RSPCA Medway West Branch recently held a tabletop sale to celebrate its 20th anniversary milestone

A Kent branch has helped to rehome and neuter more than 50,000 animals over a 20-year period, new figures have revealed.

 

This year the branch is celebrating its 20th anniversary of The Parsons Memorial Clinic and rehoming centre.

The clinic and rehoming centre was opened in 1998 and over the last 20 years it has treated, microchipped and neutered over 50,000 animals.

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A heifer trapped at the bottom of cliffs in Devon for more than a week has been rescued by the RSPCA – by sea!

 

The complex rescue saw the heifer transported by sea from Start Point to Hallsands by a team of RSPCA officers with support from Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service and the RNLI.

The Devon Red Ruby, nicknamed Rocky, was stunned by a vet before being moved by the rescue team to an RSPCA boat … Continue reading…

RSPCA Chief Inspector Rob Melloy said: “Poor Bruce is still extremely poorly and at this stage we are taking it hour by hour as to if he will pull through given the horrendous nature of his injuries. But he has shown he is a fighter and it really is a miracle that he is still with us.

“Yesterday he underwent surgery and his eye was removed, but the sheer extent and severity of his injuries means that his prognosis is … Continue reading…

Two horses that had become stuck after wandering into a trench have been rescued.

The horses were unable to back out of the trench at a disused building at an old colliery site in Ynysmaerdy, Pontyclun on Friday (20 July).

RSPCA inspector Nic de Celis attended following a call from South Wales Fire & Rescue Service.

He said: “The horses had become stuck after walking through a tunnel and down a trench. The trench was narrow so they weren’t able … Continue reading…

RSPCA Mid Essex (full name which is RSPCA Essex Mid, Brentwood, Chelmsford and District Branch) was recently presented with a cheque for £750 from a foundation which was set up in memory of the late Holly Clacy.

 

Holly’s father David Clacy said: “Last year on the 20th November 2017 our vibrant, giggly daughter Holly Clacy committed suicide on Radar Hill in South Woodham Ferrers. “There is still no definitive reason as to why she decided to end her life … Continue reading…