Authorities are appealing for information after a cat that resembles Hitler was attacked and left in a bin.
The RSPCA have described the incident as unacceptable. Both the RSPCA and Gloucestershire Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
A cat nicknamed Kitler because of its distinctive black moustache is recovering after being attacked and then dumped in a rubbish bin. His owner says whoever attacked Baz was cruel and heartless. The cat needed £600 worth of surgery and lost an eye in the attack.
Baz the cat was attacked and left fighting for his life in a bin. He was found by a neighbour and underwent emergency treatment, including an operation.
Baz's owner Kirsty Sparrow, who has just left her job at Tesco to go on maternity leave, has had to pay £600 in vet bills.
A cat which ripped off both its ears because of the pain it was suffering, has been found abandoned. The pet - which has been named Victoria - was found to be suffering from cancerous growths.
She's being looked after at a sanctuary which says that, due to the recession, they're seeing more and more abandoned animals. Our Gloucestershire correspondent Ken Goodwin reports.