The RSPCA is appealing for information after the body of a four-month-old puppy with injuries to his neck and leg was found in a communal bin in Newcastle-under-Lyme.
A member of the public made the shocking discovery, in Wilton Street, on Tuesday evening (12 December).
The body of the tan Staffordshire bull terrier-type dog, who had blood all over his neck and face, has now been removed by an RSPCA officer.
The dog wasn’t microchipped so the RSPCA has been … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after five sheep have been killed in a Staffordshire field over the course of a fortnight following suspected dog attacks.
The animal charity has been contacted over concerns about the deaths of the animals in Caverswall Common, in Stoke-on-Trent, since the start of October. The most recent incident was on Monday 16 October.
It is thought that somebody has been damaging stiles and cutting fences to get into the field with dogs. All of … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a man reportedly mistreated a dog outside a pub in Stoke-on-Trent.
Witnesses who saw the incident said that the man threw the dog in the air a number of times and let her drop to the floor.
He was confronted by members of the public following the incident, on Thursday evening (12 Oct) outside The Greyhound pub in Manor Court Street, Penkhull, but he walked away and left the dog behind.
The dog, … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after four kittens were abandoned in Stoke-on-Trent – of which two sadly died.
The week-old kittens were crying when they were found in a box at the side of a road in Settle Grove on Thursday 31 August. The member of the public who found them took the kittens back to their home and called the RSPCA.
Sadly, two of the kittens died overnight. The surviving two – who have been named Doris and … Continue reading…
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a poorly cat with a deformed tail who was unable to walk was dumped in a box in Stoke-on-Trent.
A group of children witnessed a woman, who had a dalmatian dog with her, dump the cat in Wileman Street at around 4pm on Thursday, 31 August.
The woman, who had short brown hair, allegedly told the children, “If you want to kill the cat, you could.”
The elderly cat, who has been nicknamed … Continue reading…