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…

An abandoned six-month-old kitten starved to death in an Aberdare property, after tragically being unable to claw into unopened sachets of food left at the house.

Ms Rhiannon Sian Davies (d.o.b 07/06/1987), of Llwynderi, Pen Y Waun, pleaded guilty to an Animal Welfare Act offence, after leaving the cat to die in an Aberdare house, with the neglect causing the feline “unimaginable, severe and totally unnecessary suffering.”

She was given a 10-week custodial sentence, suspended for 12 months, and banned … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a frightened, underweight dog was abandoned outside an animal centre in Burton-on-Trent.

The one-year-old saluki-type dog was dumped outside the RSPCA’s Hillfield Animal Home, in Hillfield Lane, Stretton, on Thursday morning (1 June), at around 9.10am.

A black Audi A3 was seen driving away seconds after the dog was dumped.

The dog, who had no collar, lead or microchip, has been named Kiwi by RSPCA staff.

Dave Dubois, manager of the animal centre, … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two kittens were abandoned at a nature reserve in Walsall.

A member of the public saw three men speed off in a grey-blue estate-type car at Lime Pits Nature Reserve car park at about 3pm on Saturday 25 February, with two kittens having been left in the spot where the car had been.

The terrified six-month-old kittens were picked up by the member of the public, who contacted the RSPCA.

They are now … Continue reading…

A puppy was found abandoned in the early hours of the morning on the doorstep of a member of the public who works closely with an RSPCA branch.

The person, who works with the RSPCA Llys Nini branch, found the helpless pup on their doorstep – in Swansea – at 5.30am in the morning on 29 January.

He was found with a distended stomach and an eye problem. The puppy was taken to a local veterinary practice, for initial care, … Continue reading…