Wednesday 7 January 2015

Guinea pigs found dumped in woods

Two little animals were cold and wet

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two guinea pigs were found abandoned in woods in Hurn, Dorset yesterday (6 January).

 

The two small animals were found in the woods off Matchams Lane in the morning.  The kind member of the public who found them stayed with them until RSPCA animal collection officer (ACO) Sue Brooks was able to collect them.

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Two cats from same family shot by air rifle

RSPCA appeals for information

The RSPCA is appealing for witnesses or those with information to come forward after two cats from one house were shot by air rifles in Sedgley, West Midlands.

The first cat (pictured right) was shot in the neck on 26 July last year and, although the pellet was in a very dangerous area, vets managed to remove it and the cat recovered.

 

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Who owns Holly?

RSPCA appeals for owner to come forward

 

The RSPCA is trying to find out who owns a young dog who was found wandering in Exeter late in the afternoon of Thursday 11 December.

 

Holly, as the Staffordshire bull terrier has since been named by the RSPCA, was found on Burnthouse Lane near Ludwell Valley Fields.  She followed a local dog walker home who took her in and contacted the local authority dog warden who took … Continue reading…

Friday 12 December 2014

Munchkin on yellow brick road to recovery

One-eyed kitten overcomes adversity to look for new home

The RSPCA Milton Keynes branch is searching for a new home for a one-eyed kitten named Munchkin who has had a hard year, but is now ready to spend Christmas* and forever with a new owner.

 

Tabby and white-coloured Munchkin came to the RSPCA in July 2014 as one of four three-week-old kittens.  Their mum, Lucy, also came into … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information to find the owner of two Shetland ponies. One pony was found dead and another was underweight and suffering.

 

The RSPCA attended South Drive in Hebburn on Friday 21 November.

 

The surviving pony was seized by police on veterinary advice and placed in RSPCA care.

 

RSPCA inspector Catherine Richardson said: “Unfortunately we haven’t been able to find the owner of these ponies so far, and are appealing to the public today … Continue reading…