Category Archive: Special Appeals


November 7, 2014

Pitiful little Freddie We are desperate for help for him

Freddie came into Rain Rescue’s care a few months ago having a terrible start in a housing estate in Sheffield.  Due to his poor start, his digestion hasn’t worked well and he has the worst case of mange we have ever seen. We have taken Freddie to many different vets and tried lots of things […]


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 13, 2014

SPECIAL APPEAL for Teddy Bear – Starved Gentle Giant

  ***SPECIAL APPEAL*** Meet Teddy! Once again we are horrified by the state poor Teddy has arrived here in. His face is gaunt and his bones protruding under his skin. We have named him Teddy (bear) as he is such a gentle giant, and despite his situation is quite the cheerful chappy (perhaps he knows […]


September 29, 2014

SPECIAL APPEAL – Brindle Bunch Halloween Specials

Hiya my name is Sparkle and I am one of Rain Rescues brindle bunch and also part of our Special Appeals. I am still waiting for my home! As Halloween approaches and  October begins this week I thought it would be a good time to introduce our Brindle bunch Halloween specials of this week!. Here’s […]


September 17, 2014

SPECIAL APPEAL : Wishing Peggy a Speedy Recovery

Today we need your good wishes for little Peggy who yesterday went off to the vets for a huge operation to strip her mammary lumps and to be spayed. Peggy is an older girl who arrived with us a few months ago, an older girl who has been so neglected. She now lives with a wonderful family […]


August 7, 2014


***SPECIAL APPEAL*** We would like to formally introduce Mr. Humphrey. This charming chap had been left in the dog pound in terrible amounts of pain. He was literally screaming in agony, his eye was so badly swollen from severe glaucoma, he needed emergency vet treatment. That is where once again Rain Rescue came in. The […]


August 7, 2014

SPECIAL APPEAL for blind Basil on behalf of West Yorkshire Dog Rescue

Although Basil is not a Rain Rescue dog, when West Yorkshire Dog Rescue contacted us to see if we knew of a suitable forever home for him we had to try and help. West Yorkshire Dog Rescue have BLIND BASIL who NEEDS A LOVING FOREVER HOME . Although Basil is blind he gets around perfectly well […]


July 18, 2014


This beautiful Rottie girl is Olga. Olga has now been waiting for a home at our rescue for quite a while and although we love her to bits we are hoping that someone else will also love this lady as much. She adores her people and loves to play in her field at the side […]


July 14, 2014


SPECIAL APPEAL FOR A BEAUTIFUL BLUE FELLA Hello everyone my name is Smokey and I am one of Rain Rescue’s Special Appeals too. I am not quite sure what that means but I think it means nobody has taken me home yet? I am a giddy, happy dog despite being homeless you know. I am […]


July 14, 2014


Hiya you may know my name is Rita and although I am a big beautiful chunky Momma Akita and a real character of a girl I seem to be getting over looked. I am now sporting a new hair cut for Summer as quite frankly this hot weather can be a little tiresome for us […]