Pet care advice

Written by vets, loved by pets. Click on a topic to download pet care advice. Information provided is for guidance and should not be used to diagnose or treat a veterinary problem. If you think your pet is sick or injured you must consult a vet.

You can order leaflets by emailing  Just let us know which leaflets you’d like and how many and make sure to include your postal address.  

Available in print are: Caring for rabbits - Pets and Poisons - Pre and Post Operative Care - Saying Goodbye - Taking your pets abroad- What makes my pet happy?

Please help us to keep our pets happy and healthy and donate today to support production of these resources. Just text AWFN01 £10 to 70070. (JustTextGiving by Vodafone)

Animal Welfare Act

Do you understand your legal responsibilities if you have a pet or look after animals?

more pet education info

We're working with other animal welfare charities and organisations to educate children about caring for animals 

Thinking of buying a puppy?

Use the AWF/RSPCA Puppy Contract