The RSPCA is investigating after five puppies were found dumped at a farm in Wendover – mirroring an incident in which six pups were abandoned at the same site last year.

The animal welfare charity was contacted on Thursday lunchtime (22 February) by a woman who had found the dogs abandoned at the gated entrance to a field.

RSPCA inspector Rachel Smith, who is now investigating, said: “We are treating this as an abandonment but it seems clear to me … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is trying to trace the owner of a tiny chihuahua who was found wandering alone along Haymeads Lane, Bishop’s Stortford on  the evening of  Monday 22 January.

 

Little Pixie, as she has since been named, was found wearing a grey and white striped jumper, but when it was removed it was revealed she suffering from severe hair loss and sore skin.

Pixie is only thought to be around three years old and may have been suffering from … Continue reading…

Staff at RSPCA Putney Animal Hospital are caring for a young cat who was shot in the back leg by someone using an airgun

Poor Tinkerbell was found earlier this month by a member of the public in the Neasden area of London and she was taken to the RSPCA Putney Animal Hospital.

Tinkerbell had a complex fracture in her back leg, which required a plate to pin the shattered femur. She is currently on cage rest in order for … Continue reading…

Little Pope was found in Bromley and then taken to a local vet

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog thought to be only 18 months old was abandoned in Pope Road, Bromley on 11 January.

Poor Pope was found by a member of the public who took him to a nearby vet, who in turn contacted the RSPCA.

Pope had a broken back leg, the cause of which is unknown, as there were no other physical signs … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is investigating after three alpacas were beaten to death on a farm in Buckinghamshire.

The owners of the alpacas, Lesley and Andrew Sapsford, have been left “heartbroken” after the attacks – and they are now worried for their remaining 80 alpacas, who live on a farm in Little Kingshill, Great Missenden.

Two of the alpacas – called Pleasance and Gabriella, who was pregnant – were found dead in their shelter on Saturday (6 January). The following day a … Continue reading…