Tag Archive: south yorkshire


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 […]


November 20, 2017

Coop Members – You could be raising vital funds for cats in need!

We need funds to help tackle the cat crisis in Rotherham by neutering and chipping 100 cats – you can help raise funds towards this vital project by becoming a Coop member and choosing Rain Rescue as your chosen cause. Coop is offering its members 5% back on any coop branded purchases and 1% for […]


February 9, 2017

A Gift In Your Will – Save Future Generations

Did you know that Rain Rescue receives no government or lottery funding and therefore relies solely on the generosity of kind people like you to fund the vital work we do right here in Yorkshire. We operate from a rented site in Rotherham, but know that our future relies on securing an owned site to […]


February 9, 2017


OFFICIAL STATEMENT 8/2/17 We’ve had a couple of enquiries at Rain Rescue recently regarding where our dogs / cats are rescued from and we think its important that we’re clear about this for all our adopters, supporters and potential adopters out there. Rain Rescue does not import dogs from overseas – we work very hard […]


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 […]


December 22, 2016

Santa Paws visits elderly Sheffield residents.

‘Santa Paws’ comes to Sheffield to entertain elderly residents Credit  : The Star Rescue dogs brought their own brand of festive cheer to elderly residents in Sheffield this week – as ‘Santa Paws’ came to town. The cute canine – wearing a special yuletide jumper – delivered an early Christmas present to older people living […]


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, […]


October 18, 2016


RAIN RESCUE : CAN YOU GIVE SENIOR STAFFORDSHIRE SUSIE A PLACE TO CALL HOME? Susie a senior Staffordshire Bull Terrier is searching for a home to call her own again after finding herself homeless when her loving owner passed away suddenly. Rain Rescue who cares for Susie are appealing to find her a home so she doesn’t end spending cold […]


June 18, 2016

Kittens Needing Homes

These little kits need homes, sadly the applications we had in for them didnt work out. As they are just 9 weeks old and fragile, we would prefer homes with no small children who will grab or pull. Kittens can go to homes where people are out at work but in these instances we would […]