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Watch our hard-working team swim pony to safety after flood strikes
19.02.2020
We've launched an emergency fundraising appeal after responding to more than 200 emergencies during Storm Dennis. 
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Forget Tinder! Rescue cockerels turn to 'Rooster' to find their Valentine's
14.02.2020
Our rescue cockerels are hoping for a new home with a flock of feathered females this Valentine's Day...
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Apprenticeship fund helps animal lover fulfil lifelong ambition
05.02.2020
We're announcing an exciting expansion to our apprenticeship programme thanks to a £500,000 levy transfer from NatWest.
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Year of the rat: These rescue rats are hoping to celebrate the Chinese New Year with new homes
23.01.2020
Our rescue rats are hoping that the Chinese New Year may bring them some luck - and a new home.
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Dog breeder to Little Mix and Geordie Shore stars banned following cruel ear-cropping involvement
23.01.2020
A celebrity dog breeder has been banned from keeping dogs for life and ordered to pay more than £10,000 in costs after he admitted to taking part in illegally ear-cropping puppies.
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Look back on 2019: Animals do the funniest things...
29.12.2019
It's true what they say: never work with animals! Our officers never quite know what they're walking into from one job to the next.
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Lola's remarkable recovery in our care after a severe infection almost killed her
20.12.2019
Poor Lola had a severe case of mastitis which had rotted away her mammary glands.
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We've got Christmas all wrapped up!
19.12.2019
Animal carers, call handlers and inspectors will be giving up their Christmas to look after animals most in need.
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Transformation of lonely dog left alone and freezing on New Year's Day
17.12.2019
Ducky suffers from a long list of allergies and will need life long care.
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Happy ending for newborn kittens dumped two days before Christmas 
16.12.2019
Kittens found dumped in a remote alleyway will be spending this Christmas in a loving home.
 
 
 
 

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