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Seals at RSPCA East Winch Wildlife Centre © RSPCA
Our wildlife centre is 'like a seal orphanage' following influx of pups
01.08.2020

There's a misconception that seal pups on the beach are in danger, which is causing more coming in to our centres.

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Government still resisting putting animal welfare at heart of trade policy
29.07.2020

Our concerns remain as Trade and Agriculture Commission meets for first time.

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UK Government "actively considering" ending live exports
24.07.2020

We want the UK Government to release a delayed report into issue and act on it now to end this harmful trade.

Claudia Corner
Three animal lovers will be covering 150km in 15 days to help animals in need
22.07.2020

Between them the team will walk, run or ride 450km in just over two weeks.

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Dead fox on lead found with facial injuries
20.07.2020

We're appealing for information after the fox was found on a footpath in Wirral.

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We're calling for a government plan to phase out animal experiments
16.07.2020

More than 3.40 million scientific procedures involving animals were carried out last year.

Camel outside a circus tent © RSPCA
We're delighted as Welsh Parliament votes to ban use of wild animals in circuses
15.07.2020

Wales' parliamentarians have voted in favour of the Wild Animals and Circuses (Wales) Bill - which will consign the use of wild animals in circuses to the history books.

Sheep in a live transport container
End Live Exports: We urge Lords to make critical amendment to Ag Bill
15.07.2020

As sailings of livestock resume at the Port of Ramsgate in Kent, we're urging the House of Lords to make critical amendments to the Agricultural Bill.

Bat found in boot of car © RSPCA
Bat found hiding in boot of brand new car after 800km journey
13.07.2020

'To the bat-mobile!' Cheeky bat was robin a lift from France to UK.

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RSPCA dismisses Trade Commission as 'Trojan horse'
10.07.2020

Welfare charity criticises industry-led commission which lacks animal welfare representation

 
 
 
 

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