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RSPCA fears cost of living increase could lead to cat welfare crisis this kitten season
27.05.2022

The RSPCA took in over 20,000 cats last year and dealt with over 50,000 cat complaints whilst Cats Protection sees 25% increase in kittens this year.

close-up of cow's head © RSPCA
Genetic technology bill: A serious step back for animal welfare
26.05.2022

The government has today announced new legislation through the Genetic Technology Bill allowing regulations around gene editing of crops (eventually animals) to be relaxed in the UK.

Missing cat rescued from cellar trap is reunited with family after undergoing a leg amputation  
25.05.2022

The RSPCA found Kitty living off rainwater and debris in a dank basement.

The cats will be rehomed © RSPCA
Men admit offences linked to video of cat attack
24.05.2022

The brothers appeared in court to enter their pleas.

One Fun Day
Animal lovers urged to join the fun as RSPCA One Fun Day event is back IRL!
19.05.2022

RSPCA One Fun Day events will be held across the country on Saturday June 18 

Pig on a farm © RSPCA
RSPCA calls for relaunch on anniversary of Government's Action Plan for Animals, as progress stalls
13.05.2022

Government have only completed or progressed three of the 39 promised actions with progress stalled or reversed on the remaining 35 issues 

Siberian Forest cat with blue eyes looking at camera © RSPCA
RSPCA appeals for information after much-loved cat is shot with air gun
12.05.2022

Siberian Forest cat Dante has the pellet embedded in his thigh

five ducklings huddled on straw © RSPCA
Ducklings lifted from storm drain after rescuers play duck sounds to entice them out
09.05.2022

RSPCA Cymru teamed up with firefighters during the two-hour operation

close-up of cat's head in garden © RSPCA
RSPCA appeals to rehome garden cats this National Garden Week
05.05.2022

The charity hopes to find homes for nervous cats who need outdoor space

Tye has recovered © RSPCA
Prison and lifetime ban for man who left horse collapsed
04.05.2022

Four ponies were rescued after their needs weren't met. 

 
 
 
 

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