Thursday 18 July 2013

RSPCA Llys Nini are holding a funding raising event in Bryngarw Country Park, Bridgend on Sunday 28th July.

The “Mutt Strutt” is a sponsored walk for people with or without their dogs. It is a chance for people to appreciate Bryngarw’s surroundings and for  dog owners to gather and socialise in the lovely surroundings of the park.

Registration is from 11.00 with the walk starting at 12.00. Sponsorship can be handed in on the day … Continue reading…

 

Legislation promised by end of the year

Wednesday 17 July 2013

 

RSPCA Cymru has cautiously welcomed plans by the Welsh Government to introduce legislation to tackle fly grazing of the horses and ponies in Wales before the end of the year.

The plans were announced last night as part of the Welsh Government’s legislative priorities for 2013/14.

First Minister, Carwyn Jones AM, said he wanted the Welsh Government to deliver an effective solution to the problem of fly grazing … Continue reading…

One cat was in a bag weighed down with rocks and tied with shoe laces

Tuesday 15 July 2013

The RSPCA is appealing for information after two cats were found dead on a riverbank near Elizabeth Street in Pentre, Rhondda, on Sunday (14/07/13).

One tortoiseshell cat was found decomposing in a reusable Asda bag which had been weighed down with rocks and tied with shoelaces. A dark coloured cat was found next to the bag also in a state of … Continue reading…

Specialist RSPCA equine officers are attending Seamer Horse Fair from today (Thursday 11 July). The site opened this morning with the actual horse fair itself taking place on Monday (15 July).

 

The RSPCA will have three officers present each day along with a veterinary surgeon from Redwings Horse Sanctuary.

 

The RSPCA and Redwings went along for the first time last year after Scarborough Borough Council and North Yorkshire Police representatives visited Appleby Horse Fair*, the biggest gathering of … Continue reading…

A dog has been found obese and arthritic on a street in Hyde. The female Doberman had to be put to sleep to end her suffering.

 

She was spotted on Valley Road in Hyde on Tuesday 25 June by a member of the public who called the RSPCA.

 

RSPCA inspector Lorna Campbell said: “This poor dog was in a shocking state. She was extremely overweight and suffering from arthritis in all four legs. Walking was a real effort, … Continue reading…