Wednesday 7 January 2015

Guinea pigs found dumped in woods

Two little animals were cold and wet

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two guinea pigs were found abandoned in woods in Hurn, Dorset yesterday (6 January).

 

The two small animals were found in the woods off Matchams Lane in the morning.  The kind member of the public who found them stayed with them until RSPCA animal collection officer (ACO) Sue Brooks was able to collect them.

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Two cats from same family shot by air rifle

RSPCA appeals for information

The RSPCA is appealing for witnesses or those with information to come forward after two cats from one house were shot by air rifles in Sedgley, West Midlands.

The first cat (pictured right) was shot in the neck on 26 July last year and, although the pellet was in a very dangerous area, vets managed to remove it and the cat recovered.

 

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Two rabbits die after being abandoned

Two other rabbits and two guinea pigs also dumped

 

The RSPCA is appealing for information after four rabbits and two guinea pigs were found dumped in a field in Dorset.

 

The six animals were found at around 4pm on Tuesday 18 November on a track near a locked gate not far from The Cock and Bottle Inn, East Morden, Wareham.

 

One rabbit had already died and another was emaciated and so … Continue reading…

Young bunnies dumped next to bins

RSPCA appeals for information

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two young rabbits were found dumped in a pet carrier next to bins in Exmouth.

 

The two bunnies were discovered at 8.30am on Friday 14 November near to the entrance of flats in an alleyway off High Street, next to the Famous Ship pub.  They were inside a bright blue plastic pet carrier.

 

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25.02.14

The RSPCA today announced that Chief Executive Gavin Grant has stepped down with immediate effect because of medical concerns about his health.

Mr Grant joined the RSPCA in January 2012 and has been instrumental in raising the profile of the Society as well as laying the foundations for its long term future development.

Mr Grant said:

“It has been a huge honour to have held this post. The RSPCA is a magnificent organisation at the heart of what is … Continue reading…