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We love Mill Lane Vets!

Josh Rusnak at Mill Lane Veterinary Surgery in Brent is our hero! He works closely with our Vet team, offering advice, assistance and second opinions whenever needed. He has devoted so much time passing on his extensive orthopaedic knowledge to us over the years, not to mention the surgical assistance he provides to our animals. In 2015, Josh helped us with 13 complicated surgical cases […]

Over £5,000 Raised for Bear Cubs’ Journey to Freedom

At The Mayhew Animal Home we have so far raised over half of the money needed to help move three orphaned bear cubs to a safe sanctuary in Greece. In November 2015 we launched an appeal for donations to raise £10,000 to help pay for the transit journey of three bear cubs from a temporary […]

Three Puppies Dumped and Left for Dead

Three tiny, neglected puppies were brought into The Mayhew Animal Home on Boxing Day after being found dumped in a box and left for dead by the side of a road. The young, defenceless puppies, aged just a few weeks old, were left out in the cold and rain on Boxing Day with only a […]

Abandoned Boxing Day Puppies

Sign the Petition to Protect the Veterinary Nurse Title

Currently the title`veterinary nurse’ it is not protected in law, and therefore anyone, including those lacking the relevant training and education, can refer to themselves as a veterinary nurse and it is not regulated in any way. The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons launched a petition asking the Government to introduce new legislation to regulate […]

The Mayhew Vet Clinic Team

Limited Neutering Surgery Availability Until End of March 2016

With our Vet Clinic expansion and construction under way, we have very limited neutering surgery spaces available between now and the end of March 2016 in our Clinic. We apologise for any inconvenience and for further enquiries please give our Clinic a call on 0208 962 8017. Vaccinations and our nurses’ clinic remain as usual […]

Nominate Us in the Animal Charity Awards 2016

There isn’t long left to submit your nominations for the PetPlan and Association of Dogs and Cats Homes (ADCH) Charity Awards – so don’t miss out on your chance to recognize a Mayhew team, employee or volunteer who has gone above and beyond to help animals in need this year! The prestigious charity awards held […]

Loving Homes Needed for our Long-Stayers

Can you believe that our affectionate Staffy and Whippet cross Tia has been waiting since August 2015 for a home? Or, that our gorgeous cat Pipsqueak has been with us for over a year now?! It’s completely un-fur! We are on a doggy and moggy mission to encourage more people to “Give A Pet A […]

Fearne Cotton Encourages People to Adopt a Pet

Fearne Cotton gave two Mayhew cats a chance 13 years ago when she adopted gorgeous cats Keloy and Tallulah (formerly Tinky Winky) from us. Renowned radio and television presenter, Fearne, has kept us updated with her cats’ progress and is supporting our adoption campaign by encouraging more people to adopt a pet, instead of buying. […]

Landing on Your Paws: Rehoming Two Very Timid Cats

Our Marketing Volunteer, Pascale Colonna, kindly let two very scared Mayhew cats into her heart and home three months ago. When Pascale first took Sasha and Nina (formerly Robbie and Jackie) home they were extremely scared and timid cats who would hide away in her cupboards – but now only a few months down the […]

Mayhew Kittens Named After the Late David Bowie

With the very sad news that David Bowie passed away last Sunday after a battle with Cancer, we have joined the world in remembering this incredibly talented man and his out-standing career. As a tribute to Bowie our cattery staff named three gorgeous kittens in his honour after his famous alter ego and hit song; […]