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rspca hedgehog
Record-breaking flood of hedgehogs brought into our rescue centres this Autumn
Every two hours, a hedgehog was admitted to one of our wildlife centres in October.
One fifth of dog owners believe it's okay to leave pets alone for more than 24 hours
We're calling on the public to be #DogKind this Christmas following shocking survey results.
flood with animal rescue
England flooding keeps our water teams on high alert as we help move at risk animals
Dedicated call centre staff walked for miles through flooded water to get to work.
animal abuse on farm
Farmer responsible for 'total animal welfare disaster' jailed for 18 months
Warning: This story contains graphic content that may be disturbing for some people.
rspca fireworks
Bang out of order: New government firework report is a step in the right direction
Unplanned fireworks noise is stressful for animals and causes misery for owners.
Miracle the rare male tortoiseshell cat © RSPCA
Kitten defies the odds to be born a male tortoiseshell
Little 'Miracle' stuns staff.
rspca dog Shadow
Spook-tacular pets hope to find their own hallowed homes this Howl-oween
Could you give pony Pumpkin, Shadow the dog or Frank and Stein the cats a new home this Howl-oween?
rspca christmas
We're hosting our magical Christmas concert - and you're invited!
Animal lovers are invited to enjoy an evening of music and entertainment to support those animals most in need at this time of year.
Skinny pig
Adoptober: We're looking to rehome unusual furless 'skinny pigs'
We've taken ten unusual 'skinny pigs' into our care - and we're now looking for loving owners to come forward.
rspca small furries
Adoptober: We're rescuing 340 'small furries' a month
Across England and Wales last year, we rescued 4,081 rabbits and other small furries from cases of cruelty, neglect, and abandonment.

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