Hampshire woman banned from keeping animals

(Donkey Sanctuary Press Release)A Hampshire woman has been banned from keeping animals for five years following a successful prosecution supported by The Donkey Sanctuary. Carolyn Shires, 58, from Odiham near Basingstoke, received the ban last month from Aldershot Magistrates Court after she was found guilty of three offences under the Animal Welfare Act. In total […]

WSAVA Calls for Quarantine not Euthanasia for Dogs Exposed to Ebola

(WSAVA Press Release) The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA), a global veterinary association, has called for the testing and quarantine of dogs exposed to the Ebola virus in countries not endemic for the disease, not automatic euthanasia. It has spoken out following the euthanasia on 8 October 2014 of a pet dog ‘Excalibur’ (pictured […]

Former Racing Dog ‘Dash’ Overlooked for a Year Finally Finds His Forever Family

(Kennel Club Press Release) Dash, a four year old former racing Greyhound, has finally found his forever home after being overlooked for a year because of his size and boisterous personality. Taken in by the Greyhound and Lurcher Welfare and Rescue in August 2013, Dash was in a good condition when he was dropped off […]

‘Stray Dogs in Focus’ Photo Exhibition, Oct 2014‏

FOUR PAWS, international animal welfare organisation, will be holding a photographic exhibition at the iconic Menier Gallery in Southwark, London, 27th October until 1st November 2014. Showcasing a collection of photographs by renowned animal photographer Jo Sax, the exhibition highlights the challenges faced by stray and abandoned dogs in the UK and Romania and the […]

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Six Donkeys Rescued from Ballinasloe Fair, Ireland.

Six donkeys have been rescued from Ballinasloe Fair in Ireland by The Donkey Sanctuary after they were abandoned by their owners. The five males and one mare were found running loose at the famous fair in County Galway on Monday. They now have a sanctuary for life with The Donkey Sanctuary. Welfare Adviser Ian Colton […]

Missing Dog Travelled 50 Miles in 3 Days before being reunited with Family

(Kennel Club Press Release) A three year old dog from Cambridgeshire travelled 50 miles while missing, before being reunited with her loving family thanks to her microchip and the help of Petlog, the UK’s largest lost and found database for microchipped pets. Becks, a Yorkshire/Cairn Terrier cross, disappeared from her home in Huntingdon on 2nd […]

Abandoned Pregnant German Shepherd & Her 10 Puppies Found New Homes by Charity

(Kennel Club Press Release) Hazel, a two year old German Shepherd Dog, has finally found a new home, following a stressful four months after being abandoned heavily pregnant alongside her male companion and two puppies from her previous litter. Taken in by Devon German Shepherd Dog Rescue in February this year, Hazel’s two six month […]

Open Day for Marbella’s Triple A Rescue Dog Shelter Sunday 28th Sept

Spanish rescue & rehoming shelter Triple A would like to ask you kindly if you would attend and spread the word of their end of summer OPEN DAY which takes place on Sunday 28th September 2014  at their shelter from midday. As well as free entrance there’ll be great tapas, cakes,bar service, live music, and their famous […]

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