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Lovable TheraPaws Ambassador Retires

Meet Finn, a loving and lively 13-year-old Staffie cross who has recently retired from being a TheraPaws ambassador helping elderly people. We look back on his journey with us. Finn and his proud owner Caroline visited the elderly at Lawnfield House Care Home in Willesden and were joined by volunteer Annie as TheraPaws volunteers at St Mungo’s a homelessness […]

Be a #fivergiver with the
new plastic £5 note

Donate your first fiver to The Mayhew Animal Home to help the sick, injured and homeless animals in our care. This week saw the brand new plastic £5 note being printed for the first time by the Bank of England. Please give your first plastic fiver to help us help some of the thousands of […]

Mayhew International Becomes an Official NGO in Afghanistan

We’re delighted to announce the very exciting news that The Mayhew is now an established Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) in Afghanistan. This is a ground breaking achievement and enables Mayhew International to spearhead and lead on animal welfare initiatives and education in Kabul and Afghanistan. The Mayhew has been working in Afghanistan since 2001. Over […]

Dr. Mo Mayhew International with NGO certificate

TheraPaws’ Latest Recruits
and Update with Axl and Jet

We are so pleased to introduce our newest TheraPaws ® pups. These caring dogs have all recently passed their assessments and are now ready to spread love and joy in hospitals, care homes and hospices around 12 boroughs of London. So say hello to our newest recruits, and a big thanks to all of our TheraPaws […]

A Lucky Case for Our Animal Welfare Officers

Our Animal Welfare Officers are always on call to respond to animal welfare issues out in the community and provide ongoing support to pet owners in difficulty on a daily basis. So when The Mayhew Animal Home were alerted to a local homeless man, whose beloved dog had been hit by a car, our Officers […]

What Is FIV and How Can We Prevent It?

We asked The Mayhew’s Chief Vet, Dr Ursula Goetz, MRCVS, GPCert (SAS) to explain what Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) is and how you can help prevent it spreading among the UK cat population. What is FIV? Feline Immunodeficiency Virus is a viral infection in cats, usually present in the saliva. It infects cells of the […]

TheraPaws Dogs Visit Age UK Camden

The Mayhew Animal Home’s TheraPaws dogs recently took a trip to visit older people, some with dementia, at an outreach event with Age UK Camden. Our volunteers Deborah Taffler and her dog Noodle and Ilonka Scaman and her dog BenJecky all spent valuable time at the Age UK event at the Great Croft Resource Centre […]

Mayhew International’s Latest Work in Moscow

This week our Chief Executive, Caroline Yates, and Head Vet Dr. Ursula Goetz MRCVS, GP Cert(SAS) CVO have been in Moscow training vets and student vets from several charitable groups. Mayhew International supports groups in and around Moscow in Russia including Human Ecology, Fond Dingo, Big Hearts Foundation and PetFund, on safe neutering techniques on […]

Our Animal Welfare Officers are
About Pets. For Pets.

From providing ongoing support to pet owners in difficulty, to responding to animal welfare issues in the community, to delivering a range of community initiatives across London, the life of a Mayhew Animal Welfare Officer is a busy and important role. At The Mayhew we are very lucky to have a team of five experienced […]

TheraPaws Nominated in the 2016 Animal Hero Awards

We are delighted to announce that The Mayhew Animal Home’s TheraPaws has been nominated for this year’s Animal Hero Awards’ Special Recognition Award. The Daily Mirror’s Animal Hero Awards recognise and celebrate the most inspiring examples of bravery, dedication and resilience in the animal world. Nominations are judged by an impartial and independent panel including […]