The RSPCA is appealing for the owner of a dog impaled on a garden fence in Leeds to get in touch. It’s thought the dog, which was straying, tried to jump the obstacle and got stuck on spikes which went through his front paws.


He was discovered by the owner of the property on Foundry Mill Drive, Seacroft on Tuesday lunchtime (21 October 2014), hanging from the fence covered in blood.


RSPCA inspector Carol Neale said: “The owner … Continue reading…


We’re appealing for information after a kitten was dumped in a plastic box, shoved inside a zipped up holdall, and thrown over a fence near Brighton.

The tiny black six to eight week-old was found in a lethargic state in a garden in Vale Road, Portslade on the afternoon of Wednesday 15 October. She had been sealed inside a plastic container with just a few airholes in its purple lid, and then put inside the outer bag.

The kitten, … Continue reading…


We’re appealing for information after a dog was found with a crossbow bolt through his skull near Peterborough.

Ziggy, a white and black male, two-year-old Staffy, was found in a very remote piece of woodland near Wansford, Peterborough on Wednesday 22 October.

He had a 20 inch carbon fibre weapon sticking into one side of his head and out the other side.

Ziggy was spotted by two beady eyed passers-by as they drove down the rural road, and … Continue reading…

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after two cats were found dead.

The charity was contacted by a member of the public after two male black and white cats were found in two separate locations near Woodland Place, Cefn Hengoed, Hengoed on Saturday (18 October).

RSPCA inspector Simon Evans said the cats were less than a year old.

“The two cats were found quite close together, around 100 yards or so apart. They had similar injuries, with head trauma being … Continue reading…


RSPCA inspectors have rescued a sheep stranded on a Gower cliff.

The female sheep had been stuck on a ledge for three to four days at Rhossili Bay.

Following a call from a member of the public, inspector Rohan Barker searched for the sheep on Sunday, but was not able to locate it.

On Monday inspector Neill Manley returned to the bay with the caller who pointed out exactly where the sheep was stuck.

Inspector Richard Abbott, who oversees … Continue reading…