Wednesday 11 March 2015

Homes needed for two of the Winchester poodles

Fosterer and adopter sought for neglected dogs


The RSPCA is looking for new homes for two of the poodle cross dogs dumped in a horribly matted state in January in Winchester.


Some of the dogs could hardly walk because of the weight of their severely matted fur and it was impossible to tell what breed they were.


It’s now a different story – after weeks … Continue reading…

Elderly dog left tied to railings

RSPCA appeals for information about abandonment

The RSPCA is appealing for information after an elderly German shepherd dog was found tied to railings at the entrance of a Manchester park today (7 March).


The black and tan dog was found at about 11.50am by a member of staff at Platt Fields Park.  It is not known how long he had been there.


The dog’s eyes were badly ulcerated and he was arthritic … Continue reading…

CAN you offer these two beautiful cats a loving home?

RSPCA Bryn-y-Maen Animal Centre in Upper Colwyn Bay is looking for homes for Lola and Duberry who have been at the centre since October after they both arrived in a very bad way.

The duo are a little shy but have made a huge improvement since arriving.

Kennel and cattery supervisor at the centre, Chris Butler, said Duberry may lack in confidence but makes up for it in beauty.

“We … Continue reading…

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after eight newborn puppies were found by children in Queensferry, Deeside.

The RSPCA was contacted following the shocking discovery on Chester Road East, Queensferry, Deeside, yesterday [Thursday 6 March] just before 4pm.

The puppies were found in a black rubbish bin by children who called a dog warden from Flintshire County Council who then called the RSPCA.

RSPCA inspector Tim Jones said: “It is totally unnecessary and these puppies could have died if nobody … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru has welcomed a move by the Welsh Government to include a specific reference to pets in documentation linked to its Violence against Women, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (Wales) Bill.

RSPCA Cymru have campaigned for the law to recognise issues regarding pets in abusive settings, and discussions took place at Stages 2 and 3 of the legislative process, after amendments were tabled by Jocelyn Davies AM.

Family pets can be used as a tool to manipulate and control … Continue reading…