Our latest news stories from the past month.
Deer tangled in sports netting
We've helped to rescue a buck that had become tangled in netting at a sports ground in Plymouth.
Voting opens for 'Paw-fect' pet photos in People's Choice
A tortoise about to munch on some lunch, spaniels playing at the seaside and a kitten paw-ing at dust are just some of the images that are in the running for our People's Choice award this year.
Puppy dealers jailed for selling dying dogs
A Kent couple who sold dying puppies to unsuspecting buyers have been jailed for a number of fraud and animal welfare offences.
Cat and eight kittens found dumped in a suitcase
We're investigating after a cat and her eight kittens were found abandoned inside a zipped-up suitcase on a disused railway line in Essex.
Dog Theft Awareness Day
Imagine that thieves made off with something that can't simply be claimed on insurance and replaced - your beloved dog.
Dog with large tumour on face was living in squalor
An elderly dog with a facial tumour the size of an orange was rescued from a house where he lived in squalor, in a case which left our inspector who investigated shocked and upset.
Staffies take top spot in our list of most rescued breeds
The Kennel Club revealed that French bulldogs are due to overtake Labradors as the UK’s most popular dog, but we’ve released figures that paint a different picture of the most common dog in England and Wales
Disabled dogs dumped on the road now living 'life of luxury'
Two tiny chihuahuas who captured the hearts of animal lovers across the country after being dumped by the side of a road - one blind, one with part of a leg missing - are now "living the life of luxury".
Jail for men responsible for hammering nail into dog's head
Two men from Redcar have been jailed for four months after admitting their part in hammering a nail into a dog’s head before burying him alive.
We help hundreds of cats through pioneering new scheme
This World Spay Day (28 February), we're celebrating the success of a project, which has been running in Manchester for 14 months.
Otter cub separated from mum in storm Doris rescued by us
An otter cub separated from her mum during Storm Doris is recovering after being rescued by us.
Horsing around! We're called to rescue...plastic pony
RSPCA officers were called to investigate claims a horse had been tied to the back of a trailer by it’s legs - only to find the filly was a fake and made of plastic!
Six seals released back to the wild
Six seals rescued and rehabilitated by us have been returned to the wild at Combe Martin beach in North Devon just before a high tide.
Heartless! Four-day-old pup dumped like rubbish
A four-day-old puppy that was dumped by bins just a day before high winds ravaged the British Isles has been named after storm Doris.