An RSPCA wildlife centre in Cheshire admitted a record number of animals in 2018.

Throughout the year, 6,658 animals came through the doors of Stapeley Grange – up from 6,545 in 2017.

It is the most animals admitted to the centre in one year since it opened in 1994.

“Obviously we don’t want there to be more injured animals – we would rather there were no injured animals at all – but I think what this shows is that people … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a Patterdale Cross Terrier type dog was found abandoned wet and cold in a car park in Pontypridd.

The dog – who is black with a white chest and is aged under one year old – was found soaking wet in a travel cage near the car park at Sardis Road on Saturday (5 January). The dog was kindly taken home by a member of the public before the RSPCA took him into … Continue reading…

A large scale community beach clean on the west coast of Anglesey is on the horizon – and we need you to get involved and save the environment and animals.

Members of RSPCA Cymru’s inspectorate are teaming up with North Wales Wildlife Trust for the event named the ‘New Year Plast Off’ – that aims to remove and recycle as much plastic marine litter as possible the around Cable Bay, including the beaches north and south of the area.

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A pile of dead wild animals – including a decapitated deer – have been found in a “horror film” discovery, made in Hayesgate, Chepstow.

RSPCA Cymru was alerted after the gruesome discovery was made at St. Pierre on New Year’s Day.

The dumped dead animals include two Canada geese, two mallard ducks and an unidentified bird of prey. Shockingly, a decapitated deer, the deer’s severed head; a separate deer skin and rib cage were also found at the site.

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Eight guinea pigs have been abandoned in a rural car park near Abergavenny over the Christmas period.

It is thought the guinea pigs – who were all quite young but of various ages – were found loose under a large bush and were likely to have been dumped in between Christmas Day and New Years Eve.

The guinea pigs and an empty cardboard box was found at the location which was south of the A40 near the Clytha Arms and … Continue reading…