See our news stories from over a month ago.
Flying home for Christmas!
The red-footed booby bird that was found on a beach in East Sussex earlier this year has been flown 5,000 miles home for Christmas.
Rescue dog gets 180k views starring in Christmas Video
We launched a heartwarming video last week starring a rescue dog rehomed by our Halifax, Huddersfield and District branch. The film has been a huge hit with viewers and we couldn't be prouder of the star.
'Park Life' fox image wins Young Photographer Award 2016!
A stunning image of an urban fox sipping from a puddle has taken the top spot at this year’s Young Photographer Awards.
Gate me out of here! We rescue fox impaled on metal railing
A fox had a lucky escape after we rescued him from a metal spike on an iron gate on Monday, 5 December.
Poorly bat rescued in Deeside by RSPCA Cymru
RSPCA Cymru has rescued a poorly, long-eared bat in the Deeside area, saving the vulnerable animal from bad weather conditions, after it was spotted hanging still and not flying.
Appeal for information after dog is rescued
We're appealing for information after a dog with injuries consistent with fighting with badgers was found in Walsall.
We've won Most Popular Charity Website 2016!
We’re very pleased to announce that we’ve been awarded Most Popular Website in the charities category of the Website of the Year awards 2016!
Information Commissioner's Office Statement
Information for supporters and members on the ruling by the Information Commission regarding the RSPCA.
A spike in numbers! We're heaving with hedgehogs
Winter is always a busy time for our wildlife centres but this year has seen hundreds of hedgehogs being admitted for care.
Rescue of mallard found with elastic band round bill
Appeal for postal workers and public to pick up elastic bands to prevent wildlife from suffering after mallard found with elastic band wrapped around his beak.
Badger looks sett for a hole lot of trouble!
A curious badger found himself in a hole lot of trouble after falling into the empty footings of a swimming pool in Lincolnshire.
Baby rabbits dumped on doorstep
We are appealing for information after four baby rabbits were dumped on the doorstep of a Rugeley home.
Horse with broken neck dumped and left to die
We're appealing for information after a colt was dumped by the side of the road with a broken neck in Derbyshire.
French bulldog pups found abandoned in cardboard box
A pair of terrified French bulldog puppies have been rescued by RSPCA Cymru, after being found in a cardboard box in Pontypool Park.
Gizmo's coat was stained with urine and faeces
Carrie Evans took on a frightened lhasa apso puppy purchased as part of an undercover investigation of a puppy farm in Bradford.
Chameleon rescued from Thames pathway
We are appealing for information after a chameleon - thought to be an escaped or abandoned pet - was found in a poorly state, walking along a pathway by the Thames in Greenwich.
Sick and dead puppies found dumped in Oxfordshire
We're launching an investigation after two sick and three dead puppies were found dumped in a crate in Oxfordshire.
We will continue to prosecute animal abusers
Today we're reassuring supporters that we will continue our long history of prosecuting horrific cases of animal abuse and neglect despite calls to the contrary by a small number of MPs.
Sssurprise dissscovery for York couple!
A couple had quite the fright last month when they found a snake in their airing cupboard. They later found he'd slithered into their vacuum cleaner!
Man gave dog painkillers then beat her to death with shovel
A man has been jailed after he fed his pet dog aspirin and paracetamol to try and kill her, before beating her to death with a shovel.
Dog dumped in park with skin so sore it was red raw
Can you help us find out what happened to a Spaniel with red raw skin found collapsed in a Hertfordshire park?
Two-thirds of pet owners are unaware of legal welfare needs
The UK prides itself on being a nation of animal lovers but only one in three pet owners (35 percent) are familiar with their pet's legal welfare needs.
New RSPCA centre opens in Friern Barnet
More animals are arriving every day at our pioneering new centre in Friern Barnet hoping to find their furever home.
"In all my years it's the worst wound I have seen"
A cocker spaniel puppy with a gaping open wound on his neck is one of the latest victims of neglect we're caring for this winter.
Brexit gives the Government a chance to stop live export
We're calling on the Government to keep animal welfare in mind when they negotiate the Brexit as the issue of live exports is due to be debated in the House of Commons.
Report reveals the extent of the London cat crisis
There were more cat incidents reported in London last year than Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds combined.
Celebrating rescue dogs for Tihar festival
Every year Nepalese communities across the world come together to celebrate dogs during Tihar - the festival of lights. So some of our residents are getting in on the action!
Last chance to vote for us as Website of the Year!
We’re delighted to have been nominated in the charities category of 'Website of the Year' for 2016! Now is the last chance to cast your vote!
Six-week-old pug found abandoned in Wimbledon
We're appealing for information after a pug puppy was found dumped in the Durnsford Road area of Wimbledon.
Where's the love? Neglect calls soar over winter
Our figures show that during the winter months we're called about neglect every four minutes.
Tortoise found in West Midlands - by dog!
Terry the tortoise is being treated at a local vets but is said to be doing well. We're now trying to locate his owner.
We're expecting hundreds of calls this bonfire night
Last year we received more calls about fireworks than ever before.
Dog buried alive with nail through head
We're appealing for information about a small dog found buried alive in North Yorkshire woodland on 19 October. Can you help?
Cat rescued from tight spot - stuck in stairlift!
Inspector teams up with a vet and an engineer to rescue cat from where she was stuck in her owner's stairlift.
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.