Monthly Archive: February 2012

February 28, 2012

A Story From One Of Our Lovely Foster Mummies ‘Pauline’

Funny that Jacquie should ask me to write about why I foster as I was asking myself the same question this morning whilst walking around the park with my dog Jenson. Having dropped off Mistly (the greyhound that I fostered for 14 weeks) at her new forever home the previous night it seemed strange to […]

February 28, 2012

Fundraising Event for 2013 – Kilimanjaro Trek

Teaming up with Jagged-Globe, we are looking for people who would like to fundraise and get a free trek to Kilimanjaro. If you are interested, please email us on and we will put you in touch with Jagged Globe to discuss the requirements.  You will need to put a deposit down of £450 and […]


February 27, 2012

Majestic Mistly

Mistly is an adorable friendly greyhound who is living in a foster home in Sheffield along with 2 other dogs. She goes out for long walks with lots of doggy friends and is well known around the neighborhood for wanting to play chase with everything – and is sometimes let off lead to show them […]


February 26, 2012

Gentleman Ben

Today, this lovely older gentleman met his new mum and dad and he goes to his new home on Tuesday. We all love Ben. Ben is one of the reasons why we do rescue – to help dogs that deserve to live – that aren’t ready to be put to sleep. Ben has a few […]


February 26, 2012

Four Staffies Go Out Walking

Lovely walk out in the woods today with Sarah and Mr. Alf, Becky and Meg, Jennifer and the lovely Pudding and Jacquie and Amy. It was a fantastic day – the sun was shining and we all got to have a good natter whilst letting these 4 dogs – who had all been destined to […]


February 24, 2012

Reggie – A Lovely Live Saved

We get so many stories from people who have adopted dogs and cats from us, and its truly these that keep us going in rescue. Knowing that there are nice people out there – knowing that dogs do get good homes. One such fantastic home is the mum and dad of Reggie. He was just […]


February 21, 2012

Dusty – Settled At Last

We had a call to see if we could help a little old girl. A lady we knew was caring for a little dog that had belonged to a gentleman who was seriously ill.  He could no longer care for little Dusty and the lady couldn’t really either too. Could we help? Surely we could […]


February 21, 2012

Welcome Back To See Princess!!! aka Belle

It was lovely this weekend to have a visit from Belle – the lovely english bull terrier that we took out of the dog pound with hardly any hair on her back. Her mum visits us regularly – but this time, she brought the little girl along to see us again. It was great to […]


February 19, 2012

Timmi – young whippet x terrier

Timmi is going to be adopted by his foster mum who has really turned this boy around.   Lottie from Pawsitively Pets saw Timmi nearly three months ago when we got him out of a dog pound.  He had many issues and problems, most of all – he couldnt be put under pressure –


February 15, 2012

Evie – Lovely Blind Little Girl

Evie has today gone to her new home.   A lovely lady who contacted Rain Rescue and Evie went over to meet up with her new companions today.   The home is doggie luxury and so is Evie. She wandered around the house, sniffing new smells and then settled down.  This is one happy lucky […]