A kitten stuck inside a car engine in Cardiff has been successfully rescued.

The scared cat, aged around three months, was heard crying after becoming stuck inside the car engine at Archer Road on Saturday (23 September). As the kitten wasn’t able to be reached, the RSPCA were called for assistance.

RSPCA inspector Christine McNeil said: “When I arrived I found he was not actually stuck but refusing to come out as he was so scared so just kept moving … Continue reading…

An unwell seal has been rescued from the beach at Abergele.

The common seal with an injury to its face was spotted on Monday (24 September) and following a call the RSPCA the seal was taken straight away for treatment.

RSPCA animal collection officer (ACO) Will Galvin said: “This seal was immediately taken to our specialist wildlife facilities at RSPCA Stapeley Grange Wildlife Centre for vital treatment for lungworm and rehabilitation.

“Rescuing wildlife like this poorly seal is a huge … Continue reading…

Two youths have been sentenced for a ‘senseless killing’ after enticing a cat from under a car and setting a dog on him.

The disturbing attack was caught on CCTV footage which cost the life of beloved family cat Sully, on 9 May 2018.

The offenders – aged 17 and 15 – who cannot be named for legal reasons – were sentenced yesterday (Tuesday 26 September) after admitting causing unnecessary suffering to the cat on Gwaelodygarth Lane in Merthyr Tydfil…. Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a cat’s leg bone was shattered by an air gun pellet in Martletwy.

Trilby, made her way back into her owners house with a broken leg, and after taking her immediately to a vet, it was discovered that she had been shot with an air gun.

The incident happened in the small village of Martletwy in Pembrokeshire on Monday 10 September.

Following the incident, which shattered the central joint in her front leg, … Continue reading…

Are you passionate about animal welfare and live in Pembrokeshire?

RSPCA Pembrokeshire Branch is looking for volunteers to help them develop, grow and run the branch.

Volunteers could be based from anywhere across the county and could be involved in spreading animal welfare messaging across the local community and working to provide welfare assistance.

RSPCA branch support specialist for South Wales, Francesca Grice, said: “We would love to hear from anyone who would be interested in offering some of their … Continue reading…