Monday 3 February 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about four Jack Russell puppies who were handed into a veterinary practice in Haverfordwest on Friday (January 31st 2014) with suspected chemical burns on their bodies.

The dogs were taken to the vets in the Portfield area by a group of people who said they had found the dogs dumped on the road, although they did not leave their contact details and left promptly afterwards.

The dogs were in a … Continue reading…

Monday 3 February 2014

RSPCA Cymru is urging cat owners to be extra vigilant following the deaths of three cats in Milford Haven over the weekend from antifreeze poisoning.

Although at this stage it is not known how the cats came to ingest the antifreeze, people who use it are being asked to make sure they dispose of it responsibly and clear up any spillages.

It follows a spate of similar incidents in the county in July 2013 when a … Continue reading…

Wednesday January 29 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information following reports that a number of birds have been shot in Beddau.

Over the last month local residents say a number birds – including crows, blackbirds and magpies – have  been shot by someone using an airgun in the Gwaunmiskin road area.

Yesterday, RSPCA inspector Simon Evans, who is investigating the alleged incidents, retrieved a dead crow which is believed to be one of the victims.

He said: “It seems … Continue reading…

AMs must now ensure equine welfare remains high up on the political agenda

Monday 27 January 2014

RSPCA Cymru is delighted that the Control of Horses (Wales) Bill has received Royal Assent today.

The new law will equip local authorities in Wales with additional powers to tackle fly-grazing and abandonment problems which can have severe consequences for animal welfare and community safety.

RSPCA Cymru firmly believes this is a positive step forward but does not provide all the answers to … Continue reading…

Friday 24 January 2014

The Llys Nini Animal Centre in Swansea is making a special appeal for new homes for around 50 cats who have battled a life-threatening illness but are now fit and well and desperately in need of loving homes.

The animal centre has had a very difficult time over the past few months with staff having to battle a potentially fatal illness in their cattery.

The Swansea based animal rescue centre had to stop taking in abandoned, … Continue reading…