A DOG which was found after being allegedly beaten in Caerphilly is on the mend.

The poor brindle lurcher was found collapsed by a member of the public on a small grass verge at the end of Rudry Road, Rudry, Caerphilly, at 7.10pm on Tuesday 16 September.

A member of the public, who notified the RSPCA, said a woman riding a horse said she saw two men beating a dog and then run off.

The dog – now named Sergeant … Continue reading…

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after an unwell cat was found in Caerphilly.

The elderly male tabby cat was found by a member of the public on Sunday (21 September) at Heol Ysgubor.

RSPCA animal collection officer Rachel Chapman said: “He is an elderly cat with health issues but he has been microchipped which showed he was registered to an address in Bristol.

“But unfortunately the telephone number is not in use anymore. The cat has a shaved patch … Continue reading…


A foal who made a miraculous recovery from the “brink of death” is now ready for a new home.

Hope, a dark bay thoroughbred type filly, was rescued by us in April after being found collapsed in a field in Oxford. She is thought to have been just four and a half months old when she was found.

She was extremely weak and so emaciated you could see her ribs and spine, as well as being covered in lice … Continue reading…

THE RSPCA has freed a gull that had become tangled in fishing litter.

The gull was found by a member of the public on the promenade at Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd on Monday (22 September).

RSPCA animal collection officer (ACO) William Galvin, who was assisted by RSPCA animal collection officer Ann Lloyd Williams, was called to help the bird which had a hook and six feet of line attached to it along with a heavy weight.

ACO Galvin said: “We were able … Continue reading…


We’re delighted to announce that we have been nominated in the charities category of the Website of the year Award 2014.

Each year you are invited to vote for your favourite website within each of the 19 categories.

There are also prizes for Best Website and Most popular sites. Last year nearly 89,000 votes were cast, with Macmillam taking the prize of best charity website and Unicef winning most popular charity website.

Important year for us and our … Continue reading…