Eight London-based secondary schools are set to compete in the finale of a prestigious RSPCA-backed debating competition. 

After successfully running ‘The Great Debate’ in secondary schools for a number of years, the RSPCA has now teamed up with fellow charity Debate Mate for their prestigious 2021 Grand Cup Finals.

Debate Mate is a global educational organisation, aiming to power social change through equipping children and young people with the skills and confidence to become world-class communicators through their after school … Continue reading…

The RSPCA is appealing for information after a beloved family pet was fatally shot in Harlow.

Chewit’s heartbroken owners contacted the RSPCA and officers at the charity have now launched an investigation.

It is believed he was shot on Sunday September 13 sometime before 9pm in the area of Churchfield Harlow.

Poor Chewit, who was just over a year old, managed to drag himself home, despite collapsing and bleeding heavily from his side. His devastated family rushed him to a … Continue reading…

RSPCA Bedfordshire North Branch welcomes animal lovers safely back to its charity shops tomorrow in Bedford

An RSPCA charity shop in Bedford is once again opening their doors to the public from tomorrow (Wednesday 29 July).

The RSPCA closed all of its 318 charity shops at the start of lockdown but is now pleased to be undergoing a phased re-opening, following the social distancing guidelines set out by the Government.

A spokesperson for the branch said: “We have missed all … Continue reading…

RSPCA Eau Brink Rehoming Centre has two inseparable pairs of mums and daughters who they would love to rehome together.

The RSPCA is looking to find homes for two pairs of mum and daughters who need to be rehomed together.

Both pairs are inseparable and so the RSPCA wants to find the perfect homes where both the daughters can stay with their mums.

Hoping to find a new home this Mother’s Day is mum Charley and her daughter Alma, as … Continue reading…

The RSPCA today urged horse lovers to rehome from them as they rescued almost 90 horses a month last year due to the ongoing horse crisis.

In Essex the charity rescued 25 horses from neglect and suffering last year and has hundreds looking for loving homes.


As part of the animal welfare charity’s special rehoming drive Adoptober, new figures have been released showing that although 328 horses were found new homes last year, 886 remain in the charity’s specialist … Continue reading…