Clara Abson, from the RSPCA, says some animal neglect can be put down to ignorance on the part of their owners.
"I think it is a lot to do with people just not knowing where they can go for help - for instance in looking after their animals, or advice if their animals do get sick" she says.
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A dry start with long sunny spells. Cloud will thicken during the afternoon.
Sunshine in the north this evening, but cloudy in the south.
Hundreds of people gathered in Cardiff for International Yoga Day. Young and old came together to learn about the ancient Indian discipline