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Puppy Dealer Sentenced After Dogs Kept in Pig Pens Die of Parvovirus

Man in court for causing unnecessary suffering to puppies A man has been disqualified from dealing in dogs after 23 were found in poor conditions at a pig farm in North Yorkshire. James Featon (DoB: 19/01/1968) of Roughaw Road, Skipton … Continue reading

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Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Urges Scottish Government to Take Action on Animal Cruelty

Battersea is calling on the Government to prioritise tougher animal cruelty sentences as a matter of urgency to deter potential offenders and reflect the Scottish public’s view that animal cruelty is not acceptable. The leading animal welfare charity welcomes Ministers’ … Continue reading

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RSPCA Urges Public Not to Buy Dogs with Cropped Ears 

Animal welfare charity has seen 157% increase in reports of dogs with cropped ears over last two years The RSPCA is urging the public never to buy a dog with cropped ears as the charity has seen a surge in … Continue reading

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RSPCA Reports Rise in Animal Cruelty

The RSPCA investigated more than 400 allegations of animal cruelty per day last year – an increase of almost 5% compared to the previous 12 months. In figures released today, the RSPCA says it received 1.15million calls last year, averaging … Continue reading

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Thai-Based Animal Welfare Organisation Soi Dog Foundation Wins at Prestigious British Charity Film Awards Ceremony

“People’s Choice” Award for Short Film of Thai Dog Who Had Front Legs Hacked Off With A Sword Soi Dog Foundation, the Thai-based street dog and cat welfare organisation responsible for fighting the Asian dog meat trade, was awarded the … Continue reading

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RSPCA Welcomes EU Resolution To End Illegal Trafficking Of Pets

The RSPCA has welcomed the European Parliament’s adoption of a resolution formally calling for action to tackle the growing illegal trade in pets. The Parliament (EP) is calling on the European Commission to take action to try to stop the … Continue reading

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