Category Archive: Welfare & Education


July 12, 2015

Stop The 77!

Please watch this extremely powerful video showing how we as humans must learn to speak our dogs language as they cannot speak ours. Our dogs speak to us all the time we just don’t listen. This wonderful video highlights how the majority of dog bites could be avoided if we listened to what our dogs […]

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June 21, 2015

UK’s Most Popular Dog Breeds

Please read this very interesting article from the BBC about dog breeds in the UK. Just note the amount in the Sheffield area in comparison the rest of the UK. South Yorkshire was recently named as one of the UK’s worst areas for dog abandonment and cruelty yet has fewer dog rescues than most. Everyday […]


May 14, 2013

Pedigree: feeding brighter futures

Bronte and I meeting our friends up at Pedigree at the launch of their FEEDING BRIGHTER FUTURES CAMPAIGN. She was an absolute star and took all the attention in her stride. Just another ‘poundie’ fulfilling an ambassador role. Thanks to Pedigree for raising awareness to the thousands and thousands of dogs sat tonight in rescue […]


March 13, 2013

Dont judge a dog by it’s collar…

One of our volunteers, an artist and general creative lady, is organising an art exhibition and auction this autumn and is calling on all animal loving artists to donate dog themed work to help raise much needed funds for us and also to help educate people about animal welfare issues in South Yorkshire. We would […]

November 30, 2011

Landlords – Letting With Pets

A brilliant document produced by The Dogs Trust for those landlords who will let to people who have pets.  The majority of people are great tenants and will keep your property clean and tidy – read their PDF booklet here

November 30, 2011

Overhaul of Dangerous Dogs Act

At long last the “Breed Specific Legislation” is due to undergo some changes, it looks like the message “deed not breed” is finally getting through – I hope that this gets the right attention and is an advantage to all pets and responsible owners.  More info at

November 30, 2011

Don’t Judge a Book By It’s Cover

Just a short YouTube clip to make people realise that there is far more to the Staffordshire Bull Terrier than all the negative press they get would have you believe.

November 30, 2011

Don’t Buy Puppies Without Seeing Mum

Please do not buy puppies from a pet shop or ever give your dog away as “free to a good home” – sadly sometimes not everyone is completely honest as can be seen in this video….