Category Archive: News


February 16, 2018


WE’RE RECRUITING  We have a number of job vacancies in our Animal Welfare Team! Apply now by sending a CV and covering letter via Indeed. We’d also like to take this opportunity to say goodbye and HUGE good luck to Katie who has been with us here at Rain Rescue for the last 18 months […]


January 31, 2018

Quiz for Rain Rescue at Fitzwilliam & Hughes Rotherham

Join us at Fitzwilliam & Hughes Rotherham for a special quiz in aid of Rain Rescue! We’ve got the best quiz master in town, plus there’ll be prizes for the pun-iest quiz name, a raffle and other fun games too! Oh, and did we mention tickets include a glass of prosecco (or non-alcoholic alternative)! To book tickets, […]

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January 29, 2018

Sleep Tight Agatha

SLEEP TIGHT AGATHA Animal rescue has its highs and it’s lows. As our supporters we think it’s important you get to see both sides of the work we do here at Rain Rescue. Earlier this month we received a desperate call from the dog warden asking if we could help with a very sad case. […]


January 26, 2018

Snip N Chip Cat Campaign 2018

SNIP N CHIP CAMPAIGN 2018 Over the last 2 years we have seen a huge increase in the number of requests to help cats in the local community, particularly from members of the public concerned for stray or feral cats living on the streets with no owners to care for them. These cats are often […]


January 14, 2018

2017 Cat Intake Age Breakdown

2017 CAT INTAKE AGE BREAKDOWN As i said yesterday I love stats so I’m spending some time this weekend looking back over the past year to see where our impact was and where we should focus our efforts going forward. The chart below shows the age of cats entering our care in 2017. As you […]

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December 6, 2017


Don’t forget … you can send e-cards to your friends and family via and donate the cost of cards and stamps to help dogs and cats in rescue! It’s easy, its environmentally friendly and it saves lives! PLUS we’ve just uploaded 4 new designs!  


November 22, 2017

WE ARE HIRING : Part Time Welfare Assistant

Are you passionate about animals and want to contribute to making a better future for homeless pets in South Yorkshire? We are looking for someone to join our team on a Part Time basis to cover 6 mornings out of 7 to provide vital support within the Welfare team … an ideal role for someone […]


November 14, 2017

Christmas Dinner Appeal 2017

Christmas is the time of year where we need your support more than ever. Sadly, the festive season means we will see a rise in the number of dogs and cats abandoned that urgently need our care.You can make a homeless pet’s Christmas a better one! Rain Rescue is small charity dedicated to saving the […]

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October 2, 2017

2018 Cat Calendar Available for Pre Order

CAT CALENDAR COMPETITION WINNERS REVEALED! So a few months ago we asked you all to submit your entries for our 2018 Cat Calendar competition. We’ve had some truly gorgeous entries but we are now ready to reveal our winners. Huge well done to … Cole Whiteley, Abi Ellicott, Rachel Collings, Amber Mason, Rosemary Wenzerul, Shelley Richmond […]


September 14, 2017


£10 NOTE APPEAL Today the new £10 note enters circulation. Why not do something extra special with your first note and donate it to homeless animals in need. £10 will help pay for a dogs vaccinations or pay for 2 nights of care, warmth and shelter for a cat without an owner. You can donate […]