RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a cat was sadly found dead in a snare.

Dog walkers discovered the young ginger male cat on Saturday [10 October] and called the RSPCA.

RSPCA inspector Chris Coleman said: “Sadly there was an obvious sign of struggle.

“It really does highlight how indiscriminate snares can be. The snare along with five others were found at Brecon Cemetery and I spoke to the council who own the cemetery and they were shocked and … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a cat died following a suspected poisoning in Pontypridd.

It is also believed that several other cats in the Heol Ida, Beddau, area of Pontypridd have been poisoned.

Nichola Davies contacted the RSPCA after she was left devastated when her cat Thomas was found seriously unwell on 7 October. She took him to the vets, but sadly on their advice he was put to sleep due to his condition.

“We are devastated,” said … Continue reading…

THEY certainly are survivors – and have got all their love to give to a new owner.

Gloria and Gaynor are two adorable cats who are currently looking for a home

They arrived at RSPCA’s Bryn-y-Maen Animal Centre after they were removed from a multi-cat household.

The duo – who together share the name of the famous pop icon who is best know for ‘I will survive’ – will need to be rehomed together as they have never lived apart … Continue reading…

RSPCA Cymru is urging the people of Swansea to vote with their feet and give a travelling show using wild animals – that has arrived in the area – a miss.

The animal welfare charity has long pushed for a complete ban on the use of wild animals in circuses. The power to introduce a ban lies with the National Assembly for Wales.

The complex needs of wild animals can never be adequately met in a circus environment with regular … Continue reading…

A CEREMONY to celebrate the successful winners of the Community Animal Welfare Footprint (CAWF) awards will be held in Cardiff Bay today (14 October).

The winners will be presented with their awards by the Minister for Communities & Tackling Poverty, Lesley Griffiths AM and RSPCA Cymru board chair and RSPCA council member Paul Baxter.

This year, 11 organisations across Wales have received awards in three categories – stray dog provision, contingency planning and housing provision; with bronze, silver and gold … Continue reading…