Friday 17 January 2014

An RSPCA Cymru inspector has been left baffled by the deaths of two female collies whose bodies were discovered in a field at Crosswell near Crymych on Wednesday (January 15 2014).

The bodies of the black and white dogs were laid out head to toe behind a hedgerow with no obvious injuries or signs of trauma. One was wearing a leather collar but  it didn’t have an ID tag. Neither dog  had been microchipped.

Inspector Richard … Continue reading…

Thursday 16 January 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about the deaths of two puppies whose bodies were found inside a cage on Wentloog Avenue in Cardiff on Monday (January 13th 2014).

The male and female brindle and white pups were about six or seven weeks old and were found opposite the entrance to the Shirenewton caravan park.

There was a plate of red-coloured food in the cage, which looked like curry, along with a white and blue patterned … Continue reading…

Thursday 16 January 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about the deaths of two puppies whose bodies were found at Lloc in Flintshire on 6 January 2013.

It is believed the three-week-old white and black Staffie cross pups died after being dumped in a box on an embankment near the McDonalds restaurant on St Asaph Road.

After collecting the bodies, RSPCA inspector Tim Jones launched an investigation into the puppies’ deaths and is currently following up on a number … Continue reading…

Wednesday 8 January 2014

The RSPCA is appealing for information after four degus were found dumped in a layby in Cardiff by a member of the public.

The animals were found inside a cage behind some bins at Lamby Way in Rumney on Monday 6 January. The cages was completely soaked through with rain and covered in faeces and urine. Although three of the degus were bright and alert they were in poor body condition and very hungry. The fourth … Continue reading…

Tuesday 31 December 2013

An orphaned otter cub found on the bank of an estuary in Gwynedd is making good progress at an RSPCA wildlife centre.

The male otter cub was discovered by a member of the public after they heard loud squeaking noises while out walking near the village of Talsarnau on Boxing Day.

When there was no sign of the parents returning and as the cub was becoming increasingly distressed he was taken into the care of a … Continue reading…