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A Painting Fit for a Prince

After spending an incredible 330 days at The Mayhew Animal Home, one of our longest stayers, Prince, has finally found a new forever home and his happily ever after. The gorgeous four-year-old American Akita has made quite an impression on The Home, that he even has his very own pawtrait, which was auctioned to raise […]

Prince with his portrait

Our achievements in 2016

2016 was an incredible year at The Mayhew and thanks to your support we’ve been able to help hundreds of dogs and cats. We are so proud to announce that this year we managed to rehome a whopping 336 cats and 94 dogs, and reunite 67 lost dogs with their owners. Our newly expanded Vet […]

The Mayhew Signs Landmark Agreement to Halt Dog Culling and work to Eliminate Rabies in Kabul

The Mayhew Animal Home, also a registered NGO in Afghanistan, has signed a landmark agreement with Kabul City authorities to halt dog culling in the city and introduce an animal welfare strategy incorporating a sustainable and planned rabies vaccination programme combined with a humane dog population control programme. The groundbreaking agreement was signed on 22nd […]

TheraPaws Dogs Spread Happiness on Blue Monday

Monday 16th January, also known as “Blue Monday”, is said to be the most depressing day of the year, but at The Mayhew Animal Home we decided to brighten up this gloomy day and spread some joy to staff members at Bauer Radio and Hearst Magazines UK with visits from our gorgeous TheraPaws dogs. Our […]

Sick Puppy Abandoned
in Cat Carrier and
Left for Dead

A terribly emaciated and sick puppy was brought into The Mayhew Animal Home, after she was found abandoned in a cat carrier. The tiny three-month-old Pomeranian cross puppy, Lulu, was brought to the attention of our Animal Welfare Officers when a member of the public found her dumped in the cat carrier and left for […]

Abandoned Cat Shut Outside Own Home Finds Happiness

An eight-year-old cat who was found abandoned and shut outside her own home has found happiness by landing herself a loving new forever home after being rescued by The Mayhew Animal Home. The tabby cat, named Ada, was found sitting on the window ledge of her home in West London after being shut out because […]

The Mayhew Helps the Homeless’ Dogs at Crisis at Christmas

As well as helping the homeless and their dogs throughout the year working with a number of homeless charities in London, The Mayhew also attends the annual Crisis at Christmas to give homeless guests’ dogs a thorough health check and preventative veterinary care. This year our Vet, Dr. Emily Richardson BSC MRCVS and Animal Welfare […]

Eight-Week-Old Puppy Bought Online But No Longer Wanted

An eight-week-old puppy, who was purchased online as a present, but later no longer wanted, has finally found happiness after receiving love, care, and treatment from The Mayhew Animal Home. The black Labrador cross, named Madison by our Mayhew staff, had been sold from an online site to a young man who was looking to purchase […]

Welcome to our Newest TheraPaws Dogs

We’d like to give a big warm welcome to our newest TheraPaws canine recruits! They will be joining our super troop of dogs and volunteers who go on regular visits to care homes, day centres, hospices and hospitals across North and West London. Ziggy Ziggy is a loveable, cuddly dog (pictured above) who can’t wait […]

Stars and their Pooches Walk the Red Carpet for The Mayhew

There was glitz, glamour and an abundance of gorgeous dogs at The Mayhew Animal Home’s Tinsel and Tails Christmas Fundraiser at The Grand Connaught Rooms in London, on Tuesday night. Celebrities and their four-legged guests including James McVey from The Vamps and Stephanie Pratt were out in force to witness some of the incredible achievements […]