An owl who was rescued hanging from a tree by fishing litter is on the mend after being treated with steam from a KETTLE.

The tawny owl had gotten tangled in discarded fishing line 10 metres up a in a tree in Green Lane, Walsall, on Thursday 9 November. West Midlands Fire Service attended and requested the assistance of the RSPCA to rescue the stricken bird.

RSPCA Animal Collection Officer Cat Strawford said: “We don’t know for sure how long … Continue reading…

An RSPCA cattery in Cheshire is desperately looking for a home for a cat who used to live rough but now loves lying in a luxurious hanging bed all day and watching the world go by.

Black and white cat Gina came into the RSPCA’s Stapeley Grange Cattery, in Nantwich, at the beginning of August after being found as a stray in Stockport.

She was moved into one of the pods at the cattery, where staff placed a hanging bed … Continue reading…

An RSPCA cattery in Cheshire is desperately looking for a home for a cat who used to live rough but now loves lying in a luxurious hanging bed all day and watching the world go by.

Black and white cat Gina came into the RSPCA’s Stapeley Grange Cattery, in Nantwich, at the beginning of August after being found as a stray in Stockport.

She was moved into one of the pods at the cattery, where staff placed a hanging bed … Continue reading…

An RSPCA wildlife centre is appealing for a home for a tortoise who was found in a street in Sandbach.

A member of the public found the large 11kg leopard tortoise – who has been nicknamed Lillian – in the a street on 23 October. She took her into the RSPCA’s Stapeley Grange Wildlife Centre, in Nantwich, where she has been looked after since.

Lee Stewart, manager at Stapeley, said: “The tortoise had runny nose syndrome when she came … Continue reading…

An RSPCA cattery in Cheshire is appealing to find the owner of a distinctive-looking cat who was saved from getting hit by cars on a busy road.

The cat – who is part black-and-white and part-tortoiseshell – was picked up by a member of the public at the side of Welsh Row, in Nantwich, on the afternoon of Sunday, 29 October.

She was looking confused and lost, so the lady who found her took her to the RSPCA’s Stapeley Grange … Continue reading…