Success Stories

Tabitha (was Shauna)

“This is Tabitha (Shauna at the time) when she was Two and a Half (She’s Three and a Half now, it’s been a year since we gave her a new life) and at the Cheltenham Animal Shelter, her temporary home until she found some new loving owners- which turned out to be us. Our old […]

Beryl and biffy (2)
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Beryl & Biffy

“Having lost our beautiful rabbit we’d had for nearly 9 years we wanted a cuddly companion to fill the void; thanks to the shelter we found 2 in the form of Beryl & Biffy (now renamed Frank & Mary). They bring us so much joy. We love cuddling them, giving them strokes, watching them play […]

Frank And Poppy
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Frank and his beloved Poppy You may remember Fundraiser Frank, who has climbed mountains and sold trading cards in support of the Shelter. Last time Frank visited us he met Poppy the hamster and adopted her. We’ve just received this email from young Frank with an update… “To James, Poppy is having loads of fun! […]

Flo (left) and Elvis (right)
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Elvis (was Shabba)

Flo and new best friend Elvis (on the right), adopted in late 2016 “We were on the look out for the 4th member of our family and a best friend to our Flo, so visited Cheltenham Animal Shelter just before Christmas and fell In love with the  gorgeous “Shabba”, now know as Elvis. Slightly rocky start […]

Tye 2
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Sounds like Tye has certainly had himself at home! “We got this little man home and took him for a sedate walk to help relax him. He was excited and wouldn’t leave my side after a couple of hours he went to the door so I took him out for another walk where we explored […]

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Ripley (was Pixel)

“We can’t thank Cheltenham Animal Shelter enough for giving us the chance to adopt our crazy, loving, mischievous, happy, silly, wonderfully perfect pooch. We renamed her Ripley and she took to it straight away.  She bonded with us immediately, to the point where we didn’t sleep the first night because she couldn’t stop kissing us! […]