Stray Aid - A Stray Dog's Best Friend - Charity No. 1117372Registered with Fund Raising Regulator
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Vet Diary - Bad Hair Day!

Some of the dogs that arrive at our Animal Welfare Centre are just plain neglected. It takes just a few minutes a day to groom a dog if you keep on top of it. If you don't have a few minutes a day to spend with your dog, why not find a new owner who does?

Bedlington matted Bedlington hair

Above is a picture of a Bedlington terrier that was brought to our rescue centre, and the hair that was removed by our Animal Welfare Supervisor. And look what we found underneath!

Bedlington after

The poor soul looks rather bewildered but soon became much happier, being free from filthy matted hair for the first time in months or even years!

Unfortunately our clippers did not survive their ordeal, so if you would like to donate towards some new clippers or other grooming equipment, please visit the Support Us page of our website.

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News

Holly's Happy New Year!

Published 07/01/2019
So many of you have asked how Holly is doing since she was brought to the centre and many will remember the pictures that were published on her arrival. We will never know how anyone could cause such cruelty but we are so pleased to how she has responded to care and attention on a daily basis. Despite her road to recovery still in the early days she has become a very lovin...…read more

Holly's Story

Published 27/12/2018
Holly's Story. Holly (DU533-18) was found in Coundon, Bishop Auckland, just 5 days before Christmas. Her condition is possibly one of the worst we have ever seen, she could barely hold her own head up, she was unable to stand. We will likely never know her story before that day. Over the last 7 days we have worked hard to ensure Holly is warm and safe, our vet has worked closel...…read more

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