This month marks a special landmark for one of Chesterfield’s most well-known and popular charities.
For it was 80 years ago on 7th April 1938 that the RSPCA Chesterfield and North Derbyshire branch was founded.
And it will mark the magical milestone with a number of events throughout April and wants supporters to get involved with the celebrations.[…]
We want to give our sincerest and most heartfelt thanks to Support Adoption For Pets and all their staff and customers of Pets at Home in Dronfield and Clay Cross. Together these stores raised through their Santa Paws Appeal a tremendous £2333.50 for our charity! Thank you.
The RSPCA is appealing for information after a friendly domestic rat was found straying in a field in Barnsley.
The small female rat who has now been named Midge by RSPCA staff, was found in the middle of a field in Elsecar, Barnsley, on Monday, March 5th.
A dog walker found the rat and managed to confine her in […]
On 7th April 1938, the RSPCA Chesterfield and North Derbyshire Branch was set up to help neglected, unwanted and abandoned animals in the area. For 80 years our dedicated team of staff and volunteers at the Branch have worked tirelessly caring for, rehabilitating and rehoming many thousands of rescued animals and helping improve the lives of animals […]
Kindness at Christmas
We’re appealing for kindness this Christmas, to help the thousands of animals who are facing neglect and cruelty over the festive season.
While for many, Christmas is a time to celebrate kindness to our friends, family and pets – our inspectors are braced to see some of the worst acts of cruelty to animals over the long winter nights.
A woman who starved and neglected her dog has been disqualified from keeping animals for life.
Clare Hobson, of Dollywood Close, in Buxworth, Derbyshire, was sentenced on Wednesday 11th October 2017) at Chesterfield Magistrates’ Court after pleading guilty to three Animal Welfare Act offences at a previous hearing.
As well as the lifetime […]