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RSPCA branch in Cheltenham has no more room

Posted On 2012-08-15 04:08:01

The RSPCA rescue centre in Cheltenham has had to close its door to any more feline arrivals after being inundated with cats recently. Its base in Hope Farm is full to capacity with 28 cats and 19 kittens in residence and all desperate for new homes, the Gloucestershire Echo reports.... more

Cat owner left devastated by cat poisonings

Posted On 2012-08-14 04:08:19

The Scottish SPCA officers have warned pet owners in East Ayrshire to be on their guard after a spate of cat poisonings in the area. Three moggies belonging to the same woman were poisoned in the space of five months and it is thought that someone is mixing the poison... more

Recession continues to hit pet owners in Scotland

Posted On 2012-08-13 03:08:45

Financial problems and summer holidays are just some of the excuses given for a spate of cats and kittens handed over to the Scottish SPCA in recent weeks. The charity has reported an increase in the number of felines being abandoned by their owners that are struggling to pay for... more

Take part in the guinea pig and rabbit awareness day

Posted On 2012-08-13 02:08:19

Animal welfare group Wood Green, The Animals Charity has teamed up with Scotsdales Garden Centre in order to hold a guinea pig and rabbit awareness day. It will be held later this month on August 23rd at the garden centre on Cambridge Road, Great Shelford between 10:00 and 17:00 BST.... more

Wood Green delight at hospital opening

Posted On 2012-08-09 03:08:38

Wood Green, The Animals Charity is delighted to have finally been able to open its state of the art veterinary surgery. The vast £3.6 million refurbishment at its headquarters in Godmanchester took some time to build but it the facility is now equipped with two operating theatres, a preparation room,... more

Cats ‘kill more than previously thought’

Posted On 2012-08-09 02:08:22

People that own cats are well aware that their moggies can leave them little so-called presents downstairs after a happy night of hunting. If owners are lucky they may only find the odd mouse on the floor every now and then but research undertaken by the University of Georgia has... more

TV agony aunt helps launch pet hospital drive

Posted On 2012-08-08 04:08:41

TV agony aunt Denise Robertson recently helped kick off a fundraising drive to try and raise much-needed funds for a Wearside pet hospital. The broadcaster, who has a regular segment on ITV1 show This Morning, teamed up with volunteers and staff from the PDSA PetAid Hospital to put on an... more

Coventry charity in ‘cat crisis’

Posted On 2012-08-08 03:08:57

An RSPCA branch in Coventry is struggling to deal with an upsurge in the number of unwanted cats being brought in by beleaguered owners. The centre in Coundon Wedge Drive claims it has already been forced to take on 400 cats this year and half of them are unwanted kittens,... more

Cats Protection marks million milestone

Posted On 2012-08-08 03:08:44

Cats Protection is celebrating taking care of its one millionth cat since the inception of the charity in 2007. The charity is hoping to use this milestone as a way of highlighting the plight and rising number of unwanted cats there are all the way across the UK. It recently... more

Cats shouldn’t be given too much food

Posted On 2012-08-07 02:08:33

Getting a cat is always an exciting time for the whole family and there are a lot of things that people need to consider before they bring their moggy home. One of the main things to think of when getting a cat is its dietary requirements and certain breeds will... more