We are urging people not to bring dogs to Appleby Horse Fair, Cumbria for the annual Gypsy and Traveller event, which starts on Thursday (6-12 June).
Despite advising people of the dangers, our officers pulled two dogs out of hot cars again during the 2012 event. Their owners were given cautions.
Dogs die in hot cars
RSPCA Chief Inspector Rob Melloy, said:
It’s unacceptable. Dogs shouldn’t be brought to the fair at all, it is quite simply no place