Wednesday 2 April 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after a cat was shot in the face with a pellet gun in Wrexham.

Lindsey Brough of Greenfields in Burton was horrified when she noticed that her three-year-old tortoiseshell cat, Izzy had an airgun pellet lodged in her nose. It is uncertain when the shooting occurred but Ms Brough first noticed the injury yesterday (Tuesday 1 April).

She said: “Izzy came in yesterday morning and went to sleep on my … Continue reading…

Tuesday 1 April 2014

A cat has been rescued (Monday 31 March) after getting himself stuck on the roof of a Carmarthenshire pub.

The black and white moggy had been missing for a few days before being spotted on the roof of the Salutation Inn in Nantgaredig.

His concerned owner called the RSPCA after attempts to entice the cat down with strong-smelling food were unsuccessful.

When Inspector Rohan Barker arrived he realised he would need some help to reach the … Continue reading…

Thursday 27 March 2014

RSPCA Cymru is trying to find the owners of a green iguana found roaming around the garden of a house in Newport.

The householder was surprised to say the least when she discovered the two-foot-long lizard strolling around her garden. After realising he was harmless she was able to catch the reptile and confine him in a box before handing him over to the RSPCA.

Inspector Selina Chan said: “This iguana is very tame and has … Continue reading…

Thursday 27 March 2014
RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after the body of an emaciated dog was found dumped at the side of a lane in the Vale of Glamorgan.

The large female Doberman was discovered in the village of Penmark near Barry on Tuesday 25 March 2014. She was wrapped in three distinctive duvets and had a docked tail. She was not wearing a collar and had not been microchipped.

Inspector Christine McNeil said: ”This poor dog had … Continue reading…

Goldie the Welsh Mountain pony is safe and sound after three days stranded at cliff base

Wednesday 26 March 2014

A Welsh mountain pony has been successfully rescued from the base of a cliff in Carmarthenshire following a major two-day rescue operation involving the RSPCA, coastguard and fire service.

Two-year-old gelding, “Goldie” had slipped 20 metres down a steep slope into an isolated cove at Marros near Pendine and was unable to get back up.

The RSPCA were called by … Continue reading…