The RSPCA has teamed up with the chair of the Senedd’s new Cross Party Group on Animal Welfare to urge the Welsh Government to formally recognise and consider animal sentience in Welsh law. 

Calls come after the UK Government’s Animal Welfare (Sentience) Act 2022 recently received Royal Assent; creating a landmark new Animal Sentience Committee (ASC) which will consider the effect of all UK Government policy on the welfare of animals in the near future.

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Could you go starry-eyed for a special rescue animal this May the fourth? If you live in Worcestershire, you don’t need to go to a galaxy far, far away to find the perfect companion!

To help celebrate all things Star Wars – on May 4th – the RSPCA Worcester and Mid-Worcestershire Branch is looking to rehome some animals who have been named after the iconic franchise.

Could cat Count Dooku or rabbits Jabba The Fluff and Jar Jar Binky be … Continue reading…