Tag Archive for: RSPCA

Sweet dog who lived at shelter nearly his entire life thought he had found a home until his heart broke

Cody had lived at the RSPCA Suffolk Central for nearly his entire life. When one day after lots of work from the staff, a family who had spent months visiting the shelter and Cody, finally … Read More

Poor dog rescued from drowning at Lancashire lake after clinging to wooden dock overnight

In Manchester, United Kingdom, a German shepherd was spotted clinging to a dock post on the edge of Fairhaven Lake early Friday morning. A Good Samaritan posted the picture of the dog on social media … Read More

Dog trapped underground in badger’s sett for nearly 3 days rescued

In Coalville, Leicestershire, United Kingdom, a dog trapped underground in a badger’s sett for nearly three days was rescued on Tuesday with the combined help of the RSPCA and firefighters.

According to LeicestershireLiveNews, rescuers … Read More

Elderly dog abandoned on the streets last year just days before Christmas celebrates a ‘happy and healthy’ new life

Just about a year ago, a senior German shepherd and Mastiff blend had been painfully roaming along the streets of Birmingham, England alone and emaciated. And now one year later, the dog now named Molly-Moo, … Read More

Disturbing video shows hunt rider kicking and punching her horse after it ran off the road

A video shared on Twitter over the weekend showed a woman kicking and slapping her horse after the animal ran into the road. The incident is believed to have taken place during the Cottensmore Hunt … Read More

Greater Manchester Police officer banned from owning pets after punching 5-month-old puppy

A Greater Manchester Police firearms officer has been banned from owning any pets for the next five years after appearing at Leeds Magistrates’ Court on Friday for charges of animal cruelty in the repeated punching … Read More

Cruel men tie pigeon’s legs with cable to tree upside down as dogs try to catch it

In Birmingham, United Kingdom,  two cruel men were spotted tying a pigeon upside down by its legs to a tree branch and then encouraging their dogs to jump up and catch the panicky bird. The … Read More

Dog covered in cigarette burns left chained to animal shelter gate

A very heartbroken dog was discovered on Saturday morning chained to the gate outside of the RSPCA Leeds, Wakefield and District Branch Animal Center in the West Yorkshire area of the UK. Video surveillance cameras … Read More

Tiny puppies dumped in cardboard box abandoned at rest area rescued

Along a rest area in Rochford, Essex, a cyclist spotted a tiny head peeking out of a cardboard box on Saturday. When the man stopped and discovered the three skinny abandoned puppies – no more … Read More

Authorities fear dog tied with heavy chain thrown into lake alive

A dog discovered with a “large, heavy chain” was found dead in a lake in Basildon, Essex, England. The deceased dog was found by a worker for the city at Northlands Park one week ago.… Read More