Homeless kittens born in Iceland ‘bag for life’

When an unsuspecting homeowner opened up their garden shed recently, they were shocked to find a family of newborn kittens staring up from inside an old ‘bag for life’. The kittens (below) were obviously only a few days old, and their mum was doing her best to look after them in the dark, cramped but…

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Cyril’s Story: Why ‘Lucy’s Law’ is so important

(Mayhew Press Release) Last week, Defra Minister David Rutley announced that a ban on third party puppy and kitten sales – aka ‘Lucy’s Law’ – was being laid in parliament, and will come into effect on 6 April 2020. For one particular dog at Mayhew, such legislation is the much needed light at the end…

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Rescue kittens help schoolgirl manage severe anxiety

(Mayhew Press Release) When Amy* aged 12 and her Mum Sophie* adopted two kittens from Mayhew last November, they had no idea just how special and important their new pets would become. · Sadly, Amy was being bullied at school, which had led to a shattering loss of self-confidence and the onset of severe anxiety….

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