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RSPCA prepares for busiest day of the year

RSPCA Credit: RSPCA

The RSPCA are expecting today (December 11) to be their busiest day of the year.

The animal charity received 2,640 calls to their 24-hour emergency hotline this day last year.

They say the worsening weather is one of the main reasons behind the rise.

RSPCA's control centre Credit: RSPCA
  • The organisation released the number of calls it received, per county, during last winter.
  • Bedfordshire - 1,407
  • Buckinghamshire - 1,502
  • Cambridgeshire - 2,166
  • Essex - 4,061
  • Hertfordshire - 2,299
  • Norfolk - 2,720
  • Northamptonshire - 1,498
  • Suffolk - 1,726