Animal welfare

Animal welfare

Concerned about the welfare of an animal?

To report a mistreated, neglected, injured or distressed animal, please contact the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA).

Or you can call their 24-hour cruelty line on 0300 1234 999. The RSPCA cruelty checklist helps identify the information they may ask for when you contact them.

Council services related to animal welfare

Animal boarding establishments licensing

Dog warden service

Pet shop licensing

Riding establishment licensing

Zoo licensing