Police reunite stolen dog #PetTheftReform

South Cambridgeshire Police: What’s better than getting your stolen dog back? Getting it back for Christmas! 🐶 This poor spaniel was rescued by RCAT in Willingham. They also recovered a stolen road roller, seized a small truck and arrested a male at the scene who was also wanted for burglary. #RCATClaus https://www.facebook.com/128250330651353/posts/2317084451767919/?d=n

Arrests in hunt for fake police officers who stole puppy – puppy still missing #PetTheftReform

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary after a woman was assaulted in her home by fake police officers who stole her puppy. The men wore caps emblazoned with the word “police” and claimed to be on a drugs raid at the property in Putney in south-west London. When she challenged them, …

South Yorkshire Police: seize 12 dogs

UPDATE: 12 dogs safely recovered as part of Operation Duxford Yesterday, as part of Operation Duxford, we conducted a joint operation with the RSPCA under the Dangerous Dogs Act. A warrant was executed at allotment in Darnall, where 12 dogs were located and recovered, due to concerns regarding the environmental conditions at the allotment. All …

Gloucestershire Police appeal for stolen puppies #PetTheftReform.

We’re appealing for information as four eight week old Cockapoo puppies have disappeared from a property in #Berkeley today, Saturday 28 August. Police were called with a report that unknown offenders had entered a property on Vinecroft Road in the Wanswell area of Berkeley and searched the premises with the puppies no longer being there. …

Thirty-six dogs rescued from a caravan on an Eastbourne industrial estate #PetTheftReform

Thirty-six dogs were taken in by RSPCA workers today (Monday, July 26) after being discovered in an industrial estate. An RSPCA spokesperson said, “Sussex Police attended a caravan parked on an industrial estate in Eastbourne on Monday morning (July 26) and called the RSPCA for assistance.  “Our officers attended and took 36 dogs and puppies, who …

Woman attacked at knifepoint as men try to snatch her dog while she was out walking in Hatfield, Doncaster #PetTheftReform

The 25-year-old woman was walking her dog in Coppice Lane towards Harpenden Drive, just before 9pm yesterday, when two men approached her from behind and attempted to steal her dog. When the woman defended herself, one of the men attacked her with what police believe to have been a Stanley knife. She suffered minor injuries …

Police warn dog owners not to carry weapons after attempted pet theft in Pickering and issue description of suspect #PetTheftReform

North Yorkshire Police have addressed comments on social media from dog owners who claimed they would carry weapons to defend their pet from thieves. The posts were made on Facebook in response to an appeal by officers in Ryedale for information on an attempted dog theft in Pickering on Monday evening. A man walking his …

Police hunt three men behind dog theft #PetTheftReform

A DOG was stolen from a road in Hindley by three men, police say. Socks, a seven-year-old female Greyhound Whippet/Bedlington Terrier cross, was taken from Castle Hill Road, Hindley, Wigan, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, on Tuesday, January 19. She was taken by three men in an unknown vehicle at 3.45pm, say police. National reports have highlighted …