“She was incredibly thin, all of her ribs, shoulder and pelvic bones were showing”.
Monday 29 July 2013

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about an abandoned dog found wandering on the A458 road near Welshpool on the morning of Friday 26th July.

The two-year-old grey and white Staffordshire Bull Terrier bitch was in a very poor condition when she was found outside the Neuadd Bridge caravan park in Llanfair Caereinion. Although she had been microchipped the chip was not … Continue reading…

We and five other leading horse charities are welcoming plans by the Welsh Government to introduce legislation to tackle fly grazing of horses and ponies in Wales. We’re urgently asking the Westminster Government to follow suit in England to help stem the horse crisis escalating across the country.

As 7,000 horses are at risk of needing rescue in England and Wales, Redwings, World Horse Welfare, The British Horse Society, Blue Cross, HorseWorld and us have released a series of devastating … Continue reading…

“Spending the day on the front line with an inspector gave me an insight into how vital the RSPCA’s work is in helping animals who can’t help themselves”

Friday 26 July 2013

Welsh Conservative AM for North Wales, Mark Isherwood has spent the day on duty with an RSPCA Inspector in north Wales.

He joined Deputy Chief Inspector Rachael Davies on several calls and discovered the issues inspectors face when they go about their work on a daily basis.

Among … Continue reading…

Cat was disorientated and covered in maggots

Friday July 26 2013 

RSPCA Cymru is appealing for information about a cat who was found wandering in an appalling state with two gunshot wounds in his head last night (Thursday 25 July).

A group of teenage boys called the RSPCA  after seeing the grey and white cat in a disorientated state near the river on the Blackwood Business Park in Pontllanfraith.

When RSPCA Inspector Gemma Black arrived she discovered that the young … Continue reading…

Two youths were seen throwing stones at the family of swans on River Ogmore

Thursday 25 July 2013

A cygnet has died after its leg was broken by a stone thrown by a young boy at Merthyr Mawr in Bridgend yesterday (Wednesday 24 July).

A member of the public called the RSPCA after witnessing two boys throwing stones at the cygnet and two adult swans as they swam on the River Ogmore at around 1545.

One of the stones directly … Continue reading…