Find out information such as what you can and canít feed your pets, how to care for them, their health care and exercise requirements, and answers to many frequently asked questions. If you would like even more RSPCA information than what you find on these pages, check out our RSPCA Knowledge Base.
Owning and caring for a pet can be a hugely rewarding experience. Here you can find out what pet (if any) is right for your lifestyle.
Our best friend - Canis lupus familiaris - has been one of the most widely kept working and companion animals in human history.
Cats have been our companions for centuries, as evidenced by mummified cats in the tombs of ancient Egypt.
Even though pocket pets may be small in size they require just as much responsibility as their bigger animal friends.
Here we provide you with information on how to keep your pet safe and healthy, and help you to understand how best to handle your pet to ensure a long and happy relationship with him or her.