Huge thank you to the group after they raised more than £700

A community group called the Gaywood Wives  raised a staggering £710 for the RSPCA’s East Winch Wildlife Centre in Norfolk.

 

The kind-hearted fund-raising group raised the money for the wildlife centre after the manager Alison Charles gave a talk to the group the previous year.

The group raised the money through a number of events such as auctions, a mini fete,  weekly bring and buy stalls and … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru has expressed delight after Caerphilly Council’s Environment and Sustainability Scrutiny Committee gave unanimous support yesterday evening (17 September) to a motion which would ban the giving of pets as prizes on land owned by the local authority.

There is currently no legal restriction on the giving of pets as prizes in Wales if the recipient is over the age of 16. However, the RSPCA is concerned that this creates a situation where the welfare of animals won as … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after two white rats were dumped in a broken and dirty fish tank in a rural field entrance in Llanmaes.

There was also a third rat in the tank which had sadly died. They were found by a member of the public on Sunday (15 September) at around 10am on the road from Llanmaes to Picketston, near Llantwit Major.

RSPCA inspector David Milborrow said: “There were two white rats inside a broken dirty fish … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a snake was ‘caught off the rails’ in a house in Bangor

The stray kingsnake was found on a curtain rail inside a John Street home earlier this month (5 September) with the shocked homeowner contacting the police. The RSPCA were then informed.

RSPCA inspector Mark Roberts said: “This snake – which was around one metre in length – was found on a curtain rail and very much gave the homeowner a fright…. Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after six guinea pigs were left abandoned in a bag in Barry.

The six guinea pigs – of varying ages – were found in a Lidl bag in a layby off Port Road on Saturday (14 September). They were found by a member of the public who contacted the RSPCA.

RSPCA inspector Gemma Black said: “I spent nearly two hours along with the help of another officer rummaging through the brambles and we managed … Continue reading…