Monthly Archive: January 2017


January 31, 2017

PRESS RELEASE : Rain Rescue saves dogs abandoned with note ‘PLEASE FIND US A HOME’

Local animal rescue charity, Rain Rescue have taken in two elderly dogs who were found by dog wardens with a note saying ‘Please find us a home’ tucked into their coat pocket. Lauren Sanderson, Rain Rescue’s Deputy Manager, said: “They were found wandering the streets and when they arrived back at the pound they checked […]


January 27, 2017

Thumper and Biscuit – homeless puppies.

Meet Thumper and Biscuit an adorable pair who have found themselves homeless at such a young age. Thumper the bigger boy (darker face) is the shyer of the two who takes confidence in his more outgoing little sister Biscuit (white and tan). He ideally needs another confident female dog in his life. Thumper and Biscuit […]


January 20, 2017

Marley is retiring at the seaside …

We are absolutely over the moon to be able to say MARLEY IS ADOPTED! This wonderful lad has had a hard life and his bones are old but that didn’t stop his new mum and dad falling in love with him … and BONUS he is off to live at the seaside … have a […]


January 19, 2017

RSPCA Release Dog Fighting Stats – S.Yorkshire badly affected.

Dog Fighting In South Yorkshire Shocking and sad statistics from the RSPCA for South Yorkshire and the UK as a whole. Please share and raise awareness so people know this horrid and archaic cruel ‘sport’ is still prevalent in today’s society – many think it has been and gone but this is happening right here […]


January 18, 2017

Milo and Ben go home!

We are delighted to see Milo and Ben off to their new homes today. Milo came into our care after his previous owner sadly passed away and Ben from a home where sadly his owner could no longer cope, with no where else to go we brought them into the Rain Rescue fold. Milo especially […]


January 18, 2017

4 Saved From the Pound

SAVE THE STRAYS Say hello to our latest arrivals, four poor souls saved from the stray kennels. A lovely lurcher girl, a very scared boy who is terrified and doesn’t understand how he has ended up homeless, and two Staffordshire girls who one has been used for breeding. Name suggestions welcome but can we also […]

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January 14, 2017

Sour Cherry launch Marley the DDB Pin

The girls over at Sour Cherry​ have done it again, after raising over £2000 from their Glitter Cat Necklaces launched in December, they have now designed a pin based on Marley the Dogue De Bordeaux who is in our care and looking for a home. Isn’t it just fabulous!? … Buy yours now and the […]

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January 13, 2017

Sheffield Window Centre THANK YOU

THANK YOU AGAIN “SHEFFIELD WINDOW CENTRE” The windows of our kennels were falling to pieces and its been so hard to keep the dogs inside warm. Those in our outside block specifically feel the cold. So – just one ask to the wonderful people at Sheffield Window Centre “Could they possibly repair or replace some […]


January 12, 2017

Update on Bob The Boxer

UPDATE ON BOB Beautiful Bob wants you all to know he is feeling much better now. After suffering from a terrible bout of Kennel Cough he’s come out the other side and is now full of beans. You might remember over the bank holiday he ended up in the vets overnight as we were so […]


January 10, 2017

Thankyou to local business support!

THANK YOU to all the Businesses that have offered to have our collection tins – already we have got 50!!!!! tins placed and out there generating funds. We will be sending out thank you’s to you all as we start to see the funds coming in and will be able to show your business on […]