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Because of the kind support and donations Together for Animals receives, we are able to help change the lives of cats, dogs, donkeys, and horses. Keep up to date with all our latest news:

Horses rescued before winter Animal Stories
January 16, 2022
Horses rescued before winter

A herd of 15 Thoroughbred horses whose needs weren’t being met has been rescued from a site in Devon. The horses – which had been left at the farm following an eviction – were beginning to lose weight as winter approached but the landowner was able to use the Control of Horses Act, which allowed […]

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Kittens find loving homes Animal Stories
January 3, 2022
Kittens find loving homes

Four kittens rejected by their mum have been hand-reared at Together for Animals member Blue Cross and found loving homes. Widget, Gidget, Tiddles and Wiggles were born in the care of the Bromsgrove rehoming centre near Birmingham in September after their mum Gracie arrived as a stray. Animal Welfare Assistant, Amy, explains: “She had been […]

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Ginger’s story Animal Stories
December 10, 2021
Ginger’s story

When seven-year-old stray Ginger came to Together for Animals member Mayhew with a fractured hind leg, their vets had a tough decision on their hands in terms of potential treatment for the cat. They considered surgery to attempt to fix and set the bone and amputation, and it was eventually agreed that in Ginger’s case […]

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Yves the donkey’s stable stay Animal Stories
December 1, 2021
Yves the donkey’s stable stay

Yves the donkey was suffering from a swollen wound on his back and needed to stay at Together for Animals member SPANA’s stables in Mali for treatment. Yves is a vital part of his owner Chaka’s family. Just like many of the donkeys living in Bamako, Mali’s capital city, Yves works in the vast Badalabougou […]

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All they want for Christmas…. Appeals
November 17, 2021
All they want for Christmas….

Can you give a gift to an animal in need this Christmas? This Christmas you could give an incredibly special gift to a cat, dog, donkey, or horse being cared for by our members, and really make a difference. This Christmas our members will deal with cases of vulnerable animals suffering neglect, abuse, and abandonment […]

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‘Bag-of-bones’ pony rescued Animal Stories
November 11, 2021
‘Bag-of-bones’ pony rescued

Pony Violet was extremely thin, riddled with lice and heavily pregnant when she arrived at our member World Horse Welfare’s Hall Farm in March this year. Despite her terrible condition on arrival, just three weeks later Violet gave birth to a filly foal, who was later named Rose. It was obvious that even in her […]

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Helping pets this Bonfire Night News
November 1, 2021
Helping pets this Bonfire Night

Fireworks can be a source of anxiety for many animals. But you can help them feel safe this Bonfire Night with our top tips: Dogs Walk dogs during daylight hours to avoid times when fireworks are likely to be set off Close windows and curtains to muffle the sound of fireworks Put on some music […]

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Magical ending for Wizard Animal Stories
November 1, 2021
Magical ending for Wizard

Thin, starving and nearly bald on some parts of his body, two-year-old saluki Wizard was in a really sorry state when he arrived at Together for Animals member Blue Cross. He had been picked up by the dog warden in Swindon, Wiltshire, as a stray and brought to Blue Cross‘ rehoming centre in Burford, Oxfordshire, […]

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Saving Samba from a sad fate Animal Stories
October 1, 2021
Saving Samba from a sad fate

Samba works five hours each day, pulling barrels of fresh water to households across the desert town of Boghé, Mauritania. Working alongside his owner Mohamed, the carthorse starts before dawn to avoid the sweltering 50-degree heat. Samba provides a lifeline to the community who depend on him for delivering their only source of clean water. […]

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