Following a "groundbreaking" jail sentence for an unlicensed breeder who sold sickly puppies, animal welfare organisation FOUR PAWS and partners Animal Protection Services (APS) are launching an online reporting system called Stop Puppy Traders. "The online form will allow concerned members of the public...
The RSPCA’s 11 longest-stay dogs, who have spent combined 15.5 years in kennels, are looking for a new home this Adoptober. Could it be yours? Four-year-old terrier Yoko arrived at Cotswolds Dogs & Cats Home, Gloucestershire, in May 2021 and...
The video of a woman abandoning four dogs at a vacant lot in San Antonio, Texas, has gone viral and caused widespread outrage. In the video, taken on Friday 13 April by a local resident, she is spotted forcing...
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution's (RNLI) volunteer crew at Ilfracombe, Devon,  have shared the video of a special rescue: that of Betty, a cockapoo pup who became trapped in an isolated cove after falling 60 feet and suffering a...
A dog tethered in the garden of a North London home died after accidentally hanging himself over wall, prompting calls to never leave dogs tethered and unsupervised. RSPCA animal welfare officer (AWO) Nicola Thomas was called to the property on...
The RSPCA is urging the public not to buy dogs with cropped ears, as reports through the charity's cruelty hotline rise from 14 in 2015 to 36 in 2017. It's small numbers compared to the total dog population in...