The RSPCA is appealing for information after two dogs were found roaming the streets in poor condition in Northumberland.

 

The dogs – a female brindle and white lurcher and an entire male Staffordshire bull terrier – were wandering around in Lynemouth on Tuesday 20 February.

 

RSPCA inspector Helen Bestwick said: “A member of the public found the lurcher at 4.45am on Bridge Road.

“At 5.30am they found the staffy on Sea View, which is at the end of … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two poorly cats were dumped in carriers with notes sellotaped to them asking ‘Please look after me, thank you’. One of them had to be put to sleep.

 

The female cats – thought to be over ten years old – were found on the doorstep of Peel Veterinary Clinic on Railway Street in Hornsea last Wednesday morning (7 February). One was in a blue carrier and one was in a blue and … Continue reading…

A search for the owner of a French bulldog has been launched by RSPCA Cymru, after the dog was found alone in Swansea, with its only identifier being an unregistered microchip from Poland.

The animal welfare charity was notified after the dog was spotted by a member of the public on Thursday (1 February) in the Fforestfach area of the city. The male dog was initially spotted on Weig Fach Lane in the area, and followed a member of the … Continue reading…

The burned bodies of three cats have been found by the side of a public footpath in Kibblesworth, Gateshead.

 

The cats appear to have been inside a cardboard box, which had also been burned.

 

They were discovered by someone walking down the popular lane, known locally as ‘The Lines’, at around 2pm on Saturday afternoon (28 January). They called the RSPCA.

 

RSPCA inspector Rachael Hurst said: “One of the cats was microchipped but the telephone number listed … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog was found stabbed in the head in a fly-tipped suitcase in Halifax.

 

The ‘big strong healthy’ male bull breed was wearing a collar and lead which was found wrapped around his front legs, as if to restrain him.

 

The case was dumped alongside a fridge freezer in a layby on Heath Hill Road, Wharley. Council workers made the grim discovery on Friday (26 January) and called the RSPCA.

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