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Our special appeals feature just some of our long-stay animals in need of new homes.

Often these are the animals who have, through no fault of their own, been overlooked by potential owners and as a result may have spent some time in RSPCA care.

Read their appeals and you could find your perfect match.

Howard and Hilda

Filed under Cats

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This pair of middle aged beauty’s are Howard (front) and Hilda (rear). They’ve been in the car of our Bryn-y-Maen Animal Centre for almost five months and we’re baffled as to why they have had little interest.

Sadly their owner passed away and they were left homeless. They’re desperate for someone to love them and share their affection with.

Hilda has had her back left leg amputated, we don’t know why but it doesn’t bother her at all and she … continue reading ››


Filed under Dogs

Ella - RSPCA Blackberry Farm - Pet Photography Buckinghamshire-28Ella is a beautiful, two-year-old, German Shepherd crossbreed who’s currently in the care of our Blackberry Farm Animal Centre. She’s looking for her forever home as unfortunately her previous owners couldn’t cope with her. Poor Ella has been in kennels for nearly a year now; she’s seen all her friends come and go and wonders when it’ll be her turn to pack her bags and leave the centre for her forever home.

Ella is a bouncy girl who’s … continue reading ››

Bruce and Rebel

Filed under Dogs

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Bruce and Rebel are a pair of 18 month old Lurchers in the care of our Millbrook Animal Centre in Chobham, Surrey. Bruce and Rebel were removed by an inspector back in March after it was found that they lived alone in a house with someone coming in to feed them every few days.

We keep trying to find someone who thinks that offering a loving home to two rescue dogs is even better than rescuing one – especially as … continue reading ››

Sam and Dan

Filed under Other

Brown and white hooded and white dumbo male rats Dan and Sam © RSPCASam and Dan are a pair of one-year-old male rats currently in the care of our West Hatch Animal Centre.

Sam and Dan are both friendly boys, but are quite timid. They’re both good to handle but at the moment neither of them are brave enough to ask for attention.

With lots of patient and gentle handling from a new owner, we’re sure they’ll begin to be more confident.

This pair are looking for a home together and will … continue reading ››

April and May

Filed under Other

White albino female ferrets April and May © RSPCAApril and May are two white female ferrets who are looking for a home together. This four-year-old pair are currently in the care of our West Hatch Animal Centre.

April and May have been waiting for their forever home for a long time, and although they are well looked after here and have a lovely compound to play in, they really need a loving home of their own now.

They can be a little unsure of handling, so they continue reading ››