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Abandoned One-Eyed Cat Now Looking For Purrfect Home

A black one-eyed cat left abandoned by his previous owner when they moved is now on the lookout for a new home. The 10-year-old male, named Sammy, first arrived at Mayhew when a member of the public alerted our Animal Welfare Officers that a cat with badly infected eyes had been left behind after the […]

TheraPaws Brightens Up Blue Monday

On Blue Monday (Monday 15th January), said to be the most depressing day of the year, Mayhew decided to bring some cheer to a beauty company with visits from some of our adorable TheraPaws dogs. The TheraPaws dogs are a part of Mayhew’s visiting animal therapy programme, which recognises the mutual benefits of animals engaging […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Owners

Each January a third of the UK makes New Year’s Resolutions, hoping to lose weight, to quit smoking or to take up a new hobby; but by mid-month most of these have been forgotten. This year, why not make a resolution for your pet? Here are just a few suggestions from Mayhew… Get Active! The […]

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Mayhew in 2017

In 2017, animal charity Mayhew has continued to work for dogs, cats and communities. To share some of the amazing things that have happened this year, we have put together a 2017 highlights video. *Stats correct as of November 2017 We have rescued and found forever homes for 356 cats and 90 dogs including our […]

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Mayhew Helps Out at Crisis at Christmas

Mayhew has been supporting homeless charity, Crisis, for over 17 years and is a valuable part of Crisis at Christmas, where homeless people can receive temporary shelter over the Christmas period. Not just for their owners, Crisis offers a special service for dogs during this time. The dogs are brought by their owners to specially […]

Kitten Abandoned after Being Bought on App

A kitten, who was purchased online from a boot sale app, then abandoned, has finally found the loving home he deserves thanks to Mayhew. The black and white one-year-old, named Mo by our staff, was bought online by two young women on impulse. They hadn’t checked the pet’s background and didn’t realise the amount of […]

Stars and their Furry Friends out in Force for Tinsel & Tails

There was an abundance of glamour and gorgeous dogs at Mayhew’s Tinsel & Tails exclusive black tie fundraising evening at The Grand Connaught Rooms in London on Tuesday night. The annual charity extravaganza, proudly sponsored by Pets Pyjamas and Barkers For Dogs, saw a host of celebrity supporters take to the red carpet to raise […]

Tiny Puppy Sold Online Despite Being Sick and Underage

A tiny six week old puppy, who was sold online despite having suspected mange and being underage, has ended up at Mayhew. The Jack Russell Terrier, named Luna, was illegally sold underage via a buy and sell website. The breeder arranged for the buyer to meet the little pup in a car park, where the […]

Mayhew raises over £5,000 at Christmas Fair

On Sunday 26th November, we held our annual Christmas Fair at our Home and raised a fantastic £5,200. Our guests got to see behind the scenes at Mayhew and we had a record number of visitors sipping warming mulled wine and enjoying mince pies! We had plenty of exciting new products on sale for our […]

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Mayhew Supports Crisis at Christmas

Mayhew has been supporting the homeless charity, Crisis, for over 17 years, offering help and advice to homeless people and their dogs. Christmas can be an incredibly difficult time of year for a homeless person and their dog. Knowing how important they are to each other, we work together with Crisis to make sure they […]