Labour says move would 'endanger Britain’s proud tradition as a country that stands up for animal welfare'
It is thought the puppies had been living in their own urine as their pawpads were red raw
Following media outcry, owner Susan Cuthbert said Crufts has been 'the worst nightmare of my show life'
Many viewers criticised Crufts for allowing the German Shepherd dog to enter and win the competition
The officers 'desperately need a crash course in humane animal control,' says Peta
They may seem like innocent ways to celebrate, but if used carelessly they can terrify, injure and kill all animals - wildlife, livestock and pets.'
The petition calls for animal abusers to be put on a register for life which will prevent them from keeping animals
The charity has warned that the increasing demand for ‘handbag’ puppies is boosting the trade of unlicensed breeders in the United Kingdom.
'It’s difficult to imagine the pain and suffering this poor little dog has endured'
Reports of the activity do ‘not appear to be true’
It took around five hours to round up the animals after they made a bit for freedom down the A21
Staffie was given a one-in-a-million chance of survival after he was found with a 20in crossbow bolt through his head
The RSPCA is appealing for anyone with information concerning the identity of the man in the video to come forward.
Defending her actions, she wrote: 'Don't panic everyone it was only for a minute but [the dog] hasn't barked since. POINT MADE!'
The culprits were under the infuence of drugs when they carried out the attack
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