Make or donate goods

There are lots of things our dogs and cats can use, so we're always on the lookout for donations of new or used items from the list below. If you're feeling creative there are also lots of things that you can make for our animals.

Please remember that there are some items we can't use so before sending your donation please check this list.

We always need

  • Dog bandanas - we spray calming scents onto the bandanas for stressed dogs download the free bandana pattern
  • Knitted blankets download the free knitting pattern
  • Knitted cat woolly wand download the free woolly wand pattern
  • Knitted captain cat-battler download the free captain cat-battler pattern
  • 'Vetbed' (specialist dog bedding)
  • Dog toys - tough, durable, easily cleanable
  • Cat treats
  • Cat scratching posts / carpet squares
  • Cat toys - ping-pong balls, catnip toys
  • Cat igloo beds
  • Cat baskets (for transporting cats)
  • Indoor dog pens / crates
  • Dog treats (especially rawhides)
  • Dog coats (especially waterproof ones)
  • Dog leads, harnesses and 'gentle leaders'
  • Stereos and CD players for kennels
  • Training aids for dogs
  • Long lengths of climbing rope
  • Hard plastic kids' paddling pools for the summer
  • Hard plastic kids' toys like wendy houses for dogs to play in
  • Greyhound collars
  • Mobiles and wind chimes for kennels
  • Books about dogs and cats to further our staff's knowledge.

If you'd like to donate any of these items please post them or take them to one of our three centres.

We unfortunately cannot use

  • Dog or cat food - we feed all our residents a regular diet of premium food to keep them healthy - changing food can upset their stomachs
  • Newspapers
  • Old computer equipment, as it is not compatible with our computer system
  • Bedding including duvets, pilllows and sheets
  • Dirty or soiled items as this costs us money to launder before our animals can use them.

Support our work

Your donations help us to care for the thousands of animals who come into our Home every year.

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£5 a month

would help pay for the care needed by some of our dogs and cats.

Flynn 345708

£8 a month

could pay for all the care our hand-reared puppies and kittens need.

Purdys Kittens 72

£12 a month

would give frightened dogs and cats the care and treatment they need to recover.

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£20 a month

would give sick cats and dogs round-the-clock nursing care.

Little Lady with Vet Nurse Emma 08 crop

Other amount

Floyd 342545 13

£10

can buy a scratching post for one of the thousands of cats we care for each year

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£25

would pay for a cat or dog to be microchipped

Scarlett and Lauren Nurse in Clinic 36

£50

would keep one abandoned animal safe, warm and well

Tom 341455 -  69

£100

can buy beds, bowls, toys and treats to give comfort to five dogs in our care.

Bonnie 342374 13

Other amount

Nobu 326820, Nando 326821 10