Figures reveal that almost 800 air rifle attacks were reported to us in 2012. The horrific attacks include several cats shot in the face and whose eyes had to be removed and others who did not survive.
There were 799 incidents reported to is in 2012. This was an increase of 40 compared to 2011 (759). Shocking figures show that for the first six months of 2013, 438 reports had already been received.
This indicates that the overall figure … Continue reading…
RSPCA Cymru warn pet owners to be vigilant following attack
Monday 8 July 2013
RSPCA Cymru is warning pet owners to be vigilant after a cat was shot with an air rifle in Newport. The cat was taken to the vets but sadly died after suffering a heart attack while being treated.
The attack happened on Saturday (06/08/13) in the vicinity of Courtney street. Gwent police have been informed and are investigating the incident.
Inspector Nicola Johnson said: ““This was … Continue reading…