Monthly Archive: January 2016


January 31, 2016

Take the Peak District Challenge for Rain Rescue

Are you ready to take on the Peak District Challenge? We are pleased to announce we are now one of their official charity partners for 2016! Choose from a variety walking/running challenges – copper (25km), bronze (50km), silver (75km) or gold (100km) and test your endurance skills in the stunning Peak District National Park. It’s […]


January 30, 2016

Doggy Photoshoot with Shelley Richmond

Today we must say a HUGE thank you to Shelley Richmond Photography who has been to photograph some of our doggies here at the centre and the results are just phenomenal, here is the shoot featuring, Jackson, Truffle, Porridge, Nancy and Jessie. Shelley has been a wonderful volunteer for many years with Rain Rescue and […]


January 29, 2016

2016 Calendars – REDUCED TO CLEAR

SPECIAL OFFER – REDUCED TO CLEAR Our 2016 calendars are now reduced to clear at just £6.00! OR get both for a special package deal of just £10.50! Don’t miss out on getting yours in time for Mr February! Available here : OR at Rain Rescue Arbourthorne Charity Shop and Rain Rescue Charity Shop – Sunnyside


January 27, 2016

Special Appeal for Badger the Spaniel X Collie

SPECIAL APPEAL Sometimes it is hard to know where to begin with our Facebook post, so much can happen in one day and today was certainly one of those days! In summary we have taken in 3 newbies from the stray kennels, one of them is Ruby, a gorgeous lurcher girl who has a badly […]


January 26, 2016

Update on Jasmine in her new home!

Just three weeks ago Jasmine was in the stray kennels facing a very uncertain future, she was a trembling wreck and feared human contact. Rain Rescue rescued her and brought her into our care. Through rehabilitation and the patience of our centre team she began to come out of her shell and show us what […]


January 25, 2016

3 Newbies Saved

3 NEWBIES SAVED As always when we have a space we head back to the stray kennels to save more. Say hello to Badger the Collie x Spaniel, Porridge the Bullie X, and Nancy the English Bull Terrier. All 3 are now safe here at the kennels and are settling down before we do their […]

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January 25, 2016

Sadness as we lose one of our own : RIP Zena

From a heart broken RAIN we are saddened to tell you that yesterday we lost our darling Zena. Her health has never been great but over the past couple of weeks we have seen her deteriorating. After speaking with our vet again yesterday and being advised of the pain she was suffering we had to […]


January 23, 2016

We NEED your stories …

WE NEED YOUR STORIES Ok folks this is your chance to tell your story, we want to know how Rain Rescue has helped you, affected you, changed you?! Have you got the world best rescue dog from us? Did we help you in your time of need? Did an animal you adopted from us change […]


January 22, 2016

Give a Car to Help Animals In Need

Giveacar for Rain Rescue: Did you know that you can donate to us by getting rid of your old car? Giveacar will collect the vehicle for FREE, scrap or auction it, and the money raised is send to Rain Rescue. A scrap car donation raises an average of £50 which would pay to neuter a […]


January 21, 2016

Belle finds home with Betty – A true happy ending

We have had a rollercoaster of a morning here at RAIN which had the most perfect of endings. We received a desperate phone call from a lady who due to serious medical conditions had to make the heartbreaking decision to rehome her dog Belle, a gorgeous Daschund who is blind in one eye. I must […]