The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was shot with an air rifle in Rugeley.

The eight-year-old ginger and white male cat was found by his owner in Mill Way, in Longdon, Rugeley, with a wound to his abdomen on Thursday (24 September) morning.

Upon examination at the vets, it was found that a pellet had lodged into his pelvis. He has now been discharged from the vets and is being cared for at home.

RSPCA inspector Kate … Continue reading…

Tuesday 19 May 2015

Cat’s pelvis shattered by high powered air rifle

Jessie still recovering

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat named Jessie was shot with an air rifle earlier this month.

 

Five-year-old Jessie’s owners, from Lodge Lane, Gowdall, near Goole, found her in her usual place on the seat of their ride-on mower on 7 May.  She hadn’t come home that morning which was unusual, but it was only when they picked Jessie up and … Continue reading…

09.07.14

We are appealing for information after a cat in Gillingham, Kent was shot in the leg, causing it to break.

Lilly, a black and white moggy, went missing from her home in Albany Road on Friday, 13 June. After a couple of days of searching she was found lying in nearby bushes in her back garden with a broken leg.

Lilly was taken to a vet who found that she had been shot with a lead pellet air rifleContinue reading…

30.06.14

We’re appealing for information after a cat lost his eye because he was shot with an air gun.

Alfie, a ten-year-old black moggy, returned to his home in Mead Crescent in Chingford, London with blood around his eye.

It was originally thought Alfie must have been in a fight, and he was taken to the vets to be looked at. The eye was so badly damaged it was decided that the only option was to remove it.

During the … Continue reading…

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…