There are fears two men deliberately set a dog on a cat in Tredegar in the early hours of Thursday morning (February 8), following reports to RSPCA Cymru. 

A ginger male neutered cat was found on Yscuborwen in the town with deep wounds to his leg and back end, thought to have occurred as a result of the alleged dog attack.

RSPCA Cymru was notified amid claims a member of the public spotted two men exit a white van at … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is celebrating as the final local authority to ban the release of deadly sky lanterns on their land approved restrictions on their use on Wednesday, effectively making Wales a no-fly zone for the devices on council land.

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council unanimously approved plans to restrict sky lantern use on land controlled by the local authority in a vote.

The charity has long highlighted the dangers these devices pose to public safety and to animal welfare.

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A six-year-old cat has been rescued from a tight squeeze in Flint, after falling eight foot down a tiny gap between a shed and a fence.

The RSPCA was alerted after the white female domestic cat – named Snowy – is believed to have fallen down the gap from the roof of a shed at a Cwrt Malengell property in the Oakenholt area of the town.

Unfortunately, the poor cat was unable to pull herself to safety – and was … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is trying to trace the owner of a tiny chihuahua who was found wandering alone along Haymeads Lane, Bishop’s Stortford on  the evening of  Monday 22 January.

 

Little Pixie, as she has since been named, was found wearing a grey and white striped jumper, but when it was removed it was revealed she suffering from severe hair loss and sore skin.

Pixie is only thought to be around three years old and may have been suffering from … Continue reading…

A search for the owner of a French bulldog has been launched by RSPCA Cymru, after the dog was found alone in Swansea, with its only identifier being an unregistered microchip from Poland.

The animal welfare charity was notified after the dog was spotted by a member of the public on Thursday (1 February) in the Fforestfach area of the city. The male dog was initially spotted on Weig Fach Lane in the area, and followed a member of the … Continue reading…