The burned remains of a Rottweiler dog have been found in Sunderland.

The male dog was found by a member of the public on a footpath just off Claxheugh Road, South Hylton at around 3pm on Tuesday afternoon (6 March).

 

The dog is thought to have been aged between eight and 11 years old.

 

RSPCA inspector Terri-Ann Fannon said: “This was an absolutely horrible and upsetting thing to come across.

 

“At the moment we don’t know how … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a rabbit was impaled on railings and set on fire over Easter Weekend.

 

The white Lion-head type was found by horrified members of the public who called the RSPCA at around 10pm on Saturday night (4 April).

 

The rabbit was spotted on Bellfield Lane off Milnrow Road in Rochdale, by the railway bridge. The location was very visible, right next to some traffic lights.

 

RSPCA inspector Charlotte Booker said: “This … Continue reading…