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World’s Best Mum at The Mayhew: Daisy the cat adopts three abandoned kittens after losing her own

When a stray cat was brought into The Mayhew with her three small kittens, staff knew there was something special about Daisy. From giving birth, Daisy had been nurturing her three young kittens outside and on her own which is tricky enough, but all three kittens were slightly deformed and had no use of their lower […]

Daisy adopts kittens at The Mayhew Animal Home

Owen Howkins selects The Mayhew Animal Home to benefit from the charity Pawtraits Exhibition™ by Maria Slough

The Mayhew Animal Home has been chosen by Owen Howkins to benefit from a photographic exhibition which launches on the 2nd June. Owen Howkins, 8, suffers from Schwartz-Jampel syndrome, a condition which leaves his muscle in a permanent state of tension. The youngster said his life changed when his parents adopted Haatchi, a three-legged Anatolian shepherd […]

Photographic exhibition with The Mayhew Animal Home

The Mayhew Animal Home urges people to use it’s low cost veterinary services in memory of Kieren

On Friday the 16th May, Kieren the rabbit who was found abandoned and neglected in Queen’s Park on Wednesday last week (14th) was humanely put to sleep at The Mayhew Animal Home, after being diagnosed with Mxyomatosis, a fatal virus. This causes acute conjunctivitis that leads to blindness and secondary bacterial infections. Rabbits suffer terribly […]

Kieran the rescued Rabbit and The Mayhew Animal Home

Severe case of abandonment at The Mayhew – Kieren the Rabbit

Rabbits are one of the most neglected pets in the UK and at The Mayhew we see many unwanted, abandoned and neglected rabbits dumped on our doorstep. Just yesterday, 14th May, halfway through Rabbit Awareness Week, five year old Kieran arrived in a terrible state: riddled with fleas, terribly matted fur, infected ears and eyes […]

Abandoned rabbit rescued by The Mayhew Animal Home

JLS star JB Gill to appear on TV with adopted Mayhew Animal Home puppy Nala

JB Gill from JLS will be appearing on the Paul O’Grady show on Thursday the 15th May with his adopted Mayhew puppy Nala, who he fell in love with on the ITV show in November last year. JB and his band mates were each asked to bring on a dog looking for a new home […]

JB Gill from JLS and his adopted dog from The Mayhew Animal Home

Veterinary nurse Laura Brind steps up for The Mayhew Animal Home

Dedicated staff member Laura Brind will be undertaking the 100km London to Brighton Hike in order to raise money for The Mayhew Animal Home. Her challenge begins in Richmond on the morning of Saturday 24th May and will end on Sunday 25th May in Brighton. Laura and her partner John will be walking through the […]

The Animal Mayhew Home Fundraising Nurse

The Mayhew Animal Home joins charities to unite against pinch collars

Last November The Mayhew launched a petition to highlight the use of aversive dog collars after we found a dog in a park tethered to a tree by a prong collar. This type of collar has metal prongs inside which dig in and embed into the dog’s neck when pressure is applied upon the collar […]

The Mayhew Animal Home speaks out against Dog Pinch collars

Annual Spring Fair to be held at The Mayhew Animal Home

On Sunday 27th April The Mayhew Animal Home will be opening its doors to hold its annual Spring Fair in the garden of its rescue centre in Trenmar Gardens, Kensal Green.  The event is held to raise funds for The Mayhew Animal Home, to enable it to continue its vital work, and will celebrate all things spring. There […]

Spring Fair 2014 the Mayhew Animal Home

The Mayhew’s response to the dog attack and death of a baby in Blackburn

The Mayhew was saddened to hear about the death of a young girl in Blackburn last night and our thoughts are with the friends and family affected by this terrible incident. This case once again reinforces the urgent need to tackle irresponsible dog ownership. At present it is far too easy to obtain a dog […]

First TV ad for The Mayhew Animal Home

Renowned Advertising Agency BBH and Production Company Moxie Pictures create and fund first TV ad for The Mayhew Animal Home Bartle Bogle Hegarty’s Creative Director Dominic Goldman has written and directed a 90 second film for The Mayhew Animal Home produced and funded by Moxie Pictures to encourage people to adopt a dog. The video […]

The Mayhew Animal Home TV Advert - Unloved