‘Charlie Appeal’ launched to help young rescue dog

Calling all dog lovers!  An appeal has been launched to raise money for a one year-old rescue dog that needs an expensive life-changing operation to help him lead a normal life. Poor Charlie, an Old English Sheepdog, was emaciated, riddled with fleas, had worms and kennel cough and was due to be put down, when he was rescued from the pound by a Kennel Club Breed Rescue organisation, the Old English Sheepdog (OES) Rescue & Welfare charity. When OES Rescue & Welfare first took in Charlie, they noticed that, along with his… Read More

5 Minutes with Jacqui Ferris-Woods (Westie ReHoming)

Westie Dog Rehoming

What is your job title? My job within the charity is Secretary, and my husband Robert is the Chairman. Having said that, all our volunteers tend to ‘muck in’ together and help as required.

The Story of Icey from Valgrays Border Collie Rescue

Border Collie Rescue Dog

Valgrays Rescue was asked to help a very sad dog called Icey in who was in a Romanian pound. This is not a normal activity for the charity, but the little dog broke their hearts. Through Facebook group members, the charity raised funds to get Icey to England and he arrived on the 10th Feb. Val from Valgrays explains: “Icey was a street dog, but one day he was caught by the dog catchers and he was put into a public shelter and his life was hell, he was left to die,… Read More