Lauren Sanderson volunteers for Cat Smart

The RSPCA Cat Smart scheme is in need of volunteers to become drivers and social media ambassadors

A cat neutering project in Sheffield is in desperate need of moggy-loving volunteers to help continue its great work in the city.

The Cat Smart scheme aims to tackle the cat overpopulation crisis in Sheffield by offering free and reduced neutering, microchipping and cat welfare advice.

 

On average, the RSPCA receives a call to its national control centre about a cat every … Continue reading…

Scampi was hit by a car which left his back legs unusable

Scampi is looking for a new forever home after being hit by a car

‘Medical marvel’ Scampi has been transformed from dragging his back legs behind him to walking with no issues.

 

Two-year-old Scampi was found in Manchester after it is believed he was hit by a car and suffered terrible injuries to his back legs.

 

The tendons attaching his knee caps to the shin bones had been ripped away rendering him completely lame and meant he had … Continue reading…

Kittens Wilbur and Orville were abandoned

RSPCA appeal for information after cats were found riddled with fleas and callously left with no food or water on a chilly morning in Kent

Two young cats were abandoned in a sealed cardboard box and dumped on a playing field in Sheerness on Wednesday morning (20 September)

 

The 16-week-old black kittens were found when a dog walker saw the cardboard box, which had been left in the middle of the football pitch on New Road, suddenly move.

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Guinea pigs ready for rehoming

Latest figures from the RSPCA show more than 300 guinea pigs have been abandoned so far this year which is triple the number dumped last year.

The RSPCA believes one of the major causes of guinea pigs being neglected is a misconception that they are easy to look after or that they can be a child’s first pet.

New statistics show that between January and the end of August this year there were 338 guinea pigs abandoned and rescued by … Continue reading…