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Battersea Public Affairs @Battersea_PA London, Kent and Berkshire

The official Twitter account for the @Battersea_ Public Affairs Team. Write to your MP: https://t.co/n4J1csnTVJ Email: publicaffairs@battersea.org.uk

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Over 100 MPs came to our event this week, showing support for increasing the max sentence for animal cruelty to 5 y… https://t.co/jLtopoh9yX
2/16
2020
200 animals suffered in "one of the worst examples" of neglect in which dogs and puppies were left to die. The sen… https://t.co/lSdyuhL0Ux
2/15
2020
Thank you Mick! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/rNneoJXGhERoses are red Violets are blue We hope every dog and cat knows That we're here for you ❤️ Happy Valentine's Day -… https://t.co/t2iddlMYVm
2/14
2020
Thank you Navendu! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/W9zL6wl8xxCongratulations George on your promotion to @DefraGovUK Secretary! We look forward to continuing to work with you t… https://t.co/YtPcxgT2eIThanks Selaine! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/wfk0OKTovZThank you David! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/ddCLCfl48MThanks Julie! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/S06mdIknUOThank you Sir David! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/YjTKMj1wMu#Reshuffle update: I was offered my pick of the jobs, but decided to stick at what I do best. https://t.co/Rilj3MNf94
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsThank you Daniel! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/KvlzyPC8IW
2/13
2020
Thank you Paula! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/hXthFmOFaCThank you Andrew! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/Plql1RQBGsThank you Luke! We expect photos of your puppy! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/RAMawDl42hThank you Jamie (and Hattie)! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/lutRFF1nl1Thank you Penny! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/ucCHGOCRNbGreat to see @OliverHealdUK continued support for the increase in sentencing for the animal welfare act 🐾👍… https://t.co/eJX0wHDOIQ
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsThank you Elliot (and Snoopy & Jazz)! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/dHTcVKhoboThank you @chrisloder! https://t.co/j4L0wBmDoT https://t.co/MN6xRwhDU4And a very special thank you to Animal Welfare Minister @ZacGoldsmith for backing the pledge - we can't wait to ge… https://t.co/GAZ4x5dvhDPhenomenal response from MPs from all parties today. Over 100 turned up to support increasing sentences for animal… https://t.co/5jHDgwNTgRThank you Sir Oliver! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/6rnpe9cUEyThank you Tommy! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/UuCuJytpy7Thank you Kate! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/DN6GWCZog6Thank you Kevin! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/MDsdQOQafYThank you Andrew! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/a2kqZIBZeMThank you Christina! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/4INfxk57nWThank you Andrew! 🐶🐱 https://t.co/050G0VFzQN.@SirRogerGale - Thank you so much for showing your support! https://t.co/4ujF0YNnAr @annaturley Thanks Anna! We appreciate everything you have done for animal welfare!We’re in the Houses of Parliament today preparing to meet with MPs to speak about sentencing for animal cruelty. Th… https://t.co/V9jmON7DXQCongratulations @sheryllmurray for being elected to Chair the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats, we're delighte… https://t.co/FVrVcx4V28
2/12
2020
Thank you @Battersea_ for an amazing visit. I was genuinely surprised to learn you rescue more dogs than cats each… https://t.co/pF1wNw1UIC
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsGreat to welcome Assembly Member and London Mayoral candidate @ShaunBaileyUK to @Battersea_ today to see the work w… https://t.co/0aYwrpqXSYGreat visit to @Battersea_ and wonderful to meet Harry. Photo shows Christine and I with Harry https://t.co/uUVHCznsWd
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsReally wonderful to welcome Sir @OliverHealdUK and Lady Christine to Battersea today to meet our staff and voluntee… https://t.co/6kCx0fvR1v
2/11
2020
The maximum sentence for fly tipping is 7 years. The maximum sentence for animal cruelty is 6 months. Please show… https://t.co/LaTsYXZLIoNEW REPORT: Convener @GillianMSP talks about the key provisions within the Animals and Wildlife (Penalties, Protect… https://t.co/agarlRiB0q
Retweeted by Battersea Public Affairs"The Committee supports the increase in maximum penalties for animal welfare and wildlife crime to five years in pr… https://t.co/hn5Kqa3v8l
2/10
2020
We take in dogs & cats from all backgrounds, so we see the effects of animal cruelty all too often. We're delight… https://t.co/Jw5Ey7CzSy
2/9
2020
.@Battersea_ is there for every dog & cat, but we know our dogs & cats can be there for us too, especially if we're… https://t.co/lmmeFl5XNNSee my top Valentine's gifts for pets and their owners in today's column. Plus, read all about Battersea's campaig… https://t.co/dfygJjza1n
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2/8
2020
Pickle is a wonderful dog, a true ambassador for her breed and the first ever dog to be part of our Battersea Commu… https://t.co/Vc3YT71ndK
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsAround Christmas, a busy house and lots of guests can make life hard for a new dog to get used to its home. We sup… https://t.co/bdTpES1K7OOur final team away day - Battersea’s Brands Hatch site in Kent. We can’t recommend this little slice of canine and… https://t.co/81tAYXAlBq
2/7
2020
@DehennaDavison Oh no! 😓 here’s hoping he’s back to mischief soon!
2/6
2020
Marjorie suffered horrendous treatment. This is her story. The Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill has been introd… https://t.co/xged0hO8ck
Retweeted by Battersea Public Affairs👏👏👏 https://t.co/I3cwRX24n6We are so glad to see the Bill to increase maximum sentences for animal cruelty back in Parliament. Thanks very muc… https://t.co/tYGQGXiopk
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsFantastic to see that @chrisloder is bringing forward a Private Member's Bill today to increase sentences for anima… https://t.co/r6IvGKM1xz
2/5
2020
Just won the Super Bowl? Trip to Hawaii? Las Vegas? New car? New house? Nah, this guy knows how to celebrate 🐱❤️🐶 https://t.co/kBh4pbtr9MAt only three months, Tobias was abandoned in a car park shortly before Christmas. He was brought to Battersea, whe… https://t.co/M0oddwHHQB
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2/4
2020
April came to us with scars round her muzzle believed to be caused by her mouth being wired shut. In 2017, the Gov… https://t.co/DayzOKiSTo
2/2
2020
Puppies bred abroad & sold in the UK pose risks for owners and animals. Buddy the Dachshund was imported from Hunga… https://t.co/mgw2tTSjqd
2/1
2020
It's the Public Affairs team 'away day' at Battersea's Old Windsor site - lousy weather but what a gorgeous place,… https://t.co/7N9Sp8p0Vb
1/31
2020
A packed room at the latest @APDAWG1 meeting and a fantastic opportunity to recognise the #UnsungHeroes involved in… https://t.co/XXJy2FQGHp❤️🐶🐱 https://t.co/hEsh5kviaC
1/28
2020
@derbeian @neil_parish It is, but nominations have now closed and as nobody else was nominated for the position, Ne… https://t.co/JoRFLMeiwSCongratulations @neil_parish on your re-election as EFRA Chair! Lots of work to do for animal welfare over the comi… https://t.co/P74TrNxiT6‘Drivers who run over cats should be made to report 'hit and runs' says Battersea Dogs and Cats Home’ by… https://t.co/KOWWll6jmj
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsI am wholly supportive of the @Battersea_ campaign. Not knowing and spending hours searching for a missing and much… https://t.co/MWonnC8041
Retweeted by Battersea Public Affairs @annaturley Thanks so much Anna!Totally agree with this. Once witnessed a terrible ‘hit and run’ on a cat then left to die in agony. Good luck… https://t.co/y4nv47WVpc
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsIn England and Wales, the maximum sentence for animal cruelty is just six months in prison. The Government has ann… https://t.co/86ZhlPMEs3
1/27
2020
At the moment, if someone hits a cat with their car they are under no obligation to stop and report the accident. W… https://t.co/8D98JM3jfg
1/26
2020
Happy #Caturday! One of the best things you can do for your cat is to get it microchipped and make sure its micro… https://t.co/2LS7j5vfmy
1/25
2020
Pet ownership can also play a major role in alleviating loneliness, as we explored in our Link in the Chain report… https://t.co/GeJZRThtMe
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1/24
2020
Great to hear about @GenerationPup By collecting information about a whole generation of dogs over their lifetimes… https://t.co/xFkU5zC8cW
1/23
2020
@K9Finn @DefraGovUK @OliverHealdUK @DC_ARVSgt @IFAWWestminster @RSPCA_official @IFAWUK @DogsTrust Great article and… https://t.co/GiNBpRVE1sBrilliant to be at this morning’s important @GraylingUK event with @NickyMorgan01 looking ahead at what the Governm… https://t.co/Mi9hX0nXfh
1/22
2020
Lovely to meet with the great @GilesWatling to chat about dog and cat welfare, including cruelty sentencing and the… https://t.co/L10amZxII2Great to catch up with Sir @OliverHealdUK in Parliament today to talk animal cruelty sentencing and other key issue… https://t.co/S9ltPBJdSv
1/21
2020
75% of the public believe pets can help reduce loneliness. Pet owners are 60% more likely to get to know people in… https://t.co/XUCtrjkvAj
1/20
2020
The Government says the Bill to increase maximum sentences for animal cruelty is on the way - write to your MP to m… https://t.co/qw4d9uZyuP
1/19
2020
Some tips to avoid dodgy puppy dealers #DogFishing Call ahead Meet the pup's family Check paperwork Talk to the se… https://t.co/uATCuqyCGy
1/18
2020
Completely agree with @ClaireCalder and @DogsTrust on the importance of due diligence when buying a puppy and the s… https://t.co/1JwA1v8uCYThe Animals and Wildlife Bill will increase maximum penalties for animal cruelty to 5 years. Please email your MSP… https://t.co/e8EfAnxgkBThanks to @DogsTrust for spreading the word about #Dogfishing Use the puppy checklist or adopt a dog from a rescue… https://t.co/CrGKzD4KYP
1/17
2020
Congratulations Ruth! Looking forward to working with you and the team! https://t.co/j0x4HoC0JjCongratulations Abena - looking forward to working with you on animal welfare 🐶🐱 https://t.co/8ESca9mhWmCongratulations @DanielZeichner! We look forward to working with you on animal welfare! https://t.co/SiEOnp8NfPGreat AGM today with all members. Exciting plans ahead for 2020, focused on championing and improving companion ani… https://t.co/KaPOt0XLOC
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsWell done. Keep at it. #AnimalWelfare @RSPCA_official @Battersea_ https://t.co/GOm5hC7Ikh
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1/16
2020
Thanks Chris - really excited for the change our dogs and cats so urgently need! https://t.co/Ud0MBESWiEIt was great to attend the first Parliament for researchers event of 2020. Thanks to @UKParl_Research for organisi… https://t.co/q3HhRQeCgH @finnforchange @hi_sight @RSPCA_official @RSPCA_PATeam We absolutely do! @hi_sight @finnforchange @RSPCA_official We were puzzled by this too, but @RSPCA_PATeam very kindly cleared it up:… https://t.co/8V2WI1axDs
1/15
2020
Thanks @SMcPartland for raising the urgent need to bring Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill back to Parliament ASAP a… https://t.co/VCNfJLNViY
Retweeted by Battersea Public AffairsThrilled to attend @APDAWG1 AGM in Westminster today - loads of great MPs and Peers signing up and an exciting list… https://t.co/maXtBE7tgXThanks so much @SMcPartland and @K9Finn - really great to keep the momentum up! https://t.co/gBHMUy30WrCarrie came to Battersea with a birth defect in her front paw, affecting its development, but she didn't let this s… https://t.co/eCDNGXVFnq
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1/14
2020
Congratulations Edwin Poots @poots2edwin - Northern Ireland's new Minister of Agriculture, Environment and Rural A… https://t.co/Hhc91yeIaTCARTER 😍😍😍 https://t.co/NnEJwIfVURCurrently about 7% of landlords list their homes as suitable for pets, making it difficult for people to find an id… https://t.co/PM2AXKUO2X
Retweeted by Battersea Public Affairs @LaylaMoran Just sent you an email with some top tips - hope Murphy's doing okay! 🐱❤️
1/13
2020
Thank you @OliverHealdUK for asking HoC Leader about when the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill will be back! Encour… https://t.co/QXMeBmK9ZMGreat to see @OliverHealdUK pushing for the swift (re)introduction of the Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill. Recent… https://t.co/i2EVkjmRxl
Retweeted by Battersea Public Affairs @OliverHealdUK @Battersea_ Thanks so much Sir Oliver! Our dogs and cats have already waited long enough and we real… https://t.co/2W8QvyJKdP
1/9
2020
There are countless health and social benefits of allowing pet ownership, so we find the Government's new commitmen… https://t.co/mE3mNyYQx0
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1/7
2020

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