An Emotional & Inspiring Story About a Three-Legged Dog

In rescues up and down the country and all over the world there are dogs waiting for new homes who are finding it hard to be rehomed due to any number of perceived flaws. This awesome, emotional, inspiring short animation has won many awards. When you watch it, you’ll see why.

Why Do Dogs End Up In Rescue, Did They Do Something Wrong?

Many people, sadly, buy in to some of the myths about rescue dogs. They assume that a dog finds themselves up for adoption and seeking a new home because, perhaps, they did something wrong during their time with their previous owner. This isn’t true. Dogs end up in rescue for many different reasons as this…

The Myths About Adopting a Rescue Dog

Why Adopt a Shelter Dog? Isn’t it ‘Safer’ to Buy From a Breeder? When it comes to considering whether adopting a rescue dog is the right, sensible decision for someone, it’s often the case that we have to address some of the more common myths about why dogs are in rescue in the first place….

Astonishing 227% Rise in Dog Adoptions in National Dog Adoption Month

UK’s first ever national dog adoption month hailed overwhelming success. The UK national dog adoption service DogsBlog.com is celebrating an incredible August as the site reports a staggering rise in the number of dogs adopted during the first ever national dog adoption month. The website, which set up National Dog Adoption Month partnered with animal…

National Dog Adoption Day: The Countdown Begins

National Dog Adoption Day (July 24th) is an initiative that aims to highlight the fantastic benefits of adopting a dog from one of the UK’s many animal shelters as well as promoting the concept and advantages of taking on a dog from a rehoming organisation. On National Dog Adoption Day there will be a host…

Louis Theroux Swaps Documentaries for Dogs Visiting Mayhew Animal Home

Documentary maker Louis Theroux, visited the Mayhew Animal Home in North West London today for National Dog Adoption Month, run by UK dog adoption site, DogsBlog.com. Louis was particularly taken with Amazing Grace, a dog who was found on a doorstep starving to death, blind in one eye and desperately weak by a member of the…

BBC Radio York Welcomed Sheba Into the Studios!

Did you hear Sheba from the Thirsk branch of Jerry Green Dog Rescue in the studio with Elly Fiorentini today? National Dog Adoption Month set the piece up for Sheba in the hopes her new family might be listening in. Listen in again below if you missed it to find out more about this lovely Husky…

Esther Makes An Impression In The BBC Radio Three Counties Studio!

Esther, a 5 year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier visited the BBC Radio Three Counties studio today for National Dog Adoption Month. This happy, fun and excitable girl has been in rescue for around a year now and we’re hoping to help her find a new home during the month long campaign. To find out more…