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.

Affiliates

Wilson Vet GroupChosen Paw linkFundraising Regulator

News

Stray Aid Annual Dog Show Sunday 2nd June

Published 28/05/2019
It's that time of year again, and this time our annual dog show and fun day is bigger and better than ever! At East Durham College, Houghall Campus, Durham DH1 3SG. Entries from 9.30am, judging starts at 11am. With 40 stalls booked in, food, drink and entertainment for the kids, it's a real family fun day! Car parking £2 per car with a free programme. Entries £2 per dog per class …read more

Sad news

Published 07/04/2019
When dear little Poppy arrived at Stray Aid on 9th October 2018, we were so very worried about her. She was 15 years old, blind and deaf, and with a host of age-related problems, we knew that only a very special person would take her on.  Thankfully she touched the heart of George who volunteers at our Blackhall charity shop, he came down and met her, and that was it! They fell in...…read more

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