The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was shot in the face with an air gun in the Benfleet area of Essex in March.

The pellet was discovered in the four-year-old cat’s face when his owners took him to the vet for a check up as they were concerned about a lump on his face which wasn’t healing.

When vet’s examined the cat, named Nigel, they discovered the lumpy scab had actually been caused by an air gun … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was shot in the abdomen with an air gun in Brentwood, Essex.

Pancake was taken to a vet after he was shot sometime on Saturday April 6 between 9.30am and 11.30am, in the area of Kelvedon Green, Kelvedon Hatch


After finding a wound on the side of his body, his worried owners rushed him straight to House and Jackson Veterinary Hospital, where x-rays discovered the pellet had caused damage to … Continue reading…

Get ready for a ‘pawfect’ day out for all the family!

RSPCA’s Newport Animal Centre’s annual dog show and fun day is due to take place in just a few weeks time on Sunday, 7 July from 11am to 3pm.

The annual event will include various stalls and activities throughout the day, including a dog show, a catless cat photograph show*, stalls, Tombola, bric-a-brac, refreshments, children’s games, arts and crafts, glitter face painting and children dress-up characters.

Animal centre manager … Continue reading…

A baby roe deer who was close to death after being found all alone on a County Durham cycle path is recovering after being spotted by chance by an RSPCA officer.

RSPCA animal collection officer Shane Lynn was on his way to his inspectorate group office in Stockton-on-Tees when he thought he saw out of the corner of his eye a small deer on its own on a cycle path.

He got out of his van and started to walk … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat with severe signs of abuse was found in Woking.

The nine-month-old tortoiseshell cat was found with burns all over her body and signs of sexual abuse. She was found near to Bagshot Road yesterday (2 June).

She also had a makeshift splint on her front right leg and is unable to stand.

She is now being cared for by local vets, where staff have named her Minnie as she is so … Continue reading…