Make yourself at home

It's time to get cosy at home with your best four-legged friend. We’ve put together our pick of the best activities, news and crafts for the whole family to enjoy with your dog or cat.

Coronavirus in dogs and cats Coronavirus in dogs and cats

Read our advice on how to ensure your pet stays healthy and is cared for.

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 FREE RESCUE ANIMAL COLOURING BOOK FREE RESCUE ANIMAL COLOURING BOOK

Download your free rescue animal colouring book which can be coloured in by hand or on a tablet and enjoyed by kids and adults alike.

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Rescue your video chat with free animal Zoom backgrounds Rescue your video chat with free animal Zoom backgrounds

We're sharing six Zoom backgrounds to brighten up your video calls!

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24 Hours in Battersea - Lockdown 24 Hours in Battersea - Lockdown

Take a look behind the scenes at Battersea during lockdown and discover how we're continuing to be there for every dog and cat.

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DIY Dog Toys DIY Dog Toys

Find out how to make homemade toys for your dog by following our step-by-step tutorials.

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Winter dog care Winter dog care

10 tips to keeping your dog safe during the winter months

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Homemade Dog Biscuits Homemade Dog Biscuits

They contain just three ingredients and are super simple to make!

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How to teach your dog to walk on a lead How to teach your dog to walk on a lead

Take the first steps towards getting your dog to walk nicely on the lead

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DIY Cat Toys DIY Cat Toys

Find out how to make homemade toys for your cat by following our step-by-step tutorials.

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Winter cat care Winter cat care

How to protect your cats against the chill this winter

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Homemade Cat Treats Homemade Cat Treats

Every cat deserves a special treat every now and then! These homemade cat biscuits contain just three ingredients and are super simple to make.

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Creating a cat-friendly home Creating a cat-friendly home

Learn how to make your home cat-friendly and enriching for your cat

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Getting dogs used to people in face masks Getting dogs used to people in face masks

Simple steps to help your dog get used to people wearing face masks

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Good News Roundup - Friday 8th January Good News Roundup - Friday 8th January

As we start the year with some cautious optimism for brighter times ahead we’re sharing our first weekly round-up of positive things happening at Battersea, as well as heartwarming dog and cat stories from the UK and beyond.

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Brain games for dogs Brain games for dogs

Learn about some interactive food games to exercise your dog's brain

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Cat training Cat training

Training your cat can be useful in a variety of practical situations.

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