June revealed as toughest month for rehoming cats
As the summer ‘kitten season’ starts, more cats than ever are looking for new homes, but our rehoming rates are consistency at their lowest point in June.
Shocking photos show the danger of sports nettings
With football fever in the air, we are urging people to put sports nets away to help prevent serious injuries and death to wildlife as the World Cup is kicking off.
Bald puppies dumped on cold night
The two tiny puppies were almost completely bald when they were rescued by our team after having been dumped in the middle of the night in a garden in Bradford, West Yorkshire.
More animal welfare incidents reported at Appleby
This year, we sent 33 officers to the five-day Gypsy and traveller event in Appleby. It’s our biggest deployment of staff and the biggest multi-agency event of the year.
Week-old puppies found dumped in box in Sunderland field
We're appealing for information to find those responsible for abandoning five tiny puppies in a box in a field in Tyne and Wear.
Convicted of animal cruelty after investigation at farm
Three people convicted after our inspectors uncovered sheep, pigs, cows, goats and horses struggling for survival as they clambered over piles of dead bodies, with some trapped waist-deep in faeces.
Officers arrive at Appleby Horse Fair
The Gypsy and traveller event is our biggest deployment of staff and the biggest multi-agency undertaking of the year.
Rabbit with severe overgrown teeth undergoes transformation
With some dental treatment and TLC, three-year-old Tusks has now fully recovered
Plight of unwanted rabbits during Rabbit Awareness Week
In 2017, we investigated 2,428 complaints of neglect about rabbits and rescued more than 2,000 bunnies.
Appeal following video of man biting head off live pigeon
Footage has emerged, which if accurate, shows a man subjecting a pigeon to “unimaginable” suffering.
Badger cull to be extended
The latest badger cull announcement from Defra to control bovine tb raises more concern for badgers.
Inspector performs CPR on deer drowning in pool
One of our inspectors was called in to help a drowning deer from a garden pool in Hampshire on Sunday morning.