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World Spay Day – Neutering Myths Busted

On February 27, World Spay Day shines a spotlight on the power of affordable neutering to help alleviate the issue of the overpopulation of cats and dogs. Sadly millions of unwanted pets are born every year in the UK and often end up in rescue shelters like ours. Neutering or spaying not only helps to […]

Rescue Cat with Feline Asthma Finds New Home

A rescue cat, who was diagnosed with feline asthma and has to use an inhaler, has now found a new home. The two-year-old, named Alma, was brought into Mayhew after she was found abandoned on the streets of North West London. Alma was quickly seen to by our Vet Team at our on-site Community Vet […]

How To Make Your Own Dog Biscuits

This Friday 23rd February is National Dog Biscuit Appreciation Day. To celebrate how much our doggy pals love a biscuit, we took our chief biscuit taster, Rocco, to see our friends and supporters at Butternut Box. He had the tough task of tasting some treats and brought them back for his four-legged friends at Mayhew. Find out […]

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Ask the expert: feline asthma

Most people know a fellow human being living with asthma. Yet it may surprise you to know cats can get it too, and that you can even train them to use an inhaler. Mayhew vet, Emma Robinson (MRCVS), explains what causes feline asthma and which symptoms to look out for. What is feline asthma? Also known as […]

Pawlentine Photo Competition Winner

We recently celebrated Valentine’s Day by inviting you all to share a picture of your Pawlentine with us on social media. An independent judging panel of Mayhew staff then choose three nominees who went to a public vote on our Facebook and Twitter channels to decide who would be our winner and receive a personalised pet […]

New Year, new Tails

We are excited to share our newly rebranded supporter magazine with you, now called ‘Tails’ to reflect the hundreds of animals and people we help each year. It features stories from our staff, volunteers, people and organisations we work together with and of course from you, our supporters. In the first issue we take a […]

Dogs, it’s your year to shine!

Chinese New Year is on 16th February and this year it’s the Year of the Dog! Read on to find out if you’re a Dog and what it means… In Chinese astrology, each year is related to a zodiac animal according to the 12-year-cycle and 2018 is the Year of the Dog. Other Dog years […]

Cat Dumped in Cardboard Box Outside Mayhew

A black and white cat was recently abandoned in a box outside Mayhew after her previous owner could no longer look after her. The four-year-old, named Dixie, was discovered in a taped up cardboard box outside the Home at the beginning of December last year. Mayhew’s Animal Welfare Officer, AJ Ford, said: “We found poor […]

Elderly Lady in Russia Found Living With 65 Animals

Our Mayhew International team in Russia has been supporting a number of Moscow charities with spay and neutering programmes for dogs and cats. We have been working with one such charity, Fond Dingo, since 2012. Last month, Fond Dingo and Mayhew Alumni Vet, Dr Rina Vorobyeva, travelled to the town of Alexandrov to visit a […]

Mayhew’s Supporters Raise Funds to Replace Stolen Animal Ambulance

In August last year, one of our vital animal ambulances was sadly stolen and was never reported as found or returned to us. But this week we are delighted to announce that, thanks to the generous fundraising by our supporters, we have been able to receive our new, replacement ambulance. Our animal ambulances are so […]