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Ayat’s complicated pregnancy Animal Stories
August 19, 2019
Ayat’s complicated pregnancy

In rural Morocco, a long way from the nearest vet, a mare’s complications during pregnancy can quickly become a matter of life and death. But the quick-thinking actions of an owner and the vets working for Together for Animals member SPANA, saved both a mother and her foal before it was too late. Ayat was […]

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Banned from keeping animals Animal Stories
August 6, 2019
Banned from keeping animals

A woman has been disqualified from keeping all animals for an indefinite period after she failed to provide veterinary care for her lame horse. Melissa Hetherington (25/07/1974) of Cumbria Close, Houghton Regis, appeared before St Albans Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 27 June for sentencing. Two offences of causing unnecessary suffering were proven at an earlier […]

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Max beats rare spinal condition Animal Stories
July 22, 2019
Max beats rare spinal condition

Max, a one-year-old Maine Coon, started to develop problems with his movement which limited his walking and jumping. He was referred to Together for Animals member the Animal Health Trust (AHT), however the cause was difficult to determine. It did not seem to be neurological at first, however Max’s symptoms worsened to the point that […]

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Cyril’s Story Animal Stories
July 5, 2019
Cyril’s Story

In May, Defra Minister David Rutley announced that a ban on third party puppy and kitten sales – aka “Lucy’s Law” – was being laid in parliament, and will come into effect on 6 April 2020. For one particular dog at Together for Animals member Mayhew, such legislation is the much needed light at the […]

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Run for animals Appeals
June 26, 2019
Run for animals

Have fun and help save pets and working animals from disease, neglect and abuse this summer. We have FIVE free places to give away to Together for Animals supporters for this years 5k Big Fun Runs and Dog Jogs! Big Fun Run is a series of untimed runs staged within scenic settings throughout the UK […]

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An ear-itating injury Animal Stories
June 19, 2019
An ear-itating injury

For Zawadi the donkey, a small cut had turned in to a serious infection which was now threatening her life. Together for Animals member SPANA’s mobile clinic came to the rescue just in time for this Zimbabwean donkey and her grateful owners. Zawadi’s ear was excruciatingly painful. The eight-year-old donkey couldn’t stop shaking her head […]

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Frodo’s Journey to Royal Windsor Animal Stories
June 4, 2019
Frodo’s Journey to Royal Windsor

Frodo had made an amazing recovery given the correct care at our member World Horse Welfare’s Penny Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre, as well as thanks to the hard work of his rehomer Jan.  Having hit the headlines twice in his short life: firstly when he was found by our Field Officer Rachel Andrews, collapsed […]

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New research into common dog cancer News
May 17, 2019
New research into common dog cancer

Research recently released by Together for Animals member, the Animal Health Trust, investigating the most common skin cancer in dogs, mast cell tumours, will be hugely beneficial to two of the UK’s most popular breeds of dog. It is estimated that last year more than 12,000 dogs in the UK were affected by mast cell […]

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Sick stray kittens find homes Animal Stories
April 29, 2019
Sick stray kittens find homes

Two kittens with one of the worst cases of a life-threatening stomach parasite that Together for Animals member Blue Cross has ever seen are now in loving homes after months of intensive treatment. Stevie and Munroe were brought to Blue Cross’ Grimsby hospital in Lincolnshire in July last year after being found on the streets […]

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