Wednesday 14 November 2012

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog was found dumped in a phone box in Stafford during the early hours of Monday 12 November.

RSPCA Inspector Nayman Dunderdale received a call at around 5am to say a dog had been left inside the phone box in First Avenue, Stafford.

The dog is a brindle and white coloured female bull terrier cross breed dog and is thought to be around three years old.

The dog … Continue reading…

Tuesday 13 November

The RSPCA is appealing for information after an elderly collapsed dog was dumped in Bristol.

A member of the public found the elderly brown-and-white collie dog collapsed at the side of the road in Knowle West, near the walk-in health centre at about 4pm on Sunday 11 November 2012 and alerted the RSPCA.

The dog was taken to the RSPCA Bristol Clinic, in St Philips, where it was found to have no strength in its legs, … Continue reading…

Monday 12 November 2012

Staff at East Winch Wildlife Centre in Norfolk are bracing themselves for another busy winter – heralded by the arrival of their first grey seal pup.

The grey seal season is now moving into full swing and as a result there will be a large number of grey seal pups born along the coast in the coming days and weeks.

However, the RSPCA is reminding people that if they see a seal pup on its own … Continue reading…

RSPCA appeals for witnesses to come forward

Monday 12 November 2012

Two huskies with severe sarcoptic mange have been found abandoned in a Tonypandy barn.

The animals were discovered on 8 November and brought to the RSPCA’s attention a few days later. Both dogs had fur missing from their face.

Veterinary examination confirmed that they were suffering from severe sarcoptic mange, a highly contagious and painful skin condition. The vet determined that the dogs were in very poor condition adn … Continue reading…

Tuesday 9 October 2012

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two young cats were found in a bag in a wooded area in Birkenhead.  A member of the public made the discovery on Wednesday (3 October).

The black and white male and dark tortoiseshell-coloured female are both thought to be aged around five months old.

RSPCA animal welfare officer (AWO) John Littlewood said: “The cats are in a good condition but the female is thought to be pregnant already … Continue reading…