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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The Royal British Legion, say children in Wales are at a ‘disadvantage’ because they don’t get the same support as in England.
Cloud and rain will gradually spread northwards throughout the day.
A cloudy night for most of us, with patchy rain, drizzle and mist at times, largely confined to the south overnight.