Dog rescue centres struggle as lockdown dries up funds

Dog shelters are facing closure because of the lockdown to tackle the coronavirus outbreak. Animal charities have had to shut fundraising shops and close centres to the public as well as put adoptions on hold.  The RSPCA’s York branch has an emergency appeal to raise its ¬£60,000 monthly cost to keep from closing down. It […]

Battersea Cats & Dogs Home suspends intake amid COVID-19 pandemic

A shelter for cats and dogs has had to stop accepting rescue animals due to the coronavirus outbreak. Battersea Cats And Dogs Home said it had suspended its intake and feared it would have to take in a larger-than-average number of animals once it is able to open its doors again. Its three sites are […]