The RSPCA is appealing for information after a rabbit was dumped in a box on the doorstep of a vet practice in York.

 

The rabbit was found outside Minster Vets on Crockey Hill on Saturday morning (4 March).

 

She is described as a large female lop eared rabbit, who is grey, fawn and cream with a distinctly coloured face.

 

She was in a toilet roll box with a bowl of water, some treat sticks and sawdust and … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was attacked by five youths in Middlesbrough, leaving her with a dislocated hip.

 

The teenagers were witnessed kicking and spitting at the young black cat in Union Street at around 10pm last Monday (27 February).

 

RSPCA inspector Krissy Raine said: “A member of the public saw what was happening and intervened.

 

“They said the teenagers – five of them in total, all male and wearing tracksuits  - kicked … Continue reading…

A cat from the Ely area of Cardiff has been fighting for his life after being shot in the leg with a pellet from an air rifle.

Dobby, a black and white male cat, went out at 7.40am on 22 February, from a Wheatley Road property, and by the time he returned home at 9.30am, had a visible wound on his body after being shot with a pellet.

Fortunately, the cat has come through veterinary surgery, with his recovery process … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a Lurcher was found emaciated and suffering from a burst mammary tumour in Bishop Auckland.

 

Sadly the female fawn-coloured dog had to be put to sleep on veterinary advice.

 

She was found by a member of the public in the Hamsterley area and taken to a vets who called local charity Stray Aid in Coxhoe.

 

Sue Bielby, Stray Aid’s veterinary surgeon, said: “This desperate dog had been left for such … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a litter of newborn pups – thought to have been exposed to carbon monoxide – were found in a car park in Staffordshire.

The five pups – thought to have been no more than 48 hours old when found – were discovered in a box in a car park in Baker Street, Stoke, on Sunday 26 February – sadly, one was dead when found. They still had their eyes closed and had their … Continue reading…