Small Animal

The Dogs Trust is calling on the government to take immediate action to address the illegal importation of puppies into Great Britain, after the undercover investigation discovered smugglers across Central and Eastern Europe continuing to abuse the system.

As summer approaches, pets will be out and about with us and may be more likely to get themselves into tricky situations where they need our help to give first aid before getting to a vet. 

Lintbells has announced that following on from great feedback about its YuMEGA Quit That Itch campaign in June, a new campaign will launch in August.


During what may be the hottest June since 1976, a dog was admitted to the Blue Cross after she was spotted swallowing a lollipop stick in one gulp.

Glasgow vets have saved the leg of a Munsterlander dog from amputation using medical technology funded by Sir Bobby Robson’s landmine charity, Find a Better Way.

The RSPCA is urging owners to look after their pets 'great and small' after four rabbits and two hamsters were abandoned in Essex.

As the half-way mark of National Microchipping Month passes, national pet charity Blue Cross reminds cat owners to microchip their pets now or risk losing them forever if they stray.

Liverpool scientists are using big data and text mining methods to create a warning system for flystrike in pet rabbits.