They have sadly been overlooked time and time again – but Benjamin and Barney have so much love to give.

RSPCA Newport Animal Centre is looking for forever homes for the two dogs (separately) after sadly they have not received much interest by visitors.

Kennel and cattery supervisor Samantha Richmond said: “Both Benjamin and Barney have been waiting to find their forever homes for far too long.

“They may be a little bit older than some of the other dogs, … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after an injured cat was found to have been shot by an air gun TWICE, on two separate occasions.

The animal welfare charity was contacted on Friday (16 February) by Vets4Pets Rhyl in Rhuddlan after a black and white cat had been brought in by a member of the public. He was injured severely and had no use of his back legs.

The vet carried out surgery but they took the sad decision to … Continue reading…

A dog trapped on a 50 foot high ledge at a Swansea quarry – at the time of an earthquake – has been successfully rescued and reunited with his owners.

The small collie cross had become trapped around 20 meters down the quarry which was also 50 foot high up from the ground. He was first spotted at 1.15pm on Saturday.

The difficult and challenging rescue took place at Rosehill Quarry near Townhill in Swansea on Saturday (17 February), which … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after five Guinea pigs – one of them a week old baby – were found dumped in a layby in Flaxby, Knaresborough.

 

A member of the public came across the vulnerable animals in the pull-in on the Grange on Monday 29 January and called the RSPCA.

 

It’s thought they were probably abandoned the night before in two cardboard boxes that had got wet in the rain, allowing them to escape.

 

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The RSPCA is appealing for information after two poorly cats were dumped in carriers with notes sellotaped to them asking ‘Please look after me, thank you’. One of them had to be put to sleep.

 

The female cats – thought to be over ten years old – were found on the doorstep of Peel Veterinary Clinic on Railway Street in Hornsea last Wednesday morning (7 February). One was in a blue carrier and one was in a blue and … Continue reading…