A CAT has been rescued after getting herself stuck on top of a Townhill roof.

The black cat was spotted on the roof of a Merlin Crescent home last Thursday morning [September 10] and the RSPCA and Mid and West Wales Fire & Rescue Service were called to help.

Firefighters used a ladder to reach the scared moggie – and brought her down to safety.

RSPCA inspectors Neill Manley and Nic De Celis were then on hand to check her … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a terrapin was found in a front garden in New Quay, Ceredigion.

The member of the public who found him contacted the RSPCA after they found the reptile in their front garden at Park Street on 10 September.

RSPCA inspector Holly Brown said: “The callers enquired with neighbours but no one seems to be missing him, so they then gave us a call. They have nicknamed him Trevor.

“He is an adult male … Continue reading…

A severely underweight puppy who was dumped in Coventry last week has been discharged from the vets and is currently doing well.

Four month-old William, a lurcher-type breed, was found by a member of the public and was taken to the RSPCA’s Coventry Animal Centre on Wednesday (9 September), where the decision was made to get him seen straightaway at a vets.

He was found curled up at the side of the road in Willenhall Lane, unable to stand up…. Continue reading…

A PET blessing service is to be held at at St Tydfil’s Church, Merthyr Tydfil on Sunday 4 October.

The event is being run in association with RSPCA’s Glamorgan North and East branch and will take place at 3pm.

Branch chair Tudor Jones said: “Anyone is welcome to come along and get their pet, or even a photo of their pet blessed.

“The animal welfare service starts at 3pm, which coincides with World Animal Day.

“It is always a joyous … Continue reading…

Can you give this albino ferret a forever home?

RSPCA Bryn-y-Maen Animal Centre in Upper Colwyn Bay is appealing for a forever home for Clarkson who is around one-year-old, and will be vaccinated, microchipped and neutered before leaving RSPCA care.

Kennel and cattery supervisor at the centre, Chris Butler, said: “Clarkson has been in our care for more than six months and we are desperate to find him a home.

“He’s full of character and will bring his new family … Continue reading…