the virtual farm to find three missing eggs … Continue reading…


They may not have much in common on paper but the characters of the hit TV show Game of Thrones have some unlikely animal doppelgangers.

The much anticipated fourth season of HBO’s Game of Thrones launches on Sunday in the US and hits UK screens the following day.

Like the diverse cast of Game Of Thrones, we want to showcase its wide variety of animals up for rehoming – from dogs and cats to pigs and horses.

Whether you … Continue reading…