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  • Winter Welfare Tips

    World Horse Welfare cares for around 330 horses at any one time across our four UK Recovery and Rehabilitation Centres. Even at our most Northern Centre; Belwade Farm in Aberdeenshire, horses are only rugged if they are clipped, particularly elderly, underweight or thin skinned. Deputy Chief Executive …

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    Bunny welfare

    Get your rabbits neutered, unless they are intended for breeding and provisions have been made to care for both parents and offspring. Before allowing rabbits to breed, seek the advice of your vet to ensure they are suitable for breeding in terms of their health and personalities. …

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    Keeping rabbits

    Food Rabbits need to be fed a balanced diet which is high in fibre. This will help to support their growth, movement, and digestion, along with their general wellbeing. In caring for your rabbit, it is important that you maintain its diet and that you do not …

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  • Volunteering for RSPCA

    Volunteering for the RSPCA is one enjoyable way of helping animal welfare and can be very rewarding. We have a large network of local branches throughout England and Wales, each committed to carrying out local animal welfare and enhanced by a number of regional animal centres, wildlife centres, animal hospitals and clinics. Our volunteers make a …

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  • Animal Welfare

    Copeland Borough Council work with organisations such as the RSPCA, DogsTrust and local kennels to prevent the mistreatment of animals as well as educate people on how to be a responsible pet owner. Our environmental officers can provide you with information and advice on who …

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  • Reporting Cruelty

    You can make a real difference As a direct consequence of public action, hundreds of successful RSPCA prosecutions are made each year and thousands of animals are saved from further suffering. If in doubt always contact us and set your mind at rest. Read our checklist Take …

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  • Ferrets

    The five welfare needs for ferrets

    There is no one “perfect” way to care for ferrets because every ferret and every situation is different, but certain essential needs must be met. It is up to you how you look after your ferret, but you must take reasonable steps to ensure that he/she: has …

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    Guinea Pigs

    Guinea pigs make good family pets, but need to be looked after responsibly under adult supervision. They usually live for 5-6 years, all though this can vary. Guinea pigs are intelligent animals and can become friendly if they are cared for well and handled from a young age. …

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    Keeping Rats

    Rats are generally inexpensive to keep and make good pets as they enjoy contact. They are highly social and form bonds. New rats can be integrated into a cage but it is often easier to purchase them in pairs, preferably the same sex. To ease them into their …

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    Creating the Right Environment for Your Reptile

    Unlike many other pets, reptiles will spend a large part of their lives in their enclosures or terrariums and in some instances, may have been caught in the wild- therefore, it is vital to give proper thought to the design and set-up of your pet …

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