An RSPCA appeal for information has been launched after the body of a squirrel – burned from head to toe – was found in Caerphilly.

It is unclear whether the incident was linked to a “freak accident” or “something more sinister” – but the animal welfare charity has launched an appeal to the public for information.

Veterinary examination has not been able to decipher the cause of the squirrel’s burns, which have impacted the entirety of the animal’s body. An … Continue reading…

A grey squirrel has been rescued in amazing circumstances, freed from the grill of a car in the North Wales area.

RSPCA Cymru was called after the squirrel became wedged between the grill and radiator of the moving car, in Llanberris on Sunday 13 December.

An RSPCA inspector attended the scene, and enlisted the help of a local garage – Moduron Maethlu Motors – who attended free of charge, and cut a hole in the vehicle to help set the … Continue reading…