Our latest news stories from the past month.
Hero dog saves kittens dumped in crisp box in Middlesbrough
We're appealing for information after an unlikely hero came to the rescue of a cat and her kittens which had been dumped in a crisp box in Middlesbrough.
RSPCA nominated for Charity Website of the Year 2015
We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been nominated for Charity Website of the Year. Please vote for us today and be in with a chance to win great prizes.
Piglet found on motorway roundabout
We're appealing for information after a piglet - thought to have been a dumped pet pig - was found on a busy roundabout at a junction on the M62.
Dog had wounds from being chained up for so long
A woman has been disqualified from keeping animals for life after she chained her dog up for so long outside that he had urine burns on his legs and wounds from where the chain dug in.
'Ban' on animal tests won't clean up suffering
As a Government 'ban' on animal testing of household products and ingredients comes into force today, we feel it will have a minimal impact on lab animal welfare.
Prison and lifetime ban for man who broke puppy's jaw
A man from Wirral has been sentenced to prison after hitting a puppy so hard that a chunk of her jaw was knocked out.
Wildlife Centre needs your help caring for sick seals
We've launched an appeal for old towels to help sick common seal pups recover at our East Winch Wildlife Centre in Norfolk.
Man jailed and given life ban on keeping animals
A man has been sent to prison and disqualified from keeping animals for life after a dog was found in such a starved, skeletal state that he died en route to the vets.
Monkey trouble: plight of primates behind closed doors
The suffering of monkeys across the UK is highlighted as ourselves and six other animal health and welfare groups launch campaign to end the keeping of primates as pets
Brave RSPCA inspectors abseil down a 400 foot cliff during a dramatic rescue to reach a stricken gannet trapped on a perilous stretch of coastline.
Family of cats dumped like waste near sewage works
Do you have information about a family of ginger cats who were left cruelly abandoned next to the sewage works on West Mill Lane in Sherborne, Dorset?
Two lovely lurchers desperate for a special home
Rebel and Bruce are best friends. Bruce will one day become Rebel’s eyes, as Rebel faces blindness. Do you know someone to give them a forever home?
Pregnant chihuahua dumped after unsuccessful birth
We're appealing for information after an extremely poorly chihuahua was dumped on the street in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, after an unsuccessful attempt to give birth.