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A Barking Success for Hounds on the Heath

Hundreds of owners and their four legged friends descended on Hampstead Heath to support Mayhew’s annual summer dog show event, Hounds on the Heath, on Sunday and raised an incredible £7,500 on the day. Celebrities including Poldark star Beatie Edney, actor Peter Egan, TV presenter Danni Menzies, professional dancer Anya Garnis, actor Josh Sinclair-Evans, TV […]

The Mayhew Animal Home Rebrands to ‘Mayhew’

The longstanding London-based animal welfare charity, The Mayhew Animal Home, has rebranded, overhauling its brand strategy, identity and logo to appeal to a wider audience and highlight the range of proactive animal welfare and community outreach work it delivers in addition to the rescue and rehoming work it is well known for. The charity has […]

Kabul Municipality Staff Train in Humane Dog Catching

You may remember that in an incredible turnaround for animal welfare, four members of Kabul Municipality’s staff, who had been members of the teams poisoning the free-roaming dogs in Kabul, were interviewed and chosen by Mayhew International for retraining to become humane dog catchers for a Trap Vaccinate Neuter and Release (TVNR) programme that is […]

Countdown Begins for Hounds on the Heath 2017

Paws at the ready as The Mayhew Animal Home is set to hold one of the best dog shows of the summer on Sunday July 16th. Hounds on the Heath will be taking place on Hampstead Heath from 11am until 4pm and will bring together an exciting mix of stalls, activities and entertainment for two-legged […]

A Tribute to Monty

A seriously ill Golden Cocker Spaniel puppy that had to be constantly fed upright was recently brought in to The Mayhew Animal Home after being diagnosed with a rare condition. Monty, who was three-months-old when he was first brought in to The Mayhew at the end of October last year, was diagnosed with a condition […]

Cat Has Emotional Reunion with Owner after Going Missing for
Eight Months

A cat who went missing for eight months had an emotional reunion with his worried owner, thanks to having the correct microchipping details and The Mayhew Animal Home. Two-year-old Pepsi arrived at our Home, when a member of the public brought him in after she found him living as a stray outside a school in […]

A Day In The Life of Our Work with the Homeless

For the past 17 years our Animal Welfare Officers have worked closely with charities and organisations that offer support to the homeless across London. Some homeless people have animal companions, and very often this is their only companion and their reason for living. It is important to make sure that these pets are well cared […]

Three Kittens Dumped in Taped Up Box on One of the Hottest Weeks of the Year

Three tiny young kittens found abandoned in a taped up box at a bus stop on one of the hottest weeks of the year so far are now on the road to recovery thanks to The Mayhew Animal Home. The 11-week-old black and dark tortoiseshell kittens, named Jackie, Jenny and James by Mayhew staff, were […]

The Mayhew’s 17 Years Working with the Homeless

This month, The Mayhew Animal Home is marking 17 years since we started helping and providing personal support for the homeless and their pets. Since 2000, The Mayhew was one of the first animal charities to start working with the homeless. As well as reaching out to rough sleepers on the streets in many London […]

My Rescue and Me: Remembering Foster

David and Helen from North London adopted Foster from The Mayhew in 2009 when he was nine and a half years old. David’s touching tribute to his best friend shows us just how much love an older dog has to give. “Why you buy old dog? He soon dead.” It was the first thing that […]

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