Freshfields Blog

Raffle Winners Announced

Congratulations to our raffle winners! The draw took place on Monday 29th May and the winners are: 1st prize - Ticket number 071852 - Linda Kay 2nd prize - Ticket number 018837 - J Rushton 3rd prize - Ticket number 017873 -  Mrs D A Martin Thank you to everyone who...

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Cattery Assistant – Freshfields Wales

Cattery Assistant needed for Saturdays and Sundays. Hours 7.30am- 3.30pm. Min wage.  There may be times when extra hours are available for covering existing staff(/holidays/sickness). A genuine love of animals is essential. Must have own car and clean driving licence....

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Seminar on Dog Law at Parry Welch Lacey LLP

 James Parry and the dog law team at Parry Welch Lacey will present their views on current dog law issues and the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 in particular at a seminar on 12th May from 6pm - 9pm. The team will be on hand to answer your questions about this Act. A...

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Pet Plan Charitable Trust Supports Freshfields!

We are very pleased to announce that we have received a donation of £5,000  from the Pet Plan Charitable Trust. We are grateful for the support of the Pet Plan Charitable Trust which will help Freshfields to realise our long-cherished dream of setting up our own vet...

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Time of Need appeal: Update

It's now 6 weeks since we officially launched our 'Time of Need' appeal, and once again our kind and generous supporters have come to our aid. The appeal has thankfully brought in some much needed donations, and we now have a bit of breathing space in which to take...

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Monster Pet Supplies Supports Freshfields

Hello Freshfields friends! We are delighted to report that Freshfields Animal Rescue have been chosen as Charity of the Month by the lovely people at Monster Pet Supplies. We are indebted to organisations like theirs, for their 'Good Deeds' in raising awareness of the...

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Thank You Lara Donald!

The animals and staff at Freshfields made a new friend today! Lara Donald and her mum Jen came down to the rescue centre to meet us. Lara raised an impressive £70.00 on her birthday by being kind and selfless and requesting that people didn't buy her presents but...

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Freshfields Speaks Up for Abused Animals

Everyone at Freshfields is very proud of our fabulous Freshfields volunteer Elaine Chin, who made her debut on BBC Breakfast News on Monday 20th February. Elaine was interviewed as part of a BBC feature looking at the campaign for stronger sentences for people who...

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Gareth Gives It Large for Freshfields!

Gareth Herbert is one of our dedicated group of dog-walkers at Freshfields Animal Rescue. Without volunteers like Gareth, our rescue dogs would not get the joy and happiness of simple pleasures, like sniffing through the fields and exploring the beautiful countryside...

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Obituary – Joan Court

The following article is taken from the Guardian online, and was written by Andrew Tyler, then director of Animal Aid. He talks about his dear friend Joan Court, and describes her compassionate and inspirational life. Joan sadly passed away on the 1st of December...

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