Kurt Zouma's cats are now happy and healthy as RSPCA prepare to re-home them

Kurt Zouma's cats have been pictured happy and healthy as the RSPCA prepare to re-home them following the disgraced footballer admitting to animal cruelty charges.

Newly released images show his former Bengal cats, Bonbon and Cherie, playfully roaming around their temporary homes while the animal rights charity begins the processing of transferring them to new owners. 

Bear Rescue to welcome two more young bears

Swinging in her favourite hammock, Lallu looks every inch like a bear without a care in the world.

The 30-year-old is one of almost 200 bears rescued from being tortured into dancing for humans.

Fears for unwanted horses as landfill ‘dumping ground’ closes

Dunsink Landfill, where horses were dumped by owners who could no longer afford to care for them, became a symbol of the Celtic Tiger’s collapse.

More than a decade later, authorities have announced that horses without an owner will be removed from the property.

Disabled British Bulldog found abandoned on the side of the road

A DOG found abandoned on the side of a dual-carriageway could have been brought to the UK "suspiciously", says the Protection of Animals in Wales Society (PAWS).