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November 12 2018 Celebrating the very first Cures4Paws Week to help dogs!

Together for Animals member, The Animal Health Trust (AHT), had dog owners all over the country ‘raising a paw for a cure’ in September to help raise more awareness and funds for their work to research cancer, blindness and epilepsy in dogs. Sadly, cancer affects 1 in 4 dogs and is the biggest killer of… Read more »

November 12 2018 Scared and alone. Will a mother and kitten find a home for Christmas?

Earlier this year, a member of the public called Together for Animals member Mayhew to help a stray cat hiding underneath a parked car in North West London. The distressed young cat, later named Corsa, was being taunted and frightened by a group of youths; she had given birth to two kittens and was desperately… Read more »

November 12 2018 Frodo celebrates being Crowned National Rescue Pony Champion

Back in October 2014 Together for Animals member World Horse Welfare received a call from a member of the public concerned about a group of horses. Field Officer Rachel Andrews visited the group of horses who had been left in a field in Cheshire without adequate food, water or protection from the bitter conditions and… Read more »

November 12 2018 Gloria’s first family Christmas

Poor Gloria had a terrible start in life but she’s now looking forward to her first Christmas with her new family, thanks to Together for Animals member, Blue Cross. An unsuspecting family had bought Gloria from what was likely to have been a puppy farm. Sadly, like many pets who have been bred purely for profit, it… Read more »

November 12 2018 Changing working animals’ lives

Thanks to Together for Animals supporters, SPANA has been able to provide more than 310,000 free treatments to working animals across the globe in the last year. SPANA’s dedicated staff treat hardworking donkeys, horses, camels and elephants for a wide range of injuries, illnesses and disease, including providing lifesaving surgery. In Morocco alone, SPANA’s five… Read more »

July 5 2018 World Horse Welfare saves Tantana from a life confined to a stable

World Horse Welfare Field Officer Tony Evans was called out to assist with a welfare concern involving a group of horses in central Wales in October 2016. When Tony arrived he was immediately concerned with the condition of these horses. Many of them were over the age of 20, in a very thin, poor condition… Read more »

July 4 2018 SPANA rescues helpless victims of drought

A terrible drought has been worsening in Turkana, Kenya’s largest county, over the past two years. Water is sparse, disease is rife, and thousands of animals are close to death. On a recent trip to the region, our team were astounded and deeply saddened by the number of animals separated from their owners after wandering… Read more »

July 3 2018 Mayhew helps abandoned puppy ‘Tiny’

A dehydrated puppy, who was found abandoned under a hedge and wrapped up in a towel, has now found a new safe home to spend the rest of his years in. The three-month-old Chihuahua pup, named Tiny, was discovered by a member of the public late at night, shivering and cold, under a hedge in… Read more »

July 2 2018 Blue Cross takes in Street-smart cat Steve

As the snow began to fall around him, Steve must have been confused and very worried. At just three years old he had never seen snowflakes on the streets of London before, and now the stray cat found himself not only all alone but in desperate need of a safe place to shelter amid the… Read more »

July 1 2018 Teams at AHT face challenges of the ‘Beast from the East’

The Animal Health Trust is a unique organisation with over 200 staff working hard to deliver expert science and care for sick and injured animals 24-7, 365 days a year. We believe the best treatment relies on the best knowledge, so the things we learn from treating sick and injured animals in our care we… Read more »