Cat was disorientated and covered in maggots
Friday July 26 2013
RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about a cat who was found wandering in an appalling state with two gunshot wounds in his head last night (Thursday 25 July).
A group of teenage boys called the RSPCA after seeing the grey and white cat in a disorientated state near the river on the Blackwood Business Park in Pontllanfraith.
When RSPCA Inspector Gemma Black arrived she discovered that the young … Continue reading…
Figures reveal that almost 800 air rifle attacks were reported to us in 2012. The horrific attacks include several cats shot in the face and whose eyes had to be removed and others who did not survive.
There were 799 incidents reported to is in 2012. This was an increase of 40 compared to 2011 (759). Shocking figures show that for the first six months of 2013, 438 reports had already been received.
This indicates that the overall figure … Continue reading…
RSPCA Cymru warn pet owners to be vigilant following attack
Monday 8 July 2013
RSPCA Cymru is warning pet owners to be vigilant after a cat was shot with an air rifle in Newport. The cat was taken to the vets but sadly died after suffering a heart attack while being treated.
The attack happened on Saturday (06/08/13) in the vicinity of Courtney street. Gwent police have been informed and are investigating the incident.
Inspector Nicola Johnson said: ““This was … Continue reading…
We are appealing for information after a Jack Russell was shot by an air rifle while out on her morning walk.
Paul Whiston, of Harlow, Essex walked his nine-year-old dog Millie to the end of their cul-de-sac on Saturday, 1 June when she was callously shot.
The damage was so serious that she lost a kidney and is continuing to suffer serious health problems.
“One minute she was happily sniffing in a bush and the next she
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