Education, Shelter News

Summer Half Term Animal Days

Our new-look Animal Days will launch this May! Sessions will now be three hours long and  tailored to either dogs or small animals and cats. This will allow for a more structured and in depth educational experience while ensuring maximum time with the animals. The ‘Dog Session’ Animal Experience includes the opportunity to gain some […]

Education, Shelter News

Education Update

picture: Banjo out and about visiting before he was rehomed this week Last week was a busy one for the education team here at Cheltenham Animal Shelter, as Gina explains… On Tuesday we visited Hartpury College campus to take part in their Big Careers event. We spent the day manning our information stall where we […]

Education, Shelter News

CAS Launch “Paws For Reading”

We recently visited Prestbury Library for the launch of our new initiative ‘Paws for Reading’; a partnership between the Shelter & Prestbury Library which allows children with low reading confidence the opportunity to improve with a reading assistance pet. The children read out loud to animals instead of teachers or parents, which allows the freedom to […]

Education, Shelter News

Animal Day Antics

We’ve had another fantastic summer of Animal Days, the ever popular opportunity for children to join us at the Shelter and learn about responsible pet ownership in a fun and fluffy way. This year we have seen over 120 children attending the full or half day sessions, and take part in activities including dog walking, […]