THE RSPCA is looking for the owner of a lost parakeet.

The colourful bird was found by a member of the public at Delamere Avenue, Buckley on 13 September.

RSPCA inspector Mark Roberts collected the parakeet and took the tame bird to RSPCA’s Bryn y Maen Animal Centre.

“The parakeet is very friendly and had no injuries,” he said. “The bird was found in someone’s garden who took it into their conservatory.”

Animal centre manager Vicky Williams said: “We have … Continue reading…

A PET blessing service is to be held at St Tydfil’s Church, Merthyr Tydfil on Sunday 5 October.

The event is being run in association with RSPCA’s Glamorgan North and East branch and will take place at 3pm.

Father Mark Prevett said: “For us this is Animal Welfare Sunday and is the Sunday nearest the day we remember St Francis of Assisi, who is the Patron Saint of Animals.

“We are holding a service at 3pm in the afternoon at … Continue reading…

ASSEMBLY Members will be among those raising awareness of how some farm animals are kept by taking part in an egg-citing challenge.

This year’s RSPCA Farm Animal Week takes place from Monday 29 September to Sunday 5 October and the theme is: Farm animals are individuals.

If you would like to be part of the mooovement come and visit us on Thursday 2 October as we will be outside the Senedd in Cardiff Bay between 9am to 4pm, where we … Continue reading…

THIS little kitten is definitely one tough cookie.

Seren, who is currently at the RSPCA’s Newport Animal Centre, is the only one left of a litter of five.

Sadly her brothers and sisters all died of parvo (Feline Panleukopenia virus).

Seren, who is only six weeks old, also had the virus but luckily recovered.

Deputy manager at the centre, Rebecca Jeffery, said: “Seren is one tough little cookie to be the only survivor.

“We are now looking for a home … Continue reading…

A DOG which was found after being allegedly beaten in Caerphilly is on the mend.

The poor brindle lurcher was found collapsed by a member of the public on a small grass verge at the end of Rudry Road, Rudry, Caerphilly, at 7.10pm on Tuesday 16 September.

A member of the public, who notified the RSPCA, said a woman riding a horse said she saw two men beating a dog and then run off.

The dog – now named Sergeant … Continue reading…