This Adoptober we want to share the amazing benefits of adopting and why waiting for your perfect companion is so much more rewarding for both of you. Getting a pet is an exciting experience, but we also want to share the value of making sure you're ready before you rehome with our expert advice.

This past year pets have given so many of us unconditional love and support - whether that's helping us to relax, keeping us company or adjust to a new way of living during difficult and uncertain times.

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Throughout October, we'll be putting a spotlight on heartwarming stories and meet some of our shining stars in search of their forever homes.