FOUND - At the GSPCA Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday we had a stray ipod handed in with no lead (collar) or ID microchip

Submitted by Steve on 12:29, 21st May, 2024 | 0


Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said "We had an amazing day at the #GSPCA #AnimalWelfareSeafrontSunday this weekend gone."

"We saw so many happy animals and owners but we have a sad tale of a stray ipod which is now in our care."

"The escaped iPod that was found as a stray & handed to us after being caught in the free kids zone on the Crown Pier."

"Sadly it was found with no lead or collar, so no ID tag."

"Its got chips in it, but not a microchip to id the owner & wasn’t claimed on the day."


BIGGEST day of the year for the GSPCA and 12th Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday an incredible success - thanks to all involved

Submitted by Steve on 22:36, 20th May, 2024 | 0

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said “Yesterday the GSPCA held their 12th Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday and what an incredible day.”

“The weather was just right and with the Guernsey Boat Show also on the Crown Pier and the Guernsey Ultra 2024 the visitors to the day had over 200 stalls, activities and things to see and do.”


GSPCA Nominated in the BBC Make A Difference Award

Submitted by Steve on 22:27, 17th May, 2024 | 0

Today the GSPCA had a wonderful call and email to inform us that we have been nominated in the BBC Make a Difference Award. 

The awards recognise individuals and groups who make life better for people in our Bailiwick communities.  

Their panel of judges have considered all entries and shortlisted 4 finalists, but we and you will have to wait a while to find out if we’re one of them. They’ll be announcing those finalists live on BBC Radio Guernsey in late summer and the final winner will be named in September.


Animal Mascot Volunteers, Volunteers and can you help us transport barriers this Sunday for GSPCA Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday

Submitted by Steve on 16:36, 17th May, 2024 | 0

With just 2 days to go to the BIGGEST day in the GSPCA calendar we are calling on volunteers that can help with our BIG day.

With over 140 stalls and much to see as well as the Guernsey Boat Show and lots do the GSPCA is buzzing with activity for the 12th Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday taking place during our 151st year on the  19th May.


Full Time and other Vacancies at the GSPCA as we wave team members off to adventures in the UK and applying to be a volunteer

Submitted by Steve on 16:07, 17th May, 2024 | 0

The GSPCA has had to grow in recent years to meet the demands on our services and ensure the care and rescue of animals in need.

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said “We have been celebrating our 151 year history and we are excited to announce we have a number of vacancies become available at the GSPCA.”

“In our 151 years we have seen many incredible team members and UK of those Aimee and Nicola have recently moved back to the UK and Sarah is also soon off on her new chapter in her life.”


Baby Shark and Grinch two Guernsey grey seal pups rehabilitated by the GSPCA and returned back to their home waters

Submitted by Steve on 15:26, 14th May, 2024 | 0

The GSPCA are delighted to announce two more grey seal pups are back in the wild.

To see a VT of the release please visit  

Geoff George Head of Marinee Mammals said “This weekend we had another fantastic seal release.”

“Baby Shark and Grinch two pups rescued so thin and with so many health problems were fit enough, large enough and with good weather we took them back to a Guernsey beach to be released back to the wild.”


We need your help – Vote now for the GSPCA in the Insurance Corporation Conservation Awards 2024 before Sunday 19th May at 11pm

Submitted by Steve on 14:56, 14th May, 2024 | 0

Did you know that voting is now LIVE for this year’s finalists in the Bailiwick of Guernsey competition. Click here to submit your vote Guernsey Vote: The Peter Walpole
 People’s Choice Award - Insurance Corporation - Personal and Commercial Insurance in Guernsey and Jersey


Volunteers needed for the 12th GSPCA Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday next weekend 19th May 2024 and cuddly toy appeal

Submitted by Steve on 16:11, 8th May, 2024 | 0

With just 11 days to go to the BIGGEST day in the GSPCA calendar we are calling on volunteers that can help with our BIG day.

With over 100 stalls and much to see and do the GSPCA is buzzing with activity for the 11th Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday taking place during our 151st year on the 19th May.


With Spring in full swing Baby Bird Advice from the GSPCA as poorly fledging’s rescued and some need help but best left safe

Submitted by Steve on 15:57, 8th May, 2024 | 0

At the GSPCA we are extremely busy with the daily arrival of Spring baby birds needing hand rearing that have been found or rescued.

Baby birds are always where possible best left in the wild to be raised by their parents.


FIREWORK NOTICE from the GSPCA – please keep your pets safe - Liberation Day 9th May La Vallette, St Peter Port 915pm

Submitted by Steve on 15:11, 8th May, 2024 | 0

Every year we hear of firework related incidents involving animals and children. While fireworks may be exciting and pretty to look at and its fun to celebrate many celebrations with a bang, we must put our safety, the safety of our pets and the local wildlife first. 

Tomorrow as part of Liberation Day just after 2115hrs (915pm) at La Vallette in St Peter Port there are firework displays planned so please ensure your animals are safe and prepare for the unusual sounds and sights they might be subjected too.