The “miraculous transformation” horses can achieve after being rescued by the RSPCA is perfectly highlighted by Jack – who is settling into his new forever home in Shropshire.
Jack is a veteran 15-hand chestnut gelding who is proving a perfect companion to animals and humans alike at his new premises in North Shropshire.
However, he looked a very different horse when he first came to the attention of the RSPCA in May 2018.
Jack had been abandoned with serious welfare … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a dog was thrown out of a car and kicked three times by a woman – who then tried to run the dog over – in a Shropshire village.
A member of the public who witnessed the incident managed to catch the German shepherd dog following the incident in Eaton-on-Tern at around 3pm on Saturday (7 April).
They contacted the RSPCA and the dog is now in the care of the animal charity, … Continue reading…
A tawny owl who was left completely covered in soot after he got stuck inside a wood burner has been rescued by the RSPCA.
The bird was rescued by an RSPCA inspector after a concerned homeowner contacted the animal charity about the bird’s plight on Sunday evening (19 November).
Inspector Kate Parker went to the house in Criftins, in Ellesmere, Shropshire, to rescue the bird.
She said: “The owl was completely trapped inside the flue of the wood burner and … Continue reading…
An RSPCA centre is appealing for homes for three pairs of best buddy cats who can’t bear to be apart.
The trio of cats – Lionel and Poppy, Perdi and Hilda, and Lopez and Charlie – have all been at the RSPCA’s Gonsal Farm animal centre, in Dorrington, Shropshire, for three months.
Sadly, they have little interest from potential adopters since being available for rehoming.
Ryan Traynor, cattery supervisor at Gonsal Farm, said: “All of these cats have been through … Continue reading…
A dog who made an amazing recovery after being starved and abandoned is still patiently waiting for a new home – after being constantly overlooked by potential adopters at an RSPCA centre.
Hollie, a ten-year-old mastiff-cross, came into the RSPCA’s Gonsal Farm animal centre, in Dorrington, Shropshire, in April after being abandoned by her previous owner at a house in the West Midlands.
When Hollie was rescued, all of her ribs were showing and she had an eye infection. She … Continue reading…