Stray dogs to offer therapy to children with disabilities at unique new centre

Romania, Bucharest | 2015 10 19 | Emanuela Rafailescu and Mulan during a therapy session.

(FOUR PAWS Press Release) International animal welfare organisation FOUR PAWS has opened a new Animal-Assisted Therapy Centre in the Romanian capital, in which trained former stray dogs will offer therapy to children with disabilities. FOUR PAWS has for some time trained former stray dogs in Romania to work with disabled children and the elderly through…

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Battersea’s Bud clocks two years in kennels while the public passes him by

small-Bud on a walk

(Battersea Press Release) A lonely Greyhound Collie cross at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home has celebrated his two year anniversary in the charity’s care, with potential owners continuing their daily lives without him. Millions of milestones have occurred while Bud has been in kennels – a national election, water found on Mars and the Sochi…

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Top terrier from Battersea Brands Hatch helps to save owners life


(Battersea Press Release) Dexter the Patterdale Terrier from Battersea Brands Hatch went from rescue dog to super dog after recently helping to save his new owner’s life. After spending almost a month in the Kent kennels, 6 year old Dexter was rehomed to Jane and Iain in Barnehurst, settling in really well and especially enjoying…

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