​The RSPCA is urging pet-owners to be cautious after a cat died from eating slug pellets in Aylesbury.

The owner of the cat believes that her pet ingested the pellets near to her home in Webster Road on Wednesday 21 September. The cat was sadly put to sleep the following day as a result of the poisoning.

RSPCA inspector Lauren Bailey said: “This is a distressing incident which has left the cat’s owner devastated. This may have been a total … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after three cats died from suspected poisoning in Wilmslow.

Mickey, Olli and Yoda all died between 23 June and 27 June after ingesting a toxic substance near to their neighbouring homes in Dairybrook Grove.

Tests at the vets showed that they had all ingested a toxic substance, although it is not known what the substance was.

RSPCA inspector Leanne Cragg, who is investigating, said: “At this stage we do not know if this is … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is investigating after a cat died from antifreeze poisoning in Wellingborough.

The four-year-old black-and-white male shorthair cat was found by his owner struggling for breath in a neighbour’s garden in Langham Road on Friday, 20 May.

He was immediately taken to a vets, where tests confirmed he had ingested antifreeze. Very sadly, his condition deteriorated and he was put to sleep by a vet to prevent further suffering.

RSPCA inspector Clint Davies said: “Losing a much-loved family pet … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two cats died from poisoning in Smethwick – with another three cats in the area dying from suspected poisoning.

The cats, who lived in the Beechfield Road area, all died in March. Two of the deaths have been confirmed by a vet as being from ingesting a poisonous substance. The three cats who died from suspected poisoning had similar symptoms before they died.

RSPCA inspector Mike Scargill, who is investigating, said: “We are … Continue reading…

The RSPCA has issued a warning to people to be careful when using antifreeze after a cat in Swanwick died from ingesting it.

Genna Curtis, 28, of Broak Oak Close, Swanwick, said her two children – Faith, six, and Kennedy, four – have been left devastated by Tigger’s death at the end of November.

Tests have since proven that Tigger, a one-year-old male ginger tabby, ingested antifreeze shortly before he died.

Sadly, their neighbours’ cat also died two days later … Continue reading…