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How Dangerous are Ticks for Your Pet?

What are ticks? They are small blood-sucking parasites related to spiders and mites. Many species exist in the U.K, each preferring to feed on the blood of a different animal host such as deer,...

Poor Quality Feeding for Cats

Cat owners are unknowingly feeding their pets poor quality food as well as often handing out scraps of their own meals, including chocolate and cheese, research has found. A study of 2,000 cat owners revealed...

Give Your Garden Birds A Home For Christmas

Spring breeding season may seem an age away, but autumn/winter is actually the perfect time of year to focus on nestboxes. If you have an existing nestbox, a seasonal spruce-up is due and if...
Students in Hampshire Called On to Help ‘billions of chickens’

Students in Hampshire Called On to Help ‘billions of chickens’

There are around a billion meat chickens in the UK and most of these live in ‘unacceptable’ conditions, according to the RSPCA. This is why the RSPCA has been working with other animal protection groups...

Pets Cool Down in the UK

As temperatures have rocketed to the late 20s and 30s this week, RSPCA centres and branches across England and Wales have been ensuring the animals in their care stay cool in the heat. From...

RSPCA Helped More Than 3.6Million Animals In The Past Decade

Charity celebrates ten years of Animal Welfare Act as it shines a light on its work this RSPCA Week. Since the Animal Welfare Act came into force ten years ago, the RSPCA has helped...

Owning a Pet Increases your Chances of Being Happy and Successful

It’s official – owning a pet increases your chances of being happy and successful, according to a study. Experts who polled 1,000 dog and cat owners over the age of 55, and 1,000 adults of...
meet the 12 dogs of christmas

Meet The 12 Dogs Of Christmas

Staff at Dogs Trust Salisbury are calling on local dog lovers to consider opening their homes and hearts to a homeless hound whilst remembering the charity’s iconic slogan, “A Dog is for Life, not just for...

Avondale Pet Food Recalls Pet-food due to salmonella poisoning

Avondale Pet Foods Ltd recalls Just Natural Chicken & Tripe because salmonella has been found in the product. This product has been sold in Scotland and England only. Pack size 20 x 454g and 8 x...

Take a P.E.E.P at your Pet to keep them Safe

With summer in full swing we can enjoy warmer weather, picnics in the park, BBQ’s and lots of holidays and family getaways, of course all made better with your canine or feline companion by...

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Town mill redevelopment insights £500k boost

Plans to transform the Town Mills area of Andover into an attractive riverside park have received a £500k boost. The Enterprise M3 Local Enterprise Partnership...

Architects praise leisure centre finish

Architects who have designed and created the state-of-the-art Andover Leisure Centre have praised the teamwork that helped build 'one of the finest projects they...

Andover champion motorcyclist injured during testing

Testing for Jake Archer, Andover's 'championship' motorbike racer, didn't go to plan. The 18-year-old British Moto3 Champion has switched to riding a Moto2 for the...