We have released photos of two of our cutest residents – George and Elton – in the hope of encouraging people to adopt a kitten rather than buy one.

These two were found abandoned in a shed in Osterley, West London on 1 August. They were just a few weeks old and barely alive.

Since coming to our Putney Animal Hospital, RSPCA vet nurse Katrina Devita has been hand-rearing them at home. This is because a hospital environment … Continue reading…


This September 24 and 25 we will have a stand at the Emergency Services Show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham to promote our flood response team’s hard work.

Early this year the country was battered with storms and widespread flooding but it wasn’t just people who suffered, animals were put in danger too!

We rescued over 2,000 animals from flooding and our emergency hotline team answered 7,476 calls to animals affected by floods in the first quarter … Continue reading…


English mastiff Barry was first brought into our South Godstone Animal Centre in January 2012 after being abused as a young puppy.

He was rehomed in June that year but unfortunately his new owners’ circumstances changed. So this January he found himself back at the centre.

He has since had a cruciate ligament operation and was just waiting to find the right person.

We were determined not to give up on brave Barry and launched a national appeal to Continue reading…


We’ve launched an appeal for old towels to help orphaned seal pups recover at our East Winch Wildlife Centre.

Our centre in Norfolk is in desperate need of old towels to help provide much-needed warmth for seal pups being cared for at the hospital.

With 15 seals currently in the  intensive care unit, each being fed five times a day, and fresh towels needed every time - they are getting through up to 75 towels a day!

460 other … Continue reading…


There have been a record number of entries for the prestigious RSPCA and PRP Rescue Services Horse/Pony of the Year which aims to find the country’s best rescue equine.

There have already been more than 70 entries received for the competition, which is in its third year and is being held at Equifest on Saturday, 16 August.


Celebrating rescue horses and ponies at Equifest

There will be six in-hand and ridden classes for rescue horses and poniesContinue reading…