A policewoman has been presented with an RSPCA award for her outstanding bravery after saving an injured puppy from a river.

PC Ceri Hassall, from South Wales Police, was presented today (13 October) with an RSPCA Bronze Gallantry Medal after going above and beyond to prevent the three month-old puppy from being swept away from the stormy waters in January 2015.

Having just finished her night shift PC Hassall was about to get into her car when over the noise … Continue reading…

Four ducks and three turkeys were rescued by the RSPCA after they were spotted at a service station on the M6.

The animal welfare charity were called after the birds were spotted by staff at Corley Service Station, on the M6 northbound near Coventry, on Thursday morning last week (6 October).

The birds, all in good health, were initially thought to have strayed, however despite local enquiries being made, no owner has been found – leading RSPCA officers to believe … Continue reading…

To celebrate British Egg Week and World Egg Day (Oct 14), RSPCA Cymru is urging people to consider rehoming a friendly hen, from its Bryn-Y-Maen Animal Centre.

Doreen, Doris and Delilah came into RSPCA care after being rescued from terrible conditions. After lots of tender, loving, care by staff at RSPCA Bryn-Y-Maen Animal Centre, the girls are now thriving and ready to find a new home.

The friendly hens have grown in confidence since they’ve been in RSPCA care and … Continue reading…

With approximately 80 cats currently in their care, the RSPCA’s Bryn-Y-Maen Animal Centre is launching an urgent re-homing appeal for anyone looking for a forever, feline friend.

Centre manager Victoria Williams says the number of cats looking for a new home is “worryingly high”.

RSPCA Cymru is reminding members of the public to prioritise adopting, rather than shopping, if they are considering a new addition to their family.

Cats seeking a new home include four adorable kittens, named after stars … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after 10 cats have reportedly gone missing from an area of Stoke-on-Trent during the course of one week.

Owners of the cats have reported them going missing in the first week of October. The cats all lived in or around Everest Road, in Kidsgrove. The RSPCA does not have any evidence about what may have happened to the cats.

RSPCA inspector Charlotte Melvin said: “This is a strange case and it is a large … Continue reading…