News 2018-04-24T13:28:27+00:00

Dogs stolen by fake SSPCA officers and used for dog fighting - 26 Sep 2018
Police in Lanarkshire, Scotland, are warning dog owners to be vigilant of criminals claiming to be SSPCA officers, who are then ‘seizing’ dogs and using them as bait in illegal dog fights... Read More

New 2018 Breeding Regulations - 14 Sep 2018
Following the high-profile Lucy’s law campaign which will put an end to third-party puppy sales, new guidelines regarding dog breeding in England, will come into effect from 1stOctober 2018... Read More

Profit before health: Parvovirus on the rise in Britain due to breeders not vaccinating - 13 Sep 2018
It’s well known that unscrupulous breeders and puppy farmers put profit before health when it comes to breeding and selling puppies. Not vaccinating dogs against deadly diseases is just one of the ways greedy breeders save money, and this is now having a devasting effect in the UK... Read More

Shocking statistics show over 31% of puppies bought online become ill or die in the first year - 03 Sep 2018
Research has shown that a third of buyers that bought their puppies from online adverts, faced emotional distress and financial difficulties as their puppy became ill or sadly died, all in the first year since purchase... Read More

Northern Ireland in stalemate over the puppy farm ban - 30 Aug 2018
Despite Lucy’s Law finally getting the go-ahead, Belfast City Council have said they’re unable to introduce the ban on third party puppy and kitten sales, due to the stalemate situation in Stormont.  .. Read More

Lucy’s Law Victory: What happens next in the war against puppy farms? - 23 Aug 2018
The Government has backed the ban of third party puppy and kitten sales in the UK. But what does this mean for existing puppy farms and dealers, and are there any loopholes that can be exploited to enable them to continue?.. Read More

Lucy’s Law victory as third party puppy trading is finally banned - 22 Aug 2018
Despite being man’s best friend, the ever-growing trade in dogs means that many thousands of dogs and puppies are exploited and abused by unscrupulous breeders and traders, every year, purely for profit. The backing of Lucy’s Law will now ban the sale of puppies and kittens by large scare commercial breeders and pet shops.. Read More

Kent woman banned for keeping animal for life following raid on ‘disgusting’ puppy farm - 16 Aug 2018
A woman from Kent has been banned from keeping animals for life, fined £2000 and received a 20 month suspended prison sentence after the RSPCA raided her 'disgusting' puppy farm... Read More

Rescue Dog of the Month August 2018 - 14 Aug 2018
I am so so so late choosing the winner this month, firstly apologies for that. We have such a worthy winner of Rescue Dog of the Month for August, reading their story had us all in tears... Read More

1,200 ‘designer puppies’ seized at UK borders in appalling conditions - 14 Aug 2018
The Daily Mirror and the Dogs Trust have been investigating the illegal smuggling of puppies into the UK and have uncovered the huge numbers involved, along with the appalling conditions in which these dogs are transported... Read More

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