Our latest news stories from the past month.
Appeal for information after dog collapses in hot car
Urgent call for information following reports of a dog left in a car at supermarket in Leeds this week, on the hottest day of the year.
Secret Life of Pets: is your dog anxious when you go out?
What do our pets get up to when we go out to work each day? A new animated film is helping pet owners understand separation related behaviour.
Calling for reduced lab animal use and suffering
New statistics released by the Home Office today reveal that last year 4.14 million scientific procedures were carried out on animals.
'They died a long, slow, agonising death.'
Our inspectors urge owners not to leave their pets in hot cars and share harrowing stories of dogs dying.
Dog saves footballing legend from a bog
A faithful border collie has been hailed as a heroine after coming to the rescue of her owner, retired England footballer Tommy Banks, who had been stuck in a bog for more than five hours.
Badger walks into Reading shoe shop in broad daylight!
We are encouraging people to be aware of local wildlife after a badger walked into a cobblers in Reading in broad daylight earlier this month.
One pet abandoned every hour in England and Wales
Our latest figures show that animals are more likely to be dumped in the summer months when one pet is abandoned every hour, on average, in England and Wales.
Police and charities warn: 'Dogs Die in Hot Cars'
Twelve organisations have teamed up to spread an important message among dog owners this summer.
Puppy found dead dumped inside boarded up kennel
Horrific discovery of a puppy found dead dumped inside a borded up kennel. Can you help? WARNING: Contains shocking images.
Middlesbrough centre overrun with black and white cats
These marvellous moggies have been patiently waiting for months at RSPCA Great Ayton to find their forever home.
Bearded dragons left to starve
A woman has been given an eight-week suspended sentence after she failed to look after a pair of bearded dragons.
We reflect on the role of animals in World War One
As the country reflects on the cost to human life of the Battle of the Somme - we also remember the plight of animals involved in the war.
Fox cub rescued from football net in Birmingham
We are urging people to put sports equipment away after use this summer after a fox had to be rescued from getting tangled up in a goal net.
Dog rescued after 150ft fall from Plymouth cliff
A Jack Russell named Jack has been reunited with his owners after being rescued from a 150ft fall off a Plymouth cliff.
RSPCA inspectors help newborn foal in a crisis
When RSPCA inspectors Lucy Brennan and Marie Hammerton took the call regarding a newborn foal who had not yet been able to feed, they knew they had to act quickly.
Jail for men who set dogs on badgers
Four men from Bradford have been jailed after admitting digging badgers out of a sett and encouraging a pack of waiting dogs onto them. The whole thing was filmed on a mobile phone.