A school year group branded the “most compassionate” in England and Wales has been given a tour of an RSPCA animal centre to congratulate them for their efforts.

Year three pupils at the Welsh-medium, Cardiff-based Ysgol Gymraeg Coed y Gof picked up the accolade in the recent RSPCA Honours, after producing a creative animation to promote animal welfare.

The ‘Compassionate Class’ competition is a key part of the RSPCA’s Generation Kind initiative; an ambitious set of prevention programmes aimed at … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru has praised the “power of microchipping” after a 17-year-old cat was reunited with their owner, after being missing for two weeks.

The one-eyed cat had somehow moved an amazing six miles – having ventured from her Sully home to Barry.

RSPCA Cymru was contacted after the cat was found staggering in the Ewbank Close area of the Vale of Glamorgan town.

Fortunately, the cat was microchipped and the RSPCA was able to trace the owners, and return the … Continue reading…

Could you provide a forever home for a fun loving ferret?

RSPCA Bryn-Y-Maen Animal Centre is currently looking for homes for four neutered males, who came from the same owner, who sadly were not able to care for them due to a change in circumstances.

Centre manager Victoria Williams said: “Lenny, Barney, Moe, and Carl all have their own unique characters and staff at the centre would love to see them go to new forever homes. They really are full … Continue reading…

For the second year, RSPCA Ceredigion Branch will be sponsoring the rescue horse and pony classes at Cardigan County Show on 3 August.

Sally Learoyd, of RSPCA Ceredigion Branch, said: “We’re delighted to be able to support this rescue horse and pony class for the second year and look forward to seeing all the entries and beautiful ponies on the day. It’s a pleasure to be able to be part of and support such a fantastic show.

“Rescuing and rehoming … Continue reading…

A small plastic ring stuck around the beak of a cygnet has been removed by an RSPCA inspector.

The cygnet was spotted at Pentre Mawr Park near Sea Road, Abergele on Saturday (6 June) with the small ring of plastic by a member of the public who contacted the RSPCA.

RSPCA inspector Rachael Davies said: “This cygnet was swimming with this plastic stuck on its beak and initial attempts with a pole on the Saturday were unsuccessful.

“However we returned … Continue reading…