Tuesday 25 March 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about an incredibly thin dog who was handed in to the Bryn y Maen animal centre in Upper Colwyn Bay on Thursday 6 March.

The female Staffie cross breed dog, named “Twiggy” by centre staff, was handed in by a group of people who found her abandoned on the side of the A458 road in Conwy county.

Inspector Mike Pugh who is investigating the incident, said: ”Twiggy was in a … Continue reading…

Thursday 20 March 2014

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information after an elderly Yorkshire terrier dog was found collapsed and in an appalling condition in Merthyr Vale on Sunday (16 March 2014).

The elderly, female dog was found by a member of the public on land at the bottom of Sarah Street and Victoria Street. She was unable to move and crying.

When RSPCA Inspector Chris Coleman arrived she discovered that the dog was blind and emaciated and rushed her … Continue reading…

17.03.14

We have welcomed government moves to introduce tougher sentences for those who allow their dogs to attack other people and animals.

The Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Bill received royal assent in Parliament on Thursday, 13 March and will come into force this May.

We believe the extension of current dog control laws onto private property, as well as public places, gives more power to tackle irresponsible dog owners.

More should be done to prevent dog attacks

But David … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after the body of a dog was found stuffed in a bag that had washed up on a beach in Blackpool. It’s not known whether she was dead when she was put into the bag, and into the water, or not.

 

The bag was spotted by police on the beach opposite Red Bank Road, Bispham, Blackpool at around 3.30pm on Thursday 27 February. When they opened it they found the female black and … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog was found in Luton at the weekend with a severe neck injury.

 

The crossbreed dog was found on Radnor Road in the Sundon Park area of the town at about 6pm on Saturday night (8 March).  The RSPCA was contacted after it was found that he had a serious wound all the way round his neck.

 

RSPCA inspector Rachel Smith attended and took the two to three-year-old dog to … Continue reading…