RSPCA

RSPCA shares harrowing images of baby swan killed after becoming tangled in fishing line as it blasts rogue anglers RSPCA inspector Michelle Hare warned fishers to discard fishing lines properly  A baby...

Lauren Hartley, 26, and Luke Hewick, 28, were walking by a bin in Kingswood, Hull, when they heard tiny cries for help. They peeked inside the trash can and noticed that an Asda bag was rustling, so...

Now RSPCA backs Spring Clean: Charity supports drive to freshen up Britain after reports of animals trapped in lockdown litter RSPCA said it took 4,000 calls about creatures stuck in discarded waste in...

RSPCA fears Covid will trigger a ‘dog welfare crisis’ after massive 650% spike in people searching for puppies online during lockdown  Figures show  15,000 searches for ‘Puppies near...

Beware of the grumpy cats! Feline pets will need to be gently weaned off human contact when owners return to work after lockdown, RSPCA says Cats may have developed more dependence on human contact during...

A DOG breeder has been accused of letting his puppy snort cocaine. Scott Windrum, 29, is said to have let his three-month-old English bulldog Lilac Trei sniff white powder from a hand. He then supposedly...

A couple whose pet dogs "cooked to death" after being left in a tent for eight hours in 34C temperatures have been banned from keeping animals. Sarah Henniker, 33, and TJ Gregory, 28, left pugs...

An emaciated dog was dumped at the roadside with her face covered in tumours and claws growing into her feet. The helpless terrier-type dog was rescued by the RSPCA after being found on Mount Tabor in...

Police in Australia are investigating after footage emerged of a man punching a kangaroo with a "broken back" on Snapchat. The footage posted on the popular messaging platform shows a man boxing...

Meet Faith – she's Britain's loneliest dog and has spent 1,000 waiting in RSPCA kennels to be adopted. The three-year-old Staffie is the charity's longest staying resident after she...

But, despite appearances, the fox was beyond help. Ellie explained: “As soon as I arrived I realised that this wasn’t a live fox – but a dead fox who’d been stuffed...

Yobs have slaughtered a family of swans in a "senseless" air gun attack. The two adults and five cygnets were shot dead, wrapped in plastic bags and then dumped on a river bank. X-ray images...

A pensioner was left stunned when she opened her oven and found a huge snake lurking inside. The 82-year-old was about to cook chips for dinner when she spotted the reptile and slammed the door shut. ...

Inspectors from an animal welfare charity were left horrified after visiting a faeces-caked home where a dead kitten was found dumped in a bin. RSPCA inspectors documented the “dreadful conditions”...

A trainee vet nurse who kept 196 animals in “appalling” conditions in the squalid flat she shared with her young son has been banned from keeping pets. Charmaine Collins, 28, had cats, dogs, rabbits,...

A ‘distressed’ dog was smashed free from a locked car after being trapped inside for up to two hours. Disturbing images show the boiling husky collapsed on the ground after being freed from...