Lost baby otter rescued from deadly A64 road
We rescued a tiny female otter cub from a near-certain death, after she was spotted crossing the busy A64 in Malton, North Yorkshire.
China adds animal welfare module to its science curriculum
For the first time, China's science students can study animal welfare, following a long-term project spearheaded by our international team.
Mandatory CCTV in slaughterhouses
Our statement on Michael Gove’s announcement that legislation on mandatory CCTV will be introduced from May 2018.
Our #DogKind report is out now, with some revealing news
Our poll on the needs of dogs lifts lid on what the public believe that dogs need, and how to make man's best friend happy.
Dog freed from crate
A dog confined to a crate for long periods of time now loving life running around freely and playing.
Review of 25-year Bovine Tuberculosis strategy announced
We’re welcoming the announcement of an independent five year review of the UK Government’s 25-year bovine TB control strategy, looking at all the current measures and their effectiveness in England.
Circus ban set for victory in Wales
We’ve decreed today as a “momentous day for animals” as the Welsh Government confirms its plan to bring forward legislation to ban the use of wild animals in circuses.
Close call for cat after falling in river
Cat who had close call after falling in the river shows us the importance of microchipping your pet.
Defra considering ban on third party sales of puppies
We've welcomed the announcement that Defra is considering a ban on the third party selling of puppies.
Man jailed after video shows him hitting badger with a spade
A Neath man has been sent to prison for 22 weeks, after a video showed him hitting a badger with a spade while it was being baited by four dogs.
We're caring for a young cat shot with airgun
Staff at our Putney Animal Hospital are caring for a young cat who was shot in the back leg by someone using an airgun.
New Government report on animal sentience
The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) committee has published a report, commenting on the draft Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience) Bill, taking on board a number of our recommendations.
Heartbroken goat refuses to leave his dead friend
A heartbroken goat who was abandoned under a viaduct in Crewe refused to leave the side of his dead friend.