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Shelter Life: November 2016

Winter is coming… All animals will feel the cold and need some extra assistance through the coming season, here’s some advice on making them comfortable and safe. Firstly, dogs shouldn’t be living outside! Make sure they have somewhere warm and comfortable in your home to spend the night. They will still need lots of walks, […]

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Shelter Life: October 2016

Calm owner, calm dog… We have been seeing more and more issues with reactive dogs recently, in both the strays and sign over dogs that are coming to the Shelter. This isn’t always evident as dog aggression, usually it is an animal that is nervous or stressed around other dogs. This can lead to what […]

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Shelter Life: September 2016

Big dog = big challenge… The rehoming process here at the Shelter is obviously carefully managed to ensure that we place the right pets in the right homes with the right owners, it’s all about finding those forever homes for the animals in our care. For some breeds this can be a bit more challenging, […]

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Shelter Life: August 2016

Hot under the collar… It took a while to get here but summer is finally in full swing. Great for us, but not so much for our dogs! Here’s some great advice from our Animal Welfare Officer, Karen Ethier, on keeping you furry friends comfortable when the temperature soars…  Water One of the best ways […]

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Shelter Life: July 2016

Golden oldies… We’ve seen a few more older pets coming in to the Shelter recently, and these lovely dogs and cats can often be harder to rehome. They may look a little world-weary, coats flecked with grey hair, a little slower to fetch the ball or jump up on your lap, but taking on an […]

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Shelter Life: June 2016

Volunteer week… At the beginning of June, along with many other charities around the country, the Shelter celebrated Volunteer Week 2016. The annual event is an opportunity to recognise the vital contribution made by those kind people who give up their time and skills to support the Shelter and help us to carry out our […]