Helpful Information

Charities and services for all kinds of pet owners and animal lovers

Animals at Risk

The Animals at Risk shelter is run from the home of Pete and Maggie Morrison who handle a mixture of animals numbering 500-600 per year. They have a no-kill policy, unless the quality of life for the animal has gone.

Animals in Need

Caring for and rehabilitating sick, injured, trapped and distressed wild and domestic animals in Northamptonshire.

Blue Cross

Blue Cross is a charity dedicated to improving the lives of sick and unwanted pets. They take in animals of all shapes and sizes, from hamsters to horses, and find them loving new homes. They make sure thousands more get the veterinary treatment they need when their owners cannot afford to pay.

British Hen Welfare

The British Hen Welfare Trust is a small, national charity that re-homes commercial laying hens.

Cat Action

A charity which helps feral cats by visiting colonies, trapping, neutering, feeding and homing kittens. Includes fund raising information and merchandise.

Cats Protection League

Cats Protection is the UK’s leading cat welfare charity, rehoming and reuniting 55000 cats and kittens every year.

Celia Hammond Animal Trust

The Celia Hammond Animal Trust, a registered UK charity, provides rescue and homing shelters for unwanted and abused cats, dogs and other pets.

PCS (Pet Cremation Service)

PCS are a pet owning family business who work closely with veterinary practices & pet parents. They have years of skill and experience to help you with your pet companion bereavement.

Dogs Trust

Dogs Trust (formerly the National Canine Defence League) is the largest dog welfare charity in the UK. Our mission is to bring about the day when all dogs can enjoy a happy life, free from the threat of unnecessary destruction.


Rabbit Welfare

The RWAF has existed since 1996 and is the combined effort of the Rabbit Welfare Association and its charity partner, the Rabbit Welfare Fund, working to improve the lives of domestic rabbits across the UK.


The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) is the leading UK animal welfare charity. We specialise in rescue, animal welfare and preventing animal cruelty.

Wellingborough Dog Rescue

Listings of dogs needing homes, gallery of success stories, information about dog shows and fund-raising events.