Please give a rescue dog a new loving home We need your help We rehome 1000 stray dogs every year We will never put a rehomeable dog to sleep Stray Aid is dedicated to the care of dogs
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Welcome to Stray Aid

Stray Aid is a registered charity, Charity No. 1117372, based in Coxhoe, Durham. Our aim is to provide practical help and information on stray, lost or abandoned dogs and cats across County Durham and Hartlepool. The Stray Aid Rehoming Centre, Coxhoe is open 10am - 4pm seven days a week, with a late night on Friday until 8pm.* The dogs are not available for viewing after 4pm in summer or dusk in winter, whichever is earlier. If you are visiting in the hope of finding a new pet please help us by printing out and filling in this form.

If you have lost or found a dog, please contact Stray Aid's Help Desk on 0300 9994247 between 9am and 9pm, seven days a week.* 

Stray Aid Kennels, Coxhoe, are closed to the public between 9pm and 9am.         

Free Microchipping at Newton Aycliffe


Our volunteers will be out in force, microchipping FREE OF CHARGE at Newton Aycliffe RAFA Club on Saturday 7th March between 10am and 2pm. Microchips kindly supplied by Dogs Trust. Please remember it will become law to have your pet microchipped next year so why not take this opportunity to get a fr...


Our 1st Annual Golf Day


Stray Aid is to hold their 1st ever annual golf day, a fun filled day for any keen golfers. Also opportunities for businesses to sponsor a hole or the


Annual Dog Show


Our May Dog Show is always a great success, lets make 2015 even bigger and better. A great FUN day out for all the family and lots of fun for the pooches too.


Sponsored Parachute Jump


For all the DARE DEVILS or wannabes out there this is a one for you, Be part of this amazing dare devil event, spaces are limited so be quick and get yours booked. Good luck everyone we will see you at the bottom where our feet will be firmly on the ground.


Dog Walk


If you have a dog and would like to get involved in this beautiful walk,then pop down and join us, while enjoying the beautiful surrounds of Hardwick Park. 

  • Wilson Veterinary Group
  • Hurworth Burn Pet Hotel

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