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  • Puppy farming reports in Cheshire soars according to RSPCA

    Reports of puppy farming in CHeshire has increased by 964% in the last 10 years, according to the RSPCA. In 2008 the animal charity received just 11 reports about puppy farming in the region compare to 117...

    • Posted August 18, 2019
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  • Horse dies following vehicle collision in Cheshire

    A horse has died after a car and a van collided in Cheshire. Fire crews were called to Macclesfield Road in Rainow last week on 1st August at around 8.40pm following reports of a collision between a car and...

    • Posted August 4, 2019
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  • Fresh start for unwanted hens in Cheshire

    Non profit organisation Fresh Start for Hens (FSFH) is rehoming hens in Cheshire this month. The organisation is run by volunteers who are dedicated to rehoming hens from the commercial egg production sector after they’re deemed commercially...

    • Posted August 1, 2019
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  • Cheshire Paw-lice get started on protecting the county

    North Wales and Cheshire Alliance Dog section are welcoming Cheshire Police’s newest recruits – puppies who are training to become the county’s next police dogs. They will people across the county while some are also being trained...

    • Posted July 22, 2019
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  • Hundreds of animals abandoned in Cheshire

    In June, July and August last year the RSPCA received over 23,000 calls about abandoned animals – almost one call every six minutes – with hundreds of animals abandoned in the same period. This is an 85%...

    • Posted July 16, 2019
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  • Dog owners asked to remain vigilant after Cheshire family pet bit by snake

    A vet is warning dog owners of the risks of snake bites in the warm weather after a Cheshire family’s spaniel was left with serious injuries on a North Wales beach. Alison and Mark Wallace were on...

    • Posted July 13, 2019
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  • Scale of illegal fox hunting reports in Cheshire revealed

    The League Against Cruel Sports has gathered 268 reports of illegal hunting and 43 reports of fox kills from November to when the season closed. 21 of these reports took place in Cheshire, with reports in the...

    • Posted May 13, 2019
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  • Cheshire dog lovers raise money to change a deaf person’s life

    Hearing Dogs for Deaf People’s Cheshire Fundraising Branch held its 12th annual fundraiser around the grounds of Arley Estate near Northwich. When all the sponsorship money is collected, they expect the three mile walk will have raised more...

    • Posted May 1, 2019
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  • New homes needed for Cheshire hens

    Animal welfare charity FSFH is looking for people to help them rehome hens who were destined for the slaughterhouse. They have 2,400 hens needing homes from Saturday 1st June 2019, from their collection point in Crewe. FSFH...

    • Posted April 27, 2019
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  • Knutsford’s Barking Mad says dogs are perfect for escaping digital dependency

    Initially the internet was perceived as an amazing escape from the humdrum of everyday life but after years of technological revolution, people are questioning their online habit and looking for real life solutions to escape digital dependency....

    • Posted April 14, 2019
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