The number of cases of animal neglect and cruelty in Wales has been revealed today.
Nicola Johnson is an RSPCA Inspector in Newport, and she says some owners don't realise how expensive pets can be.
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Local authorities said the move is necessary to "avert the growing number of deaths and increasing harm linked to psychoactive substances".
Sunny and bright spells for most of us this afternoon, feeling pleasantly warm.
North Wales Fire and Rescue Service say incidents of deliberate fires are more common during the school holidays.