A man who failed to trim his donkeys’ overgrown hooves has been disqualified from keeping equines for five years.

 

Raymond Grigg (date of birth: 06/06/1948) of Longdogs Lane, Ottery St Mary, Devon, pleaded guilty to causing unnecessary suffering to three donkeys and failing to meet the needs of five donkeys when he appeared at Exeter Magistrates’ Court on Monday (16 October 2017) following a prosecution by the RSPCA.

 

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Lots go under the hammer in aid of RSPCA Macclesfield

Flog It! star Adam Partridge will be selling-off lots in aid of RSPCA Macclesfield during a charity auction.

Bidders can take their pick from lots including dog walking sessions, a behind-the-scenes-tour at RSPCA Stapeley Grange Wildlife Centre and a painter decorator for the day.

Branch Re-homing Co-ordinator volunteer Carmen Cole said:

“Our RSPCA branch is experiencing a financial crisis and our lovely supporters are clubbing together to provide a fantastic

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The RSPCA is appealing for information about the owner of a reddish brown Staffordshire Bull Terrier who was found dead in the Pool River in Sydenham on Friday 22 November.

 

The dog was lying in a few inches of water under a bridge which runs over the river near a Sainsbury’s store.

 

The path is popular with dog walkers, and the RSPCA is hopeful that someone might have seen who dumped the dog there.

 

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The Hastings Wild Things project run by RSPCA Mallydams Wood Education Centre has won the ‘Play Award’ at a prestigious award ceremony for professionals who work with children and young people.

The project beat off competition from  community projects from all over the country.

Children and Young People Now Awards are run by the magazine of the same name which is the ‘only dedicated magazine for professionals working with children, young people and families’.

Karen Branagh, from our fundraising department, … Continue reading…

RSPCA South Godstone urgently needs a new home for Charlie their ‘depressed’ one year old cockerel who has lost his hens.

 

Charlie came to the centre, with another cockerel and two hens, after his owner decided he could no longer look after him. His feathered brother and sisters have been rehomed so Charlie is now left on his own.

 

South Godstone deputy manager, Tony Shaw, said: “We are not sure what kind of cockerel Charlie is because he … Continue reading…