RSPCA Cymru is urging the public to come forward with information after a cat was fatally shot with a pellet gun in the Rumney area of Cardiff.

The shooting occurred on Tuesday 23 June, between 7pm and 8pm.

Attempts were made to remove the pellet through surgery, but the pedigree male cat – named Mishu – sadly died after going into cardiac arrest.

Inspector Kate Parker said: “We urgently wish to track down whoever was responsible for this shocking incident, Continue reading…

An RSPCA inspector is taking on an epic challenge next week, with three fundraising events in three days, to raise money to help the RSPCA help animals in need.


Sarah Bagley, who is the local inspector for Bradford, Brighouse and Mirfield in West Yorkshire, is swimming two miles across Lake Windermere, Cumbria as part of the Great North Swim on Friday 12 June.


She’ll cycle 140 miles coast-to-coast from Whitehaven, Cumbria to Tynemouth, Tyneside on Saturday 13 June…. Continue reading…

Gordon Birtwistle, MP for Burnley & Padiham, is spending an afternoon with an RSPCA inspector this week to find out more about the animal welfare issues in his constituency.


He will spend Thursday afternoon (14 November) with RSPCA inspector and wildlife officer Lyndsey Taylor as she goes about her work responding to complaints of animal cruelty and neglect.


Lyndsey has been an RSPCA inspector for five years and has dealt with everything from neglected dogs, cats and horses … Continue reading…