Success Stories


“I’m just writing to give you an update on how Xena is getting on and what an incredible addition she’s been to mine and Josh’s lives. It’s been a month now since we adopted Xena from your shelter and we really couldn’t have asked for a better first month with her. She settled in as […]

Bear the dog at Cheltenham animal Shelter. The public raised more than £2,000 to save his sight and now he has had his operation he now needs a home.

Bear with Dinika Burnell.

Picture: Eloisa Wildsmith 11 August 17
Success Stories


Many of you will remember Bear from the desperate plea earlier in the year to help us fund a vital emergency operation to save this big softy’s eyesight – See the story here We are pleased to announce that the appeal was a success, our wonderful supporters came to Bear’s rescue and after a long […]

Success Stories

Buzz (was Borris)

“Where to start, he stole our hearts from day 1, he adores sticks, balls and only the odd sock. He’s learnt a couple more commands with lots of help with treats and will happily sleep through till noon.  I don’t know what, but there is something about this dog that is just so special, he’s […]

Beau Beautiful
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Beau was one of our longest residents here at the Shelter, arriving from a dog pound back in August 2016. We’re so pleased she finally found the right family to join, and sounds like she’s really made herself at home! “I thought I’d update you with how Beau is getting on… Beau is brilliant!  She […]

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Hook, the rabbit, has been incredibly lucky.  He was found in the street and brought to the Shelter by a member of the public, after seemingly being hit by a car. He was taken straight to our on-site vets who diagnosed a shattered leg and the only option for saving Hook’s life was amputation. The […]

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Vinnie the bulldog came in to the Shelter in June and was an immediate hit! Great with people and dogs, Vinnie was a staff favourite as he helped socialise some of the other animals who were a bit unsure about kennel life. He was also a great companion for our corporate volunteer groups as we […]