Following shocking revelations about children seeing animal abuse online, the RSPCA is launching its biggest-ever education initiative. Find out more about the nine initiatives
A week before the UK release of Wes Anderson’s new adventure, the animal charity has searched its shelters for the real deals
Let’s be honest, who doesn’t want Duke by her side?
Lucy’s Law, the campaign to ban the sale of puppies by pet shops and other third-party dealers, has today reached more than 100,000 signatures, which means parliament will consider it for a debate.
Success for #banshockcollars: Defra has announced consultation into the ban of electric shock collars
A still from Dogs Trust’s campaign video
The lobbying efforts by Dogs Trust, veterinary professionals, animal charities and generally sane people, who signed the petition, has been successful: This morning, Defra announced it will ban the use of electric shock collars.
Just like we no longer cane children to teach them discipline, it is extraordinary that we should still use electric shock collars to discipline dogs. And yet, while choosing reward-based training over punishment should be a no-brainer