The RSPCA is appealing for information after an emaciated and injured dog was found in a street in Runcorn.

A member of the public found the Staffordshire bull terrier-type dog in Shepherds Row, at 8.30pm on Thursday 21 September.

The dog, thought to be around 10 years old, had an old leg fracture, a skin condition, severe muscle wastage, sores on his feet and legs and an ulcer on his eye.

He was in such a bad way that he … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after an eight-week-old pug puppy was dumped by a communal bin in Congleton.

The male dog, who has been named Milo, was found by a passer-by next to some bins in Newbold Court, on Saturday (1 October).

Milo, who was suffering from a skin condition, is now in the RSPCA’s care.

Stephen Wickham, an Animal Welfare Officer for the RSPCA, said: “It is so sad that someone deliberately dumped Milo like this, knowing that … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for people to come forward with information after a poorly puppy was dumped in St Helen’s.

The pomeranian puppy was handed in to the RSPCA after being found out in a car park on Monday, 12 September. He was immediately taken to a vets where he was being treated for symptoms of parvo – a virus which can be fatal to dogs.

Sadly, he died overnight after his condition deteriorated.

RSPCA inspector Helen Smith said: “This … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after an emaciated puppy was dumped in the middle of a street in Liverpool, so poorly that onlookers thought he was dead.

The male dog, around three months old, was found collapsed in Queens Drive by a passer-by on Thursday morning (15 September).

The dog, who has been named Francis, was so weak that he could not open his mouth or stand up. He was taken back to a house, where he refused all … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after an emaciated dog was abandoned in a wood, tied to a tree, with a bucket of water left next to him.

The male brindle Staffordshire bull terrier-type dog was found by a dog-walker in Warley Woods, in Smethwick, near Birmingham, on Thursday morning (8 September).

The dog – who has been named Abe and is thought to be aged around three – is now in the RSPCA’s care.

RSPCA inspector Mike Scargill, who … Continue reading…