Influx of calls about goldfish being eaten as part of drinking ‘game’


We are condemning an alarming new trend involving fish being eaten as part of a bizarre drinking game.

There has been a spike of calls to us in the last week all describing videos of people drinking a shot of alcohol with a fish inside.

The incidents appear to be part of new craze called ‘Neknominating’, involving people filming themselves ‘necking’ alcohol, then nominating a friend … Continue reading…


We are warning people not to go away on holiday and leave their pets unattended. 

As the main summer holiday getaway peaks this weekend, our inspectors are reporting calls to houses where pets have just been left with piles of food and no-one looking after them.

We always see a rise in abandoned animals during the summer months and inspectors are warning that leaving pets home alone is not acceptable.

Under the Animal Welfare Act owners have a … Continue reading…