Norwich woman finds newborn kitten in bedroom wardrobe

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 08:53 22 March 2018<p>Cassie Hollis discovered a newborn kitten in her cupboard on Wednesday morning. Picture Cassie Hollis.<p>Archant<p>When …


RSPCA, Dogs Trust and police raid 4 Paws vet and rescue centre in Grimsby

A massive police and RSPCA raid is underway at a vets and dog rescue centre in Lincolnshire.<p>Officers stormed 4 Paws Veterinary Clinic near Grimsby …


Praise the puppies

THEY may drive you barking mad sometimes, but what they lack in manners they make up for in cuddles and unconditional love.


Two reported to prosecutors over 'puppy farm' raid

<b>Two people have been reported to the procurator fiscal after dozens of dogs and puppies were seized at an alleged puppy farm in Aberdeenshire.</b><p>Scottish SPCA officers carried out an operation near Fyvie last November.<p>The Crown Office said a report had been received concerning a 52-year-old man and a …


Sacramento SPCA hopes you‘ll ‘adopt a silver snout’ during free-adoption special

The Sacramento SPCA, with contractor Taylor Morrison's support, is offering free adoptions for senior pets this week.<p>Any dog 5 years old or older and …


Cellphone recording halts animal welfare sentencing in Christchurch

A Canterbury man threatened to harm SPCA inspectors after they took action against his partner for failing to have her terminally-ill cat put down.


Montreal SPCA against Quebec pit bull ban

The Quebec government wants to implement regulations for dangerous dogs, but how do they identify which dogs are dangerous? That was the debate that …


RSPCA release statement after dead horse found abandoned in Bransholme

The RSPCA has said it has launched an investigation after a horse was found dead in Bransholme.<p>The animal was discovered lifeless and laying on its …

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Oh Deer! Young Muntjac Has To Be Rescued After Falling From Roof

A young muntjac deer had to be rescued after falling from a roof and getting stuck upside-down between two walls.<p>The animal is thought to have …


How Much Does It Really Cost  To Own A Dog  Per Year❓

Canines are well-known to lessen stress and educate families’ lessons in accountability however canine ownership requires financial accountability …


Police find nearly 300 bunnies hopping in California home

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A Sacramento animal shelter is seeking supplies and cash donations to care for nearly 300 rabbits taken from a single …


RSPCA call for witnesses on 'sickening' puppy incident

The RSPCA is asking for witnesses or CCTV footage after a vehicle was seen dragging a puppy behind it on Sunday, March 18.<p>The incident occurred …


East Bay pets of the week: Shelter animals need your help

<b>Pepper</b> (A127155) is a 5-year old that lived happily in a home for 5 years but sadly found her way to the shelter due to housing issues. She is a very …

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Frail old dog shut outside and left for dead in sub-zero temperatures

A 19-year-old dog was shut out of his home and left for dead amid snowy, icy weather and sub-zero temperatures.<p>Heartless owners shut the old and …

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Puppies Founds in Freezer During Massive Puppy Mill Raid Show Why You Should NEVER Buy a Dog From a Pet Store - One Green Planet

This is heartbreaking! As we’ve seen time and time again with puppy mills (large-scale commercial dog breeding facilities), the welfare of the dogs …


Meet Roxy the dog who is after a forever home

THERE is no doubt that anyone who meets Roxy the dog will fall head over heels.<p>Roxy, a brindle crossbreed dog, is at the RSPCA in Newport and …

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Beautiful Blip - Rescued From A Hoarder - Needs A Loving Home

The 7-year-old kitty was rescued from a hoarder with 130 cats.<p>EATONTOWN, NJ - Little boy Blip was rescued from a hoarding situation where he lived in …


SPCA Monday: Faith and Mercedes

<b>BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) —</b> March 19’s SPCA visitors were Faith and Mercedes, who are looking for a home together.<p>If you’re interested in adopting the …


Twenty five rabbits dumped in freezing cold in Sheffield

The RSPCA is appealing for information after 25 rabbits were abandoned in freezing cold blizzard conditions in Sheffield at the weekend.<p>The rabbits …


Kent men sentenced over 'high-level' cockfighting

<b>Two men have been handed suspended jail sentences after they admitted forcing cockerels to fight to the death.</b><p>Bill Ripley, 46, and Moses Brinkley, 62, both of Claywood Lane in Bean, Kent were investigated by the RSPCA and police after videos were seen online.<p>The charity said the cockfighting was …


Nearly 300 Rabbits Rescued From Sacramento-Area Home

The Sacramento SPCA on Sunday was housing nearly 300 rabbits seized from a home in nearby Folsom last week.Police and animal control officers …


Justice for Teddy: Animal lovers hold vigil for abused Duncan dog

Animal lovers from up and down Vancouver Island are demanding stricter punishment for pet owners after a dog died in what the BC SPCA is calling one …

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Bunoverload: Sacramento SPCA asks for donations, supplies as 286 rescued rabbits arrive

Dubbing the surprise event "#bunoverload2018," the Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is reaching out for supplies and …


RSPCA ready to spread the load

THE RSPCA will establish a single care centre in the state as it moves to concentrate on upholding animal welfare laws and work with other …


Emus ‘mowed down’ in disturbing footage

THE RSPCA has condemned disturbing footage that appears to show emus being run down by a car.


RSPCA not happy with dog treatment

The RSPCA say it is concerned by CCTV footage that has emerged of a man kicking towards a puppy and pulling it along in Hamilton Hill.<p>The video was …


RSPCA urge review into ‘extremely concerning’ six Cheltenham deaths

Officials at the RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) have described the six equine fatalities at the Cheltenham Festival …

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Cute Ferret Hiding Among Stuffed Animals Surprises Woman Who's Spring Cleaning

Be careful while you're spring cleaning this season, because you may end up with a surprise visitor! That's exactly what happened to one unsuspecting …


This tiny 'defenceless' puppy was dumped in someone’s garden and left for dead

A charity has been left outraged after a tiny puppy was dumped in someone’s garden and left for dead.<p>The seven-week old pup was found in a shoebox …


Dog, 11 puppies found frozen, wrapped in plastic; 60 other dogs rescued from alleged puppy mill, officials say

A dog and 11 puppies were found dead in a kitchen freezer -- individually wrapped in plastic bags -- and 60 other dogs were rescued this week from what SPCA of Texas officials alleged was a puppy mill.<p>The animals were found Wednesday in a home in Canton, Texas, about 60 miles east of Dallas, the …