Dramatic rescue caught on camera
Our officers abseiled 25-metres down a Swansea cliff edge to save a stranded sheep, with the dramatic rescue caught on camera.
Nine out of ten cats not microchipped
We’re urging pet owners to microchip their cats, after our figures reveal almost nine out of ten moggies coming into our care aren’t chipped.
Three alpacas beaten to death
We're investigating after three alpacas were beaten to death on a farm in Buckinghamshire, leaving their owners devastated.
Some of the funniest calls we received in 2017!
Hoping to share laughs this Blue Monday, we're revealing some of the entertaining calls we've received – and some are a real hoot!
350 budgies rescued from one home ready for rehome
Hundreds of birds, rescued from the same house, are now looking for their new home.
M&S has committed to a huge improvement in chicken welfare
We're asking supermarkets to join M&S and commit to improving chicken welfare, as most of the UK's 950 million chickens currently face 'substantial suffering'.
Cockfighters in court after posting barbaric videos online
Two Kent men who posted barbaric cockfighting videos online bragging about the brutal bloodsport have appeared in court to face a string of animal welfare offences.
Wobbles the wobbly mog wishing for new home
A 'wobbly' cat with a neurological condition, causing coordination problems, is looking for his forever home. Check out his adorable video!
Announcement on wild animals in circuses ban
The UK Government has announced plans to bring the proposed ban on wild animals in circuses in England before MPs, as soon as Parliamentary time allows.
Become an RSPCA Council member
Would you like to use your skills and experience in becoming one of our charity trustees?
Two tiny otter pups rescued from a water mill
We rescued two tiny otter pups – less than five weeks old and 500g each – from a water mill in the Layham area of Suffolk.
Animals crackers: Top five rescues of 2017
Animals do the funniest things. But sometimes they can get themselves in a bit of a pickle and need a helping hand to set them free.
Video shows dramatic rescue of a Labrador from ice
Check out the video showing one of our inspectors crossing thin ice to save dog
Government crackdown on illegal breeders and smugglers
We welcome plans announced by the Government today to crack down on dog breeders in England who put profits ahead of the health and welfare of the animals.
The animal heroes of sub-zero!
With the West Midlands covered in snow for the past week, there have been a group of dedicated animal-lovers who went out of their way to ensure dogs and cats in need didn’t go without care.
The twelve pets of Christmas!
Christmas is a time of love and kindness, so we're urging animal-lovers who think they have room in their homes for a pet this festive season to consider rescuing.