Monthly Archive: October 2014


October 28, 2014

Sheffield Star : Hounds In Need Of Love and Attention

We are in the Star again! A wonderful article highlighting the strain we are under with so many dogs and cats being abandoned in the South Yorkshire area. Thank you to the Sheffield Star for helping us raise awareness of the plight of pets in South Yorkshire. Take a read … These are the adorable […]


October 22, 2014

7 Dogs Saved In 2 Days

In just two days we have been into the pounds and saved seven dogs who urgently needed us. The pounds were full to bursting and as new dogs come in they have to choose which dog to put to sleep to make space. These seven were the ones who had it not have been for […]

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October 22, 2014

Autumn Loves Her Training

Here is Autumn one of our higher energy dogs who we are teaching to walk well on a lead and follow commands. As you can see she thoroughly enjoys her training with Jamie and is learning fast. Here at Rain Rescue we believe in helping the dogs in our care be the best they can […]


October 21, 2014

A Happy Ending For Olivia

A true happy ending for Olivia (real name Betty). Through the power of Facebook, her owners saw her appeal and immediately knew she was their missing girl. She had only been missing since Friday. After contacting the vets and showing them photos everyone was in agreement this was their cat. Betty was over the moon to […]


October 21, 2014

10 Days To Go – Enter Our Halloween Photo Contest

Only 10 days to go! We are holding our very own Pet Halloween Photo Competition. Do you have creepy cat? a devilish dog or even a freaky fish? Send us your best spooky snaps of your pets ready to go trick or treating to or post in the comment box below before 9.00am October […]


October 20, 2014

Emergency Appeal For Olivia – Needs Amputation

EMERGENCY APPEAL FOR OLIVIA Olivia arrived with Rain Rescue yesterday after being found by a lady at the side of the road, clearly she has at some point been in a collision with a car. The kind lady who found her tried to get help from a local vets as well as other local charities […]


October 20, 2014

Operation Feral Update : Harold and Milo Looking For New Homes

Operation feral has two new recruits Harold (black) and Milo (ginger), two tom cats captured at the Sheffield site where we are helping to trap, neuter and release around 90 feral cats living on the site. Their conditions are bad and population growing all the time. We are attempting to help their lives be healthier […]


October 16, 2014

Rain Rescue Magic For Teddy

We just had to share this little bit of Rain Rescue magic with you all. After all your kind messages of support for Teddy the other night we wanted to show you his amazing progress. Teddy arrived with us just over 10 days ago, extremely underweight, all his ribs showing and his face gaunt. This […]


October 15, 2014

5 Babies Are Born

Today we are welcoming more cats to the Rain fold. Iris has just given birth by emergency C section to 5 little boy kittens. Only a baby herself she couldn’t birth them naturally so was rushed off the to vet this morning. Iris is recoveringfrom her ordeal on a drip in the vets but will […]


October 15, 2014

Yogi Stars In This Years Xmas Appeal

Here is a sneak peak at this years Christmas Appeal featuring the one and only Yogi! Shelley our wonderful volunteer and professional photographer popped in yesterday to snap Yogi in his festive hat and doesn’t he look gorgeous … anything for a Schmacko! The Christmas appeal launches at the start of November but if you […]