RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after two cats were found dead together in a hedgerow in Deeside.

A member of the public contacted the RSPCA following the sad discovery of the cats off Nant Road, Connahs Quay.

RSPCA inspector Tim Jones said: “The cause of death of these two poor cats – one black, one tortoiseshell – is unknown. The black cat had a blue flea collar.

“It is a bit suspicious that the two cats were found dead … Continue reading…

Four hens and a cockerel have been rescued from a garage roof in Caldicot, Monmouthshire

RSPCA officers were called to Park Road after the birds were spotted on top of a garage roof – around eight foot high. 

RSPCA animal welfare officer (AWO) Sian Burton and animal collection officer (ACO) Stephanie Davidson attended the call on Thursday (26 November).

“We’re not quite sure why they were there,” said ACO Davidson. “Using a ladder AWO Burton climbed up towards them and … Continue reading…


The RSPCA is calling for people to be aware of the dangers of littering after a hedgehog in Hampshire died from an infection from wounds caused by an elastic band.

The young hedgehog was found last Wednesday (18 November) stumbling around in an unusual manner in daylight by a mother and daughter in Basingstoke, Hampshire, who, concerned for the animal’s welfare, contacted the RSPCA for help.

RSPCA inspector Nikki Denham took the sick animal to Hart Wildlife Hospital near Alton … Continue reading…

A number of sick seal pups washed up on the shores of South Wales have been taken into RSPCA care.

Recent storms appear to have had a significant effect on the grey seal population leading to an influx in calls about suffering seal pups.

RSPCA animal collection officer (ACO) Ellie West has been responding to several calls across the South Wales coastline. She said:
​ ​“Sadly it is this time of year when seal pups can be effected by bad … Continue reading…

RSPCA West Gwynedd Branch is appealing to all animal lovers to add an extra Christmas present to their list this year.

For the month of December, RSPCA’s West Gwynedd Branch is organising a special Christmas food festive appeal to try to collect food and toys for the animals at RSPCA Bryn-y-Maen Animal Centre and also for the cats in the care of the branch.

Pets at Home in Bangor will be collecting any donated items throughout December.

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