Our blog

Our regularly updated blog is packed full of exclusive insights from our experts and frontline staff.

Read about our most pressing campaigns, get the full view on current animal welfare issues, follow heartwarming rescue stories, and learn more about caring for and protecting the animals around you.

Our appeal for cat fosterers
Our centres are in need of cat and kitten fosterers to help care for cats during busiest time of year.
Wild animals forced to perform at a circus
Cymru campaign success as bill laid to ban wild animals in circuses
Today our campaigning team in Wales have released a video marking the "momentous day for animal welfare.
dog at beach
Be #DogKind: don't leave your dog behind this summer
As the days get warmer, we're all likely to be out and about a bit more than usual.
Who let the dogs out? 10 reasons you should bring your dog to work
Of course, every day at the RSPCA HQ is 'Bring Your Dog to Work Day'.
Stop Live Exports International Awareness Day
The shipment of live animals for slaughter and 'further fattening' overseas continues to be legal in the United Kingdom. Every year, thousands of animals are still being shipped from our shores, forced to endure long-distance journeys.
How you can meet the pony who recovered after being abandoned with horrific injuries
On Sunday, June 16 we're hosting a range of fun, family-friendly events all over the country to celebrate the diversity of our work!
Free health checks throughout June for Rabbit Awareness Week
Rabbit Awareness Week (RAW) is a collaboration between Burgess Pet Care, several charities and industry partners - ourselves included!
Knowing when to say goodbye to a pet
This blog post has been written by Dr Samantha Gaines, our Head of Companion Animals.
Reasons to #loverats this World Rat Day
Everything you think you know about rats might be wrong...
When the going gets tough on racehorse welfare
Every year in April, the focus of the public turns to the Grand National.