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We’re Celebrating World Vet Day

29th April 2017 marks World Vet Day and we are celebrating our vets here in London and also the international vets we train as part of our International Vet Training Programme, who return to their countries not only with enhanced veterinary skills, but also with a general understanding of animal behaviour, knowledge about shelter medicine […]

Dr. Mo Wins Special Recognition Award for his Groundbreaking Work in Afghanistan

We’re delighted to announce that our very own Dr. Abdul Jalil Mohammadzai DVM – Dr. Mo as we and everyone knows him – has been presented with The Association of Dogs and Cats Homes (ADCH) Special Recognition Award 2017 for his innovative work helping thousands of animals in London and Afghanistan and devoting his life […]

Dr Mohammed with his award Mayhew International

Fundraise for the Month of May-hew!

At The Mayhew we are holding a special May-hew fundraising month when our supporters will be raising funds to help us help more animals in need. Money raised during May will go towards the crucial help that our Animal Welfare Officers give to unwanted, abused and neglected animals as well as supporting vulnerable pet owners […]

Month of Mayhew

Shar Pei with Painful Eye Condition Finds Pawfect Home

Despite being in pain with both of her eyes for most of her life, an adorable Shar Pei is now on the road to recovery after finding a forever home thanks to The Mayhew Animal Home. The seven-year-old, named Coco, was first brought into The Mayhew at the beginning of February after her previous owners […]

Mayhew International Afghanistan Update

Our  CEO, Caroline Yates, flew out to Kabul, Afghanistan, last week to catch up with Dr. Mo, Afghanistan Project Manager. Dr. Mo has been busy setting up our NGO facilities and working with the Government and city authorities there to introduce and implement a long-term and sustainable animal welfare strategy. Back in January 2017, Mayhew […]

Mayhew International visit to Afghanistan

Sick Puppies Abandoned and Left for Dead

Two five-week-old terrier brothers were brought into The Mayhew Animal Home after they were cruelly dumped in a box and left for dead. The little puppies, named Rascal and Toby, didn’t have a happy or safe start in life after they were discovered abandoned in Gladstone Park in North London. A member of the public […]

Student Vet Completes Extra-Mural Study Placement at our Clinic

Rachel Hartley Young is a Veterinary Medicine student at Cambridge University in her 4th year and recently completed two weeks Extra-Mural Study (EMS) placement at The Mayhew as part of her studies. Rachel’s work with animals began when she was just five years old, when she kept asking her mum and dad for a pet. […]

Dogs Die in Hot Cars

Not long is too long… Nobody ever thinks it will happen to them or their pet, but every summer many people gamble with their dog’s life by leaving them in a car or other unsuitable environments, including caravans, conservatories and other out-buildings. You may think just a few minutes is fine but even this is putting their life […]

Microchipping – Stay Together Pawever

Sadly we see hundreds of lost cats and dogs come through our doors every year, unfortunately many of which are not identifiable because they haven’t been microchipped. With the one-year anniversary of the compulsory dog microchipping law coming up in April, we are promoting the benefits of this small, but mighty, chip to encourage more […]

Lost Cat Reunited with Owners after Nine Months

A lost cat who went missing for nine months has been reunited with her owners thanks to having the correct microchipping details and The Mayhew Animal Home. Two-year-old calico cat, Jingle, first arrived with us after a member of the public found her hiding behind a block of flats in Kensal Green in a poor […]