RSPCA Cymru appeal for information to trace owner

Thursday 19 September 2013

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a rat was found dumped in a cage at the end of an alleyway in Newport.

A member of the public discovered the animal at around 12.45 on Monday (16/09/13) at the end of Milner Street, Liswerry and kept her until an RSPCA inspector could attend.

Initially it was thought that the black and white female rat was pregnant but following … Continue reading…

RSPCA centre in North Wales hosting cat crazy Sunday

Wednesday 18 September 2013

Bryn y Maen animal centre near Colwyn Bay will be mad about cats on Sunday 22 September.

The centre’s first Cat Crazy Day will feature a range of cat-egories including low cost microchipping, loads of cat care advice and information, a treasure hunt and a cat less cat show where the moggies will be judged on the photographs entered by their owners.  Visitors are asked not to … Continue reading…

A black and white cat has been rescued from mud flats on the river Usk in Newport.

 RSPCA officers along with colleagues from Fire and Rescue and Newport City Wildlife retrieved the small and unruffled creature from a stretch of the river near Newport Bridge in the centre of the city on the morning of Thursday 12 September.

 The small animal had fallen down a seven foot wall onto the mud flats and fire and rescue officers had to use … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information about a much loved cat  who died after being shot in Mountain Ash, Rhondda Cynon Taf – the third incident of its kind in the same street.

On Sunday (September 8th) Cheryl Jones’ black and white, female cat called Splash returned home to Railway Terrace, bleeding, dragging herself and making a crying noise.

Ms Jones initially thought Splash had been in a fight and made her comfortable in the living room, but sadly she … Continue reading…


A weak and abandoned foal has been rescued from a remote hilltop above Llangynidr in Powys, South Wales.

Three ramblers from the Bristol area were on Llangynidr moor on 30 July and noticed the ailing creature behind a wall at the end of an uphill track.

Attempts to find the foal’s mother proved futile, as were their attempts to help the animal drink water so we were contacted at a neighbouring farm.

RSPCA Inspector Christine McNeil was called to … Continue reading…