If you see a baby wild animal at this time of year, it's usually better off sticking with mum. If you’re worried about a young animal that seems to be alone, don't touch it but be sure to watch it from a distance first to see if the parents return. More advice here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Despite scientific evidence demonstrating that crabs, lobsters, prawns and crayfish are highly likely to experience pain and even emotional anxiety, they currently receive no protection under the Animal Welfare Act 2006.
Sign Crustacean Compassion's petition to help protect them: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Spruce up your Mother's Day with this cute plant pot DIY - will you opt for cat, dog or bunny ears?
Whichever you choose, remember that many species of plant - such as daffodils and lilies - can be highly toxic to animals, so be sure to choose a pet-friendly plant. Read our top tips on preventing poisonings, and what to do if you think your pet has been poisoned: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Cheeky chappie Meeko is a little lonely, and looking for a new pad with the company of some female piggy pals. Could you be his furever home?
Get in touch with R.S.P.C.A Manchester & Salford Branch for more information about Meeko and his guinea pig pal Pascal: [ Bit.ly Link ]
This #NationalPuppyDay we're urging everyone thinking of getting a four-legged friend to rescue from one of our centres. Use our website's Find a Pet pages to start your search and #FindEachOther.
If you're thinking of buying your next canine companion, use our Puppy Contract to ensure you get a happy, healthy pup: [ Bit.ly Link ]
We rescued this handsome buck after he got himself rather tangled in netting on a rugby pitch. Luckily he was unharmed, but this isn't always the case. Please remember to put netting away: [ Bit.ly Link ]
On #InternationalDayOfHappiness, here's an update on Ella the lurcher, who was abandoned in Peterborough last month. She's still being treated for a skin condition and isn't available for rehoming yet, but she's coming on in leaps and bounds (literally!).
We continue to appeal for information about how she came to be abandoned - please get in touch: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Meet Tyson, the one-eyed pirate pooch who has been with Rspca Blackberry Farm Animal centre for a whopping 296 days! He's looking for a new crew of shipmates, which could include children aged 12+ and a calm female dog: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Whilst people may like to see their name in lights, Kenley at RSPCA Leybourne Animal Centre likes it in the form of people! This super intelligent boy is after an active home with plenty of physical and mental stimulation: [ Bit.ly Link ]