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RSPCA & Angling Trust call for responsible disposal of lethal fishing litter

Call For Responsible Disposal Of Lethal Fishing Litter

The RSPCA is joining calls from the Angling Trust for anglers and fishermen to dispose of their fishing paraphernalia responsibly. The renewed plea comes as recent figures from the animal charity reveal that nearly...

Lethal Christmas Dinners for your Pets

Nearly half (49 per cent) of dog and cat owners will unknowingly risk the lives of their pets by giving them toxic foods this Christmas Stuffing, mince pies and chocolate all have ingredients that...

Cat Owners Ask for Change in Air Gun Laws

Owners of cats which have died or suffered shocking injuries following a spate of air gun shootings in June have joined Cats Protection to call for a change in the law. The horrific incidents...

Protect your pets for the “coldest winter ever”

As winter fast approaches, with the days getting shorter and temperatures getting colder, it's as important as ever to ensure your pet is well prepared for the winter season ahead. Prevention is better than cure,...

Prevent a Flea Infestation

For many pet owners, the risk of fleas is a worry and the idea of a flea infestation in the home is a nightmare. Infestations can take weeks or months to control, and when...

The UK’s Purrfect Homes for Pets

UK PET owners are kitting out their homes to accommodate their four-legged companions, according to new research. A survey of 1,013 UK pet owners carried out by interiors etailer, Furniture123, revealed that British pet...
Stowaway Baby Pigeons Found on Royal Navy Warship

Stowaway Baby Pigeons Found on Royal Navy Warship

Two pigeon chicks found in a hidden nest on HMS Queen Elizabeth have been rescued and safely transported by the Royal Navy to the RSPCA’s West Hatch Wildlife Centre in Taunton, Somerset. The chicks -...
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...
Andover pet corner | Baby boom: young wildlife casualties flooding into RSPCA's wildlife centres | Andover & Villages

Young Wildlife Casualties Flooding Into RSPCA’s Wildlife Centres

The babies of thousands of Britain's most iconic wild animals need special care to get them ready to be released back into the wild. There’s a baby boom at the RSPCA as more than...

Haynes Manuals Create humorous Guide To Pet

This autumn, eight new pocket-sized parodies from Haynes Publishing are being added to the hugely popular Haynes Explains range of titles, penned by international best-selling author Boris Starling. Making for the ideal Secret Santa...

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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...
Missing 21-year-old found

Police appeal for missing 21-year-old woman

FOUND: 21-year-old found 'safe and well' Andover Police are searching for an Andover girl, Samantha Riley, 21, she was last seen at Andover town centre...

School minibus programme wins national transformation award

Hampshire County Council’s innovative Spend to Save scheme, which provides schools with minibuses as part of ensuring that eligible children have a safe home...