Monthly Archive: March 2016


March 30, 2016

The Sadness Of Shirley The Staffie

In my time here at RAIN I have seen some stressed dogs but Shirley has to be one of the most heartbreaking to date. She has spent the last two days despite our best efforts quite literally going out of her mind. She has had a rough few weeks for sure, clearly not long ago […]


March 28, 2016

Special Home Needed For Jensen

IMPORTANT – JENSEN NEEDS A VERY ACTIVE HOME AND ONE WHERE HE WILL NOT BE LEFT FOR LONG PERIODS OF TIME, IDEALLY HARDLY AT ALL. My name is Jensen and sadly my owner needs to find a new home for me as well I am a bit of a giddy kipper and need a home […]


March 25, 2016

Wellington, Shirley and Tess Arrive

Say hello to our three newbies, all saved today from the stray kennels. As you can see Shirley the SBT is in quite a state, she has thinning fur, boobs to the floor, overgrown nails and is generally in a terrible way. She will be whisked to the vets first thing in the morning to […]


March 12, 2016

Rescue Centre Makeover Update : 1 Kennel Block Complete!

Huge thank you to everyone who has supported our Rescue Centre Makeover Appeal so far – thanks you we have raised over £5000 and are a quarter of the way there! Take a look at the photos from the newly completed kennel block. 1 down, 2 more kennel blocks and a cattery to go! Support […]


March 8, 2016

Winning Harry Over

Real men wear pink! Some of you may remember Harry he arrived with us a few weeks back after his family could no longer cope. Harry has been frightened and has spent a lot of time shying away in the back of his kennel but this sweet boy is now making sure progress and we […]


March 5, 2016

Mitzy – settled at last

Do you all remember little Mitzy?  A very sad life she had – her owners daughter was driving around with her in her car on a very hot day – with children and dogs, not knowing where she could go.  Not her fault – a family crisis had meant that Mitzy and Bobbin her sister […]