Animal cruelty on the rise

The RSPCA has released a new report showing an increase in the number of prosecutions for animal cruelty offences across the UK. Find out how your county measures up.

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Rise in animal cruelty

We are supposedly a nation of animal lovers - but the latest cruelty figures from the RSPCA are in sharp contrast to that ideal. The charity says more animals than ever before are having to be rescued, and more people are being prosecuted. David Johns reports.


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