A chinchilla has been rescued by the RSPCA after being abandoned in a food waste bin in Warwick.

A member of the public contacted the animal charity after finding the small animal in the bin on the roadside, next to a bus stop in Emscote Road.

Thankfully the chinchilla was in a good body condition, however he did not have any food or water left with him.

RSPCA Animal Welfare Officer (AWO) Ben Jones said: “The person who found the … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after an emaciated German Shepherd dog with rotting skin was found wandering in a country lane in Warwick.

The nine-year-old dog, named Jake, was picked up by a local dog warden on Thursday 5 January after being found in a lane between Hampton Magna and Hatton. He was immediately taken to a vets, where he was so poorly that he was put to sleep on humane grounds. Due to the state of neglect, the … Continue reading…