The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was shot with an air rifle in Perry Barr, Birmingham.
The six-year-old cat, named Coco, was found to have an injury to the side of her body by her concerned owner, on 22 September.
She was taken to the vets where an x-ray confirmed that she had two pellets in the side of her body.
As the pellets were deep under her skin, it was decided that they were best left … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was shot at least six times in Doncaster.
‘Summer’, a white and black female cat, came home in a shocking state just after midnight on Monday (18 September) and has had to have her eye removed as a result.
Owner Graham Mahoney, who lives in Wroxham Way, Cusworth, said: “I saw her at about 4.30pm on Sunday and everything was fine. She always comes home about 6pm and when she … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a wild bird was shot by a canal in Ellesmere Port.
The body of a cormorant was found by a member of the public by the canal in Cromwell Road on 30 January.
RSPCA inspector Leanne Cragg said: “It is concerning that a wild bird could have been shot in the area. Attacks like this are serious and we are urging anyone who has any information on the incident to contact us on … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a magpie and blackbird were shot and killed in the same Burton street within the same two weeks.
The body of the wild bird was found in a garden in Kingsdale Croft, in Stretton, on Tuesday 20 September, with a bullet wound in his body.
A body of a blackbird, which had also been shot, was found in the street earlier this month.
RSPCA inspector Laura Bryant said: “It is obviously very concerning … Continue reading…
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…