Swan with dog bite rescued, treated and released back into wild – all in one night

The RSPCA and officers from South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue have rescued a swan with a dog bite from a pond in Sheffield, to applause from local people. The RSPCA attended Frecheville Pond just off Hopedale Road at around 5pm…

Cat rescued after week stuck in canal lock

RSPCA trying to find owner of cat nicknamed Ripley by his rescuers RSPCA officers made a makeshift camera to locate a cat stuck behind a wooden panel in a Manchester canal lock.  RSPCA inspector Daniel Tomlinson and animal collection officer…

Pony rescued from muddy bog

‘We have no idea how long the pony was stuck neck-high in the muddy water’ RSPCA officers and fire crews launched a rescue mission to save a pony stuck neck-high in muddy flood water in Northamptonshire.  The young piebald cob…

Howl-p! Rescue mission after dog falls 6ft down uncovered drain

RSPCA and fire crews rescue dog from drain and reunite him with his owner A dog needed a helping paw after escaping from his home and falling down a 6ft-deep drain.  RSPCA Inspector Dave Holgate was called to Springwood Avenue,…

Frosty the pony rescued just days before Christmas after falling down bank

Yearling hauled up bank and brought back from ‘brink of death’ by rescuers A team of animal heroes worked together to haul an exhausted, young pony who had fallen down a bank back to safety and bring him back to…

Cat and kittens rescued from kitchen fire

Fire crews and RSPCA rescue cat and three kittens with special pet oxygen masks. West Midlands Fire Service and the RSPCA rescued a cat and three kittens from a kitchen fire.  RSPCA animal collection officer Cara Gibbon was on call…

Ewe won’t baa-lieve it! Sheep rescued from 60ft waterfall!

Sheep gets stuck at top of 60ft waterfall in Cumbria RSPCA and fire officers worked together to rescue a sheep from a precarious position – atop a waterfall in Cumbria.  A member of the public was walking in The Falls,…

Inspector Braves Ice In Daring Dog Rescue

Channel 5’s The Dog Rescuers features previously unseen footage of the amazing rescue of a labrador stuck in the ice nine-year-old black labrador Hardy was rescued by an RSPCA inspector after he became trapped in the freezing river. Poor Hardy…

Cat stuck down a storm drain for month

Alice the cat fell down the ‘rabbit hole’ before being rescued by the fire service and RSPCA The RSPCA is looking to find the owner of a cat who was rescued from a storm drain in Blaydon-on-Tyne. The cat was…

Pooch rescued after being stuck for four hours underground

Firefighters rescued a little dog trapped down an underground rabbit warren – by listening for his heartbeat. The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was mobilised to help the distressed pet after the alarm was raised at 12.26pm on Monday, August…

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