Marc Turnbull, 38, fired on Rocky six times with an air rifle, hit him with shovel and left him for dead in a ditch
Whether it's for a poodle or a pointer, we've got cosy cushions and brilliant baskets to let sleeping dogs lie
The Archbishop of Canterbury has turned down an invitation to be a patron of the RSPCA.
TV viewers have lodged around 400 complaints about documentary-style spoof
Plans to merge dog orders with antisocial behaviour powers fail to tackle irresponsible breeders
Controversial badger culling to tackle tuberculosis in cattle is set to go ahead this summer, after two pilot schemes were given the green light today.
Investigators were today still trying to identify the source of a pollution spill that may yet kill thousands of seabirds along a stretch of the South Coast from West Sussex to Cornwall.
Mallard is evading RSPCA officers trying to help it
Figures showed some 1,600 properties had flooded since yesterday, while flood defences had protected more than 54,000 homes.
With a beautiful colorful plumage, an intelligent and playful manner, and an uncanny ability to mimic the human voice, you'd think Beaky, a chattering lory, would have no problem finding a new home.
Brian May, the Queen guitarist and animal rights campaigner, is to perform at the inaugural Wildlife Rocks.
Millions of dog owners will have to pay for their pets to be fitted with a microchip, under plans set to be announced next week.
The Coalition government today rejected a ban on wild animals in circuses in favour of a new licensing regime.
Battery farming of rabbits is set to return to Britain for the first time in more than a 15 years to satisfying a growing hunger for their meat.
Dog owners could be forced to have a microchip implanted under their pet's skin under government plans to combat dangerous animals.
Nine in 10 people would not wear real fur despite it making a comeback on the catwalk, according to research today.