RSPCA calls for more regulation in pet industry

Home footage has captured a dog walker hitting a pet in her care, as campaigners call for more regulation and licensing across the industry. Not all local authorities require dog walkers, trainers and groomers to have qualifications and licences to operate, say the RSPCA, and this can lead to some animals being put at risk. […]

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 […]