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February 8, 2017

Could you foster a homeless dog in need?

We always need volunteer dog foster carers who can provide temporary care for our dogs most in need of a break from kennel life. Becoming a Dog Foster Carer means you are providing invaluable support in caring for homeless animals. Fostering dogs also gives us a valuable opportunity to see how our dogs behave in […]

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February 5, 2017

Merlin goes home …

Finally after 5 long months of kennel life Merlin goes home … this sweet boy was saved from death in the stray kennels back in September – when he arrived with us we thought ”well he’s a good looking lad, he won’t be here too long.” but then the right home just never seemed to […]

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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 […]

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December 9, 2016

PRESS RELEASE : Gorgeous Gordon fights battle to stay alive

PRESS RELEASE : 9/12/16  Gorgeous Gordon fights battle to stay alive. Local animal rescue charity, Rain Rescue have taken in a  two day old kitten in an attempt to save his life. The teeny tiny kit was saved after the mother cat rejected him and he wasn’t getting the vital feeds he needed. Lauren Sanderson, […]

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December 6, 2016

FOUND CAT : Nottingham NG1 Area *REUNITED*

HAPPY ENDING This cat was reunited with its owner after being missing for a year and a half. This cat has been straying in the NG1 area and visiting the same home daily for months now, the home owner is concerned for his welfare. Please share this far and wide and see if we can […]

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November 28, 2016

SPECIAL APPEAL TO FIND BOSS HIS FINAL HOME

SPECIAL APPEAL TO FIND BOSS HIS FINAL HOME Can you offer Boss a warm loving home for his last few months? We don’t know if he will have 1 or 12 – or whatever – but we know that he is looking for a special person. He’s a stunning big boy with a heart of […]

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September 28, 2016

SPECIAL APPEAL FOR JASPER AND MUFFIN

SPECIAL APPEAL FOR JASPER & MUFFIN I’m not sure I need to write much to say why Jasper needs your help. The photos say it all. Jasper found himself abandoned and unwanted in the stray kennels in a terrible state. Asked if we could help, how could we say no? This poor little mite has […]

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September 27, 2016

The Dogs Trust Stray Dog Survey 2016 is released …

The Dogs Trust​ Stray Survey 2016 has been released and despite good news that the overall number of stray dogs in the UK entering local authority kennels is down, the bad news is 12 dogs a day face destruction through no fault of their own. In Yorkshire alone 638 (8%) stray dogs were put to […]

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August 31, 2016

PRESS RELEASE : APPEAL TO HELP SICK AND INJURED PETS

Press Release: 31st August 2016 RAIN RESCUE APPEALS TO HELP SICK AND INJURED ANIMALS  Yorkshire based animal welfare charity Rain Rescue are appealing to the kind hearted public to help with their ever growing vet bills treating some of the regions sickest abandoned animals. The charity established in 2002, sees a year on year rise […]

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August 15, 2016

4 More Lives Saved …

So it was back to the stray kennels this weekend to save this lovely lot! Meet Bear and Fudge, a pair of mastiffs, Gen sweet older girl and Pie a giddy JRT. All saved thanks to YOU! YOU are the ones who allow Rain Rescue to keep returning to the stray kennels to save dogs […]