TWO kittens have been on quite an unusual adventure after they hitched a lift for 87 miles by mistake.

The two eight week old kittens were found in a car that had been towed from the Swindon area to Bridgend.

All the windows had been broken in the car which had been towed back to a Bridgend garage.

RSPCA inspector Julie Fadden, who was called to the garage, said: “Somehow kittens got into the car and stayed in it when … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a wood pigeon was believed to have been shot and killed by a pellet gun.

A member of the public contacted the RSPCA after she found the dead bird in her garden at Western Valley Road, Rogerstone, Newport.

RSPCA animal welfare office Sian Burton said: “The caller said the bird was in a tree on Saturday night [1 August] and she heard a crack. The bird fell out of the tree and she … Continue reading…

AN orphaned otter cub has been taken into RSPCA care after she was found on the side of the road.

A member of the public spotted the lethargic otter at 9.30pm on Thursday [31 July] evening at Glanhafren, Cyfronydd, near Welshpool.

He later saw the otter again at 12.23am – and took the otter home in a box for safety until the RSPCA arrived.

RSPCA inspector Phil Lewis has now taken the otter cub to RSPCA’s Stapeley Grange Wildlife Centre … Continue reading…

TEN puppies rescued by the RSPCA – who were illegally imported into Fishguard Harbour – will soon be able to begin a fresh start with new loving homes.

In June 10 puppies were signed over to the RSPCA after they were found to have been illegally imported from Rosslare Harbour, Republic of Ireland.

The adorable puppies certainly captured people’s hearts. RSPCA Newport Animal Centre announced the puppies were available for adoption on Friday [31 July] – and in a matter … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after two young cats were abandoned in their carrier on the A40 near Crickhowell.

The two cats – believed to be around eight to 10 months-old – were found by a member of the public on Thursday [30 July] who then contacted the RSPCA.

RSPCA inspector Izzi Hignell said: “The cats were found in an RAC branded cat carrier. It is unknown where they came from – so it appears they may have been … Continue reading…