Help your pet adjust when you go back to work after lockdown

As some return to work, RSPCA is issuing advice to dog owners to help their pets adjust to the change… For many of us, life has changed significantly during the Covid-19 lockdown – and it’s also changed for our dogs. When the restrictions are lifted, we will have to adjust again to returning to our normal routines […]

Dog left in Blackpool church with note set to be rehomed

A dog left at a church with a note from its owner saying “I love you and I’m so, so, so sorry” is set to be rehomed. The brindle and white Staffordshire bull terrier-cross, named Cracker, was left tied to the altar of Sacred Heart Church in Blackpool on 18 December. The RSPCA is caring […]

Neglected dog’s fur was so matted her paws dissolved

A severely neglected dog had to be put down after her paws had ‘dissolved’ under faeces-covered matted fur, which had been left for months. The little Shih Tzu, Lola, was left struggling to walk after the skin on her back legs had disintegrated so badly that the bone was left exposed. Her owner Carla Freer, […]