A much-loved cat has had to be put to sleep after being shot in the head with an airgun in Eggborough, Selby.


Dusty was found on Green Acres by a neighbour covered in blood, unable to walk or stand.


Her owner took her straight to the vets where she was given pain relief and x-rayed. Sadly vets advised she needed to be euthanised.


Owner Kate Brown said: “I’m devastated.


“It’s impossible to understand why someone would … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information on a man who kicked his dog in the head ‘like a football’ outside a social club in Darlington.


The man was caught on CCTV delivering the vicious blow on Sunday afternoon (17.5.15), outside The Navy Club, on Northgate.


The RSPCA was contacted after a member of the public tried to intervene when they saw the incident shortly after 1.30pm.


RSPCA inspector Clare Wilson is now appealing for anyone who knows … Continue reading…