RSPCA’s Newport Animal Centre is looking for a loving owner to adopt a bea-utiful dog.

Bea, a two-year-old Mastiff cross, arrived at the centre after not having the best start in life. She came into the RSPCA’s care after her owner was struggling to cope and couldn’t meet her needs properly.

At first she was not the happiest of dogs, but now she is a totally different pooch and is looking and feeling much better.

Deputy manager at the centre, … Continue reading…

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was shot by an airgun.

The black and white male cat was discovered by a member of the public yesterday (14 September) at Mary Street, Treharris.

RSPCA inspector Keith Hogben said the cat was taken to a vet.

“Sadly, the cat was put to sleep by the vet,” he said. “He would have been in excruciating pain as he was shot in the abdomen.

“Unfortunately the cat did not have a … Continue reading…

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after a ferret was found in North Wales.

The ferret was found by a member of the public on Monday (8 September) at Peris Avenue, Towyn, Abergele, who kindly took it to a vet as she was covered in ticks.

RSPCA animal collection officer Gavin William said they are hoping to find her owner.

“The member of the public found the ferret in a hedge covered in 100 ticks,” he said.

“She is a … Continue reading…

15.09.14

We’ve partnered with Pets at Home to launch a website which will help educate the next generation of pet owners on the importance of animal welfare.

‘My Pet Pals Academy’ encourages children to care for animals responsibly and with respect. It is hoped that developing these attitudes at an early age will reduce incidences of pet abandonment and mistreatment in the future.

Working in partnership with us, Pets at Home’s My Pet Pals Academy will provide teaching resources for … Continue reading…

11.09.14

We’re appealing for information after five baby bunnies were found dumped in a box in a field in Soham, Cambridgeshire on Tuesday, 9 September.

The domestic baby rabbits, called kits, are thought to be around just three-weeks-old – too young to survive on their own. A passing member of the public found them abandoned in a field and brought them into the nearby Pet Doctors vets.

The box contained shavings and hairs thought to belong to the kits’ … Continue reading…