There is something wrong on the coast.
The Westport SPCA is appalled a rabbit and a guinea pig were removed from their cage at a Westport property and decapitated recently.
Westport SPCA secretary Robyn Nahr said the SPCA was horrified to hear that someone had decapitated the animals.
She appealed to anyone with information regarding the sadistic act to come forward.
“This has been reported to the police as well.”
That wasn’t the only act of animal cruelty to happen in Westport lately, she said.
Over the past week, a whitebaiter had seen three dead cats floating down the Buller River on three separate occasions. He managed to grab two of them, one which was in a plastic bag, she said.
The third cat he couldn’t reach.
“We don’t know if the one in the bag was dead when it was put in [the river].” She hoped for the cat’s sake it was. Read more »