ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS

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Name: ROYAL SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

RSPCA says cat owners only want cats that look good in 'selfies'

Officials with the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) have released reports stating that black cats are not being adopted since they aren't popular in "selfies". ... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

All the Things Selfies Have Ruined, According to News Headlines

The Telegraph reported this week that Britain’s animal rescue centers are currently ”full to bursting” with black cats because they don’t look good in cellphone pictures. People in the U.K. are apparently sick and tired of the hideous creatures ruining ... [Published Vocativ - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Curse of Selfies: Black Cats Doomed

A customer at the Black Cat Cafe in Japan, which helps find foster families for catsThe Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) confirms a rise in the number of abandoned black cats, blaming the selfie-addicted generation of people, ... [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Hero Rescue Cat Detects Fire in Family's Home

Tilly was adopted from the RSPCA just three weeks ago7NewsAdopting a flea-bitten rescue cat may have been the best decision Matt Clayton has ever made.At first, he wanted a dog. But when the Melbourne man went to the Royal Society for the Prevention of ... [Published People Pets - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Pit Bull Police Dog Put To Death; Wasn’t A Pit Bull

Pit Bulls are illegal in Great Britain, so when a trained police dog was labeled a Pit Bull , it was put to death. The dog, Tyson, was being trained for police work at the Avon and Sommerset Police Department after being rescued from the Royal Society ... [Published Inquisitr - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Good Guys greater for RSPCA

Julie Mason from The Good Guys Oxley. Photo Inga Williams / The Satellite Inga WilliamsRSPCA Queensland: The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Queensland is the state's oldest, largest and leading animal welfare charity, dedicated ... [Published Ipswich Satellite - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Shock and dismay at rise in animal experiments

According to the statistics – released by the Home Office yesterday (July 10) – there has been an increase of 11,554 experiments from 2012 to 2013; a 0.3% rise. This takes the total number to 4,121,582 .This, says the British Union for the Abolition of ... [Published Vetsonline - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Living and giving ethically: if you can only do a little, what should you do?

Jon Faine's co-host is writer and 3RRR broadcaster, Lorin Clarke.Their first guest is Peter Singer. He is the Ira W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics at the Centre for Human Values at Princeton University, and a Laureate Professor at Melbourne University's ... [Published ABC Online - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Dolly Parton Offers to Adopt Dog Found Abandoned at Glastonbury Festival

By Deidre GrievesIn partnership with Pet360.comDolly Parton drew a huge crowd at the Glastonbury Festival in the U.K. But her performance isn’t the thing making headlines. Instead, the country singer’s offer to adopt a dog found abandoned at the festival ... [Published The Palm Beach Post - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Sainsbury’s lists first ever Freedom Food trout, from Dawnfresh

, 9:31 amUK retailer Sainsbury’s has begun stocking the first ever Freedom Food-certified farmed rainbow trout, reports the Grocer .Supplied by Dawnfresh, and reared based on welfare standards set by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to ... [Published Undercurrent News - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

The RSPCA is chasing the wrong quarry

Hunting is part of the fabric of rural life and the folk in red coats should be left in peace Tally ho! Remember how Tony Blair mocked Tory MPs in the House of Commons when the government he led introduced the Hunting Act? It was said at the time that ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

MY FIRST JOB: Cherie Jones

My first job was volunteering as a veterinary assistant at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA). Even though it was voluntary, I was paid a stipend and all in all, I can truly say, it was an experience which helped to shape ... [Published Barbados Daily Nation - Jun 26 2014]

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"There are a number of reasons for us having so many black cats, including the fact that black animals tend not to photograph as well as other cats with more distinctive markings" said an RSPCA spokesman
"She was looking up at me, looking up at the roof – meow meowmeow meow" he told Melbourne's 7 News
"I don't believe there is such a thing as an un-photogenic animal" he said
"I invite everyone to come on down and join in the festivities, as there sure are lots of reasons to celebrate."

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RSPCA says cat owners only want cats that look ... [Published Digital Journal - Jul 31 2014]
All the Things Selfies Have Ruined, According t... [Published Vocativ - Jul 31 2014]
The Curse of Selfies: Black Cats Doomed [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 31 2014]
Hero Rescue Cat Detects Fire in Family's Home [Published People Pets - Jul 31 2014]
Homeless Black Cats Said to Suffer From Poor Se... [Published ABC News - Jul 30 2014]
Boarding Cattery Cheshire: Let Your Pet Have It... [Published Scoop Asia - Jul 30 2014]
KUBA Ka Single “Stop Feenin’” Featured In New F... [Published PRWeb - Jul 30 2014]
Pit Bull Police Dog Put To Death; Wasn’t A Pit ... [Published Inquisitr - Jul 20 2014]
The Good Guys greater for RSPCA [Published Ipswich Satellite - Jul 16 2014]
Shock and dismay at rise in animal experiments [Published Vetsonline - Jul 11 2014]
The U.K.'s Unjustifiable Plan to Kill Thousands... [Published TakePart - Jul 09 2014]
The Barbaric Procedure Your Dog Should Never Ha... [Published Mercola - Jul 09 2014]
Living and giving ethically: if you can only d... [Published ABC Online - Jul 09 2014]
Dolly Parton Offers to Adopt Dog Found Abandone... [Published The Palm Beach Post - Jul 08 2014]
Sainsbury’s lists first ever Freedom Food trout... [Published Undercurrent News - Jul 07 2014]
The RSPCA is chasing the wrong quarry [Published Telegraph - Jul 04 2014]
Creative Virtual to Participate in the British ... [Published PRWeb - Jul 02 2014]
Differing approaches by English and Australian ... [Published Lexology - Jun 27 2014]
MY FIRST JOB: Cherie Jones [Published Barbados Daily Nation - Jun 26 2014]
China baby elephant exports row [Published Zimbabwe Chronicle - Jun 25 2014]
Australia to resume live sheep exports to Iran ... [Published Animals Australia - Jun 24 2014]
Report: RSPCA Is Most Complained About Charity [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 17 2014]
Radical Vegan Who Compared Farming to the Holoc... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 05 2014]
TrustedHousesitters.com supporting the RSPCA [Published PRWeb - May 30 2014]
Ban on live exports to Iran lifted [Published Guardian.co.uk - May 28 2014]
How The Rising Status Of Cats And Dogs Could Do... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - May 21 2014]
Ashes pig smuggler faces cruelty charges [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Nov 22 2013]
Briton suspected of cruelty to cat surrenders [Published Topnews.in - Nov 12 2011]
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Report: RSPCA Is Most Complained About Charity [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 17 2014]
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) is the most complained about charity in Britain, according to the Charity Commission. Third Sector reveals that, following a Freedom of Information request, the regulator revealed ...
Radical Vegan Who Compared Farming to the Holoc... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 05 2014]
A hard line vegan who compared farming to the Holocaust has been defeated in her attempt to get onto the ruling council of animal welfare charity the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA). Peta Watson-Smith, whose comments ...
How The Rising Status Of Cats And Dogs Could Do... [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - May 21 2014]
The scientific community has always had an uneasy relationship with cats and dogs.© Isselee|Dreamstime.com In November of 2010, 26,000 scientists descended on the San Diego Convention Center to attend the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience. ...
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