General Pet News

General Pet News

Check out the latest general pet related news from around the UK

As part of its mission to celebrate healthy, happy pets and through the website, to encourage owners to seek expert advice on pet healthcare, NOAH is launching a new competition to celebrate pets all over Britain with a ‘Spring in their step’.

The RSPCA has welcomed the European Parliament’s adoption of a resolution formally calling for action to tackle the illegal trade in dogs and cats.

A study commissioned by Blue Cross pet charity reveals that more than four in ten pet owners have ‘pulled a sickie’ from work because of their pet.

A couple who left their three reptiles, dog and cat alone to starve in filthy conditions in their empty house while they stayed just half a mile away have been banned from keeping dogs and reptiles for five years.

Blue Cross is appealing to the nation’s pet lovers to lace up their boots, put on their dancing shoes, trainers or wellies to join in their exciting new Steps for Pets fundraising event this October and help create a happier future for pets in need.

Celebrity animal lovers have thrown their weight behind a campaign to see more pets find their way into secure forever homes.

The man who rehomed Scotland's best known rescue dog is backing a Scottish SPCA campaign encouraging people to take on a homeless pet.

New figures from the RSPCA show the charity received 3,851 calls about abandoned animals in England from January 1 to date - which equates to a total of 33 animals a day - or more than one an hour.

Annual pet population data released by the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA) during National Pet Month (April 1 – May 4) is for the first time showing a steady decline.