WikiWirral its great, register, enjoy and welcome.
Forum Stats
12225 Members
65 Forums
72754 Topics
980580 Posts
47 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
83 registered (ambersmum, 12 invisible), 1737 Guests and 181 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Doris is on her way 1142
vet fees 383
Internet Explorer Not Working 369
Chef's knife. 316
Dangerous Tumble Dryers 305
Is This ART ? 294
roofers 210
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead 201
Aerial engineer 193
Wirral Bus Review 187
New General Forums
Nigel Farage speaks at the CPAC.
by snowhite
Yesterday at 06:28 PM
Is This ART ?
by granny
23rd Feb 2017 9:56am
Wirral track renewal
by snowhite
22nd Feb 2017 2:42pm
Ice in the 1800's
by granny
21st Feb 2017 9:47pm
New Wirral History
Seeking old pictures of Egerton Street area, Birkenhead
by yoller
19th Feb 2017 7:53pm
TS Indefatigable
by granny
18th Feb 2017 3:32pm
RIP : Chris Kay
by granny
31st Aug 2016 9:25am
Children's home on the Overchurch
by xleahx
26th Apr 2011 7:01pm
423 Archers, Wirral Mark Rake, Wirral, Merseyside
by derekdwc
13th Sep 2009 10:50pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Hadlow train station
Topic Replies
Wiki Ghost Hunters Chat
by venice
34 minutes 42 seconds ago
Rescued Animals.
by venice
37 minutes 56 seconds ago
Doris is on her way
by venice
58 minutes 24 seconds ago
Blaupunkt 32" tv
by jaylow
Today at 03:04 PM
Removal of Shed Timber
by Julie64
Today at 01:31 PM
Wirral Bus Review
by Excoriator
Today at 09:13 AM
Children's home on the Overchurch
by diggingdeeper
Today at 12:08 AM
What song are you listening to?
by Vanmanone
Yesterday at 06:18 PM
2 x Sum 41 tickets Manchester 25/02
by turnip
Yesterday at 07:47 AM
February
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Lion Salt Works/Weaver Hall Museum
by venice
19th Feb 2017 12:19pm
Wirral TUC Meeting re Update on Wallasey CLP Suspe
by RUDEBOX
13th Feb 2017 8:50pm
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#820599 - 31st Aug 2013 12:13am RSPCA Snooping
fish5133 Online   content
Forum Master

Registered: 22nd Mar 2010
Posts: 2822
Loc: Heswallish
Brought my sister home from airport to be told by a neighbour the RSPCA had been snooping through her letter box. They had left a note as well as jamming pieces of card around the door to see if anyone has opened the door the next time they call back.(a nice tell tale for any burglar as well).
She is a bit of a cat lover and often the waif and strays come in to be fed and she spends a fortune at vets getting them treated. She always arranges cat feeders when she is away. One of the older cats that she had had treated at the vets (all teeth removed and a biopsy) had been struggling and sadly when away on holiday a neighbour decided (without asking) to take it to be put down. Either the neighbour or more likely the vet has reported this to the RSPCA.Will be interesting to see what they have to say.What is worrying is if the RSPCA deem it cruel to allow your pets to grow old and not die a natural death


Edited by fish5133 (31st Aug 2013 12:18am)

Top
Pets / Animals : Advertising
Click me for more Information......

* * * vipimages.co.uk - Photographic services * * *
Now Advertise with WikiWirral.
WikiWirral stats 35,000 Page Views a Day +500 Search Engines.. Click Me
#820601 - 31st Aug 2013 12:31am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
mrhanky Offline
Forum Addict

Registered: 1st Dec 2010
Posts: 1236
Loc: my house
rspca are a complete joke!!!!!!

Top
#820640 - 31st Aug 2013 9:49am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
Heswall1958 Online   Reading
Enthusiast

Registered: 30th Mar 2013
Posts: 177
Loc: Heswall
Where are they for the genuine cases that need help!!!!

Top
#820647 - 31st Aug 2013 10:39am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
Fenris Offline


Registered: 31st Aug 2013
Posts: 1
Loc: uk
The RSPCA are a very dangerous organisation. Do not let them in. Do not answer their questions. Their aim is to obtain a successful prosecution.

You need to speak to the SHG. the-shg dot org or ring them on 0744 99 89 411 (not advertising they are voluntary and don't charge)

Whatever you do, don't sign any animals over they kill over 50% of all animals that they take in.

Don't let them take an animal to the vet. You will never see it again.

Top
#820658 - 31st Aug 2013 12:02pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
s7uajones Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 14th Jan 2013
Posts: 196
Loc: Wirral
The RSPCA do a good job however like everyone they gets things wrong sometimes, but when it goes wrong everyone gets to here about it on social media and when they get I right no one hears about it on social media.
People are too keen to [censored] off organisations ind don't give praise when due

Top
#820697 - 31st Aug 2013 2:57pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: s7uajones]
moretonjeffo Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 9th Mar 2011
Posts: 154
Loc: moreton
the rspca put down 53000 animals in 2011 4000 of those were healthy maybe if they spent some of the money wasted on uniforms new vans and adverts they could of saved them animals I wouldn't call that a good job

Top
#820707 - 31st Aug 2013 3:42pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
Dilly Online   Reading
Wiki Addict

Registered: 17th Jul 2011
Posts: 7573
Loc: wallasey
What is the alternative to the Rspca, a country over run with unwanted uncared for animals.Not all animals can be rehomed therefore unfortunately many have to be put down. It is the status owners who buy animals as a badge that I despair of. Yes the Rspca may get it wrong sometimes but I think they do good more times than bad.( jmo )

Top
#820729 - 31st Aug 2013 4:45pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: Dilly]
Blueskier Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 22nd Mar 2013
Posts: 194
Loc: Wallasey
My one experience of the RSPCA, i saw an old dog that had slipped out of a dormer window and was stuck on a slippy slate roof unable to climb back up. Back legs jammed in guttering and howling in terror.
Called the RSPCA and they were more interested in getting all my details trying to get a subscription from me before taking details of the incident.
All the while the dog was getting weaker with trying to climb then sliding back down.
Fire brigade turned up and saved the day.

Top
#820754 - 31st Aug 2013 6:43pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: s7uajones]
mrhanky Offline
Forum Addict

Registered: 1st Dec 2010
Posts: 1236
Loc: my house
Originally Posted By: s7uajones
The RSPCA do a good job however like everyone they gets things wrong sometimes, but when it goes wrong everyone gets to here about it on social media and when they get I right no one hears about it on social media.
People are too keen to [censored] off organisations ind don't give praise when due


pretty certain they are the most complained about charity in the uk wink

Top
#820838 - 1st Sep 2013 12:43am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
shar215 Offline
Smartchild

Registered: 18th Feb 2010
Posts: 583
Loc: wirral
the RSPCA DONT HELP ..they are a multi million pound cooperation WHO TAKE AND TAKE

Top
#820861 - 1st Sep 2013 8:50am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
tiptop Offline
Newbeee

Registered: 12th Aug 2013
Posts: 48
Loc: on the wirral
Why is it the R.S.P.C.A'S fault That a neighbour took a cat to the vet and the then Said vet put the cat down? I can't see what roll the R.S.P.C.A Played in having the cat put down, maybe the vet was the one that called them, you said she feeds all the cats, could it not be seen by a passer by that this may look like she/he who lives there could be a Hoarder and not seeing anyone at the home then called, how many times is it we hear of cats/dogs being left on their own who's to tell them apart.

Sorry first post was looking at pics of old Wirral and came across your forum.

Top
#820880 - 1st Sep 2013 9:34am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
Uffda Offline
Smartchild

Registered: 2nd Jan 2011
Posts: 508
Loc: Wallasey Village
Just to be Devil's Advocate, if the RSPCA received a report surely they are duty bound to investigate? I would be more worried about the organisation if they just ignored it. Until they have spoken to your sister they don't know at this point that no abuse has been committed.

Top
#820901 - 1st Sep 2013 10:46am Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
Sanchez Offline

Wiki Veteran

Registered: 17th Dec 2003
Posts: 8019
Loc: my house
I've watched the RSPCA spend money on 5 men and climbing gear to rescue a sheep stuck on a mountain side and as soon as the men got near the sheep it ran back up the hill to safe land. RSPCA - trying to control the uncontrollable.
_________________________
Uncertainty or not knowing causes depression, Im happy because I know I'm going to die one day!

Top
#821004 - 1st Sep 2013 5:02pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
fish5133 Online   content
Forum Master

Registered: 22nd Mar 2010
Posts: 2822
Loc: Heswallish
RSPCA officer called back. (If it had been me i would have politely told him to leave) He was responding to a complaint that cats were left by owners away on holiday, locked out (cats seen sitting on doorstep!) and not being fed and perhaps being badly treated as one cat had no teeth and was thin (the cat that was put down). Appreciate they may have a job to do but does that allow them to snoop through letter boxes and put paper slips around your door frame. At what point do they then break into your house to supposedly rescue cats/dogs.
Anyway cats were not locked out--they have a cat flap, they were fed every day whilst owners on holiday, cat with no teeth had had them removed by a vet along with another cat she has that had the same problem. Just a bit ironic you pay hundred quid or so to have a cat treated by a vet only to find another vet puts it down.Moral of the saga is dont leave your granny outside without her teeth in!

Top
#821119 - 1st Sep 2013 8:45pm Re: RSPCA Snooping [Re: fish5133]
beanie65 Offline
Member

Registered: 21st Dec 2012
Posts: 70
Loc: wirral
Am I missing the point here?.
Wasn't it the neighbour who took the cat to be put down.
If that's the case then your gripe should be with her. not the R.S.P.C.A.
Another point is very really will a vet put down a healthy animal so my guess would be that the vet thought it would be kinder to put the cat down rather than let it suffer any longer.
And as for the R.S.P.C.A breaking into a house, they have no power of entry, if they need to gain access to a property they must first contact the police who will obtain a warrant and only then can they enter and the police must be present.
All the R.S.P.C.A officer was doing was responding to a complaint nothing else.


Edited by beanie65 (1st Sep 2013 8:48pm)

Top

Moderator:  Mod 
Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Removal of Shed Timber
by Julie64
Today at 01:31 PM
Wirral Bus Review
by Norton
Yesterday at 11:42 AM
Aerial engineer
by ponytail
23rd Feb 2017 6:01pm
roofers
by thisledous
23rd Feb 2017 4:44pm
Chef's knife.
by Beethoven
23rd Feb 2017 12:39pm
For Sale & Free
Blaupunkt 32" tv
by jaylow
Today at 03:04 PM
2 x Sum 41 tickets Manchester 25/02
by turnip
Yesterday at 07:47 AM
Sony Smartwatch 2
by Mike_Hoylake
23rd Feb 2017 9:25pm
Brother printer
by saltytom
23rd Feb 2017 11:02am
Mk6 Golf TDI 1.6
by Cjoshea
22nd Feb 2017 11:05pm
Featured Member
Registered: 27th Dec 2010
Posts: 1740
Newest Members
Bradshawbatho, raybb, CliveK, vonny, Vkj530
12225 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Removal of Shed Timber
by Julie64
Today at 01:31 PM
Aerial engineer
by ponytail
23rd Feb 2017 6:01pm
roofers
by thisledous
23rd Feb 2017 4:44pm
Lion Salt Works/Weaver Hall Museum
by paxvobiscum
18th Feb 2017 9:19pm
Patio work
by steamfan
18th Feb 2017 3:45pm
News : New Topics
Wirral Bus Review
by Norton
Yesterday at 11:42 AM
Dangerous Tumble Dryers
by diggingdeeper
23rd Feb 2017 2:03pm
Doris is on her way
by granny
22nd Feb 2017 8:43pm
Hezballah
by venice
17th Feb 2017 11:15am
On-street parking charges dropped
by oldpm01
15th Feb 2017 9:10am
New Enthusiast Forums
Chef's knife.
by Beethoven
23rd Feb 2017 12:39pm
irish music entertainer for St Patrick's night
by kazaroo
22nd Feb 2017 3:07pm
Internet Explorer Not Working
by fish5133
22nd Feb 2017 12:25am
vet fees
by eggandchips
20th Feb 2017 12:01am
Sea Shepherd
by venice
16th Feb 2017 1:06pm
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
Removal of Shed Timber 39
Nigel Farage speaks at the CPAC. 27
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sat 7:07am
Sunset Sat 5:43pm
Local Time Sat 4:21pm
WikiWirral Can . . . .
Advertising Click me
To Advertise with
Wikiwirral Click Me