The RSPCA is appealing for information about the owner of an emaciated horse found in a field in the Harold Hill area of Romford last Wednesday (29 January).

 

The black cob, named Matilda by RSPCA and Redwings staff, was found in the field off Lower Bedfords Road.  She was so thin that a Redwings Field Officer described her as being ‘like a skeleton’.

 

Veterinary examinations revealed that the horse, aged between eight and 12 years old, was … Continue reading…

09.12.13

Today we launched a crisis appeal to support the East Winch Wildlife Centre which is caring for more than 100 orphaned seal pups following the recent floods on the Norfolk coast.

It costs £22 a week to feed each seal, with pups expected to require up to five months of rehabilitation after being separated from their mothers by last week’s tidal surge.

The wildlife centre, in Norfolk, is at full capacity with the young pups – many still … Continue reading…

 

The RSPCA is announcing a change in the way that reports of lost and found animals are logged.  From 1 December 2013, members of the public will be asked to go to Pets Located.com if they have lost a pet or found an uninjured stray domestic animal.

 

From 1 December, anyone who wishes to report a missing pet or tell us about an uninjured stray they have found will be asked to go to www.petslocated.com to register the animal’s … Continue reading…

 

 

Friday 8 November 2013

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a young cat was found inside a cardboard box that had been taped shut.

 

The one-year-old tortoiseshell and white coloured cat, who has since been named Helena, was found at 6pm on Friday 1 November in a corner of Moor Park not far from Waldeck Road in Luton.

 

She had been left in a plain brown cardboard box that had been taped shut.  There were … Continue reading…

A puppy with a broken right leg and a serious wound to its left leg has been dumped on the pavement outside a vets in Leighton Buzzard in the middle of the night.

The puppy, who is believed to be a Spaniel/Jack Russell cross, was left on the pavement in the dark in the middle of an industrial estate off Grovebury Road with no shelter and no food and water.

 

It is believed to be about four months old … Continue reading…