She’s a lively, entertaining cat who will keep your family amused for hours on end, yet Freya still hasn’t found a home since being dumped at the Leybourne RSPCA centre.

She is a four year old tortoiseshell domestic short hair who was dumped in the animal centre car park back in September after she had a litter of kittens.

 

Angelina Lusher, who is Leybourne’s cattery supervisor said: “Freya is an independent girl who is affectionate on her own terms…. Continue reading…

RSPCA officer Steve Wickham put his first aid training in use in helping a schoolgirl run over by a car in Shoreham-by-sea in West Sussex on Tuesday morning.

 

Steve, who spends his days rescuing animals, was passing a school when he saw a girl sitting in the road and clearly injured and in distress.

 

She had an injury to her lower leg just above the ankle and a bone was sticking out. She told Steve that she had … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is again warning against the dangerous practice of tethering horses after one of the charity’s inspectors carried out a heroic rescue of a pony which was dangling by his neck off a cliff in Suffolk.

 

RSPCA Inspector Nicky Thorne was called out last night (1 March) to the incident at Pontins Pakefield Holiday Park in Lowestoft.  She walked along the beach with her torch, trying to locate the horse and then, shining her torch upwards, she saw … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information about who is setting snares on waste land in Dunstable in Bedfordshire.

On Wednesday 27 February RSPCA inspector Tina Ward was called about a cat caught in a snare in the land at the back of Buttercup Lane and Hurlock Close.

 

The member of the public who contacted us had cut the cat free at around eight o’clock in the morning.

 

 

Inspector Ward met the caller at around ten o’clock and … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information about a white bull terrier cross dog who was found cowering under an abandoned van in Catford on Wednesday 27 February.

The dog was suffering from an eye injury which looked like it may have been in a fight with another dog when it was straying.

 

He had taken shelter under a blue Volkswagen van on Ravensbourne Park which had not been moved for some time.

He was in poor condition and very … Continue reading…