RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information to try and track down the owner of an injured grey cat found at Maindee Parade, Newport.

The charity was called yesterday (25 August) after the male cat was found in a collapsed state and was unable to walk.

RSPCA animal welfare officer Sian Burton said: “This cat was immediately taken to a local independent vet where he is receiving treatment for a serious fracture injury.

“The poor thing was in a lot of … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information following suspected cat poisonings in Splott, Cardiff.

It is believed that two cats from the Adeline Street area have been poisoned. Sadly the cats who were taken to local independent vets on two separate occasions by their owner were put to sleep due to their poorly condition.

RSPCA inspector Selina Chan said: “We’re calling on all cat owners in the Splott area to be vigilant and to take their cat to a vets straight … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a young emaciated puppy, thought to be aged around six weeks old, was abandoned in a cat carrier in a supermarket car park.

The female dog, thought to be a springer spaniel or pointer crossbreed, was found by a passer-by quivering in the carrier in the car park of Tesco, in Derby Street, Leigh, on Wednesday, 10 August.

As well as being underweight, the puppy – who has been named Lilian – was … Continue reading…

ASSEMBLY Member for Aberconwy, Janet Finch-Saunders, has accompanied RSPCA inspector Mike Pugh on several calls in and around the region.

The ride-along on Wednesday 10 August gave Mrs Finch-Saunders a chance to experience what RSPCA inspectors deal with on a day-to-day basis. Throughout the course of a busy day, they dealt with a number of routine calls, including dog and cat welfare calls. They also visited RSPCA Bryn-y-Maen Animal Centre in Upper Colwyn Bay.

Mrs Finch-Saunders said: “The day out … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is warning about the dangers of glue traps after a robin had to be rescued when he got stuck on one in Luton.

The animal welfare charity was called on Thursday (18 August) after the robin was spotted on the trap in the garden of a house in Stoneygate Road.

Kate Wright, animal collection officer (ACO), attended the incident. She said: “The person who put the trap down was absolutely horrified. He had put it down because of … Continue reading…