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Jasper and the Face of God – a Poem by Boyd D. Cathey

Jasper and the Face of God Turning to first light in the day’s bold glare Each dawn two eyes cast a furtive stare. The first sight each morning I see o’er my face Is furry and long-eared, demanding...
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Petitions Committee’s report finds current fireworks law inadequate

Following its inquiry into the impact of fireworks on humans and animals, the House of Commons Petitions Committee has released its report deeming the current law inadequate, and calling for measures to better protect...

7.3 million pets are afraid of fireworks – download the guide help them

The PDSA Animal Wellbeing (PAW) Report has found 7.3 million cats and dogs (34 per cent of cats and 40 per cent of dogs) are afraid of fireworks, leaving the nation’s pets anxious and...

Urgent appeal after worldwide shortage of injectable vitamin B12

An urgent appeal is being made for the search of injectable vitamin B12 for dogs, after concerned owners whose pets rely on the injectable solution have suddenly found themselves unable to find or purchase...
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Can pets see ghosts? Most owners believe they can!

According to a poll by the Blue Cross, nearly two thirds of owners believe their pet has seen ghosts, with the majority believing their pet to have the “sixth sense”. But do our pets...
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Seoul declared free of dog slaughtering, giving hope to campaigners

As the last three dog meat shops left in Seoul have agreed to end dog slaughter on-site, Humane Society International/Korea welcomes the move as an important step towards South Korea becoming dog meat-free. This...

Video: RSPCA seek owner of dog filmed being slapped

The RSPCA is appealing for information in a bid to trace the owner of a dog who featured in an online video that shows a man slapping him around the face.  A video was posted...

Radio refuge: Pet Sounds by Classic FM is back this November

'Radio refuge' Pet Sounds by Classic FM, in partnership with the RSPCA, is back again this November to help keep anxious pets calm and relaxed for the firework season. The special programme, hosted by Classic...
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Out with a bang: Cornish holiday park bans fireworks as RSPCA highlights scope of...

To keep to their promise of being dog friendly, a holiday park in Cornwall has decided to take matters into their own hands and ban fireworks displays - instead, opting a noiseless  alternative. Hedley Wood...
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Video: CCTV shows moment dog is dumped before care home

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a man was caught on CCTV abandoning a dog outside a care home in County Durham. CCTV shows the moment the Staffie cross - now nicknamed Panda -...

Meet Ella, the dog who survived being thrown off a building

Victoria Bryceson, founder of animal welfare charity Miracle's Mission, first met Ella in Egypt - where she lived in a shelter after being thrown off a building in a harrowing act of cruelty that...

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Christmas 2018 was busiest in five years, says RSPCA as appeal...

Christmas Day 2018 was the busiest in the past five years, RSPCA reveals. On 25 December 2018, the charity received 934 calls to its...

Urgent appeal after worldwide shortage of injectable vitamin B12

An urgent appeal is being made for the search of injectable vitamin B12 for dogs, after concerned owners whose pets rely on the injectable...

Video: RSPCA seek owner of dog filmed being slapped

The RSPCA is appealing for information in a bid to trace the owner of a dog who featured in an online video that shows...