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The Mayhew Welcomes Visitors From Around the World

The Mayhew has had quite a few visitors recently from all around the world! Read on to find out more about our international friends and what they learned during their time spent with us. Japan University of Tokyo student, Angelia (pictured above with TheraPaws dog Chloe), visited us to help inform her studies in animal therapy as […]

Rescue Mum Cat Takes in Teeny Orphaned Kitten

Is this the best mum in the feline world? A hero mum cat came to the aid of an orphaned, male kitten recently, when she accepted him into her litter and brought him up as one of her own at The Mayhew Animal Home. Despite already nursing four of her own kittens and being blind […]

The Mayhew Goes MaDD for the Day

The Mayhew Animal Home recently welcomed pupils from Radnor House Independent School for their annual Make a Difference Day (MaDD). The entire school, accompanied by staff members, spend the whole day undertaking voluntary work at local charities and organisations, and is part of the school’s ongoing commitment to supporting the local community. For the past […]

Three-Legged Dog Finds her Pawfect Home

A neglected dog who lost a leg has finally found happiness by landing herself a loving forever home after being rescued by The Mayhew Animal Home. When our Animal Welfare Officers first discovered Yorkshire Terrier, Mini, formally named at The Mayhew as Mitzi, she was in a bad state. The two-year-old had been attacked by […]

We’re Celebrating World Animal Day!

The Mayhew is celebrating World Animal Day (4th October), a global event which aims to improve animal welfare standards around the world. So far this year we have rehomed 276 cats and dogs, reunited 51 dogs with their owners, neutered 1208 and microchipped 748 animals. Our Animal Welfare Officers have helped 1020 animals working with pet […]

Meet our Animal Welfare Officers

At The Mayhew we are very proud to have a team of five experienced Animal Welfare Officers (AWOs). Our AWOs are all dedicated and passionate about the welfare of animals and work tirelessly around-the-clock helping animals and their carers and saving lives. From reuniting a lost cat with her owners after being stuck 45 metres […]

A Day in the Life… at our Kennels

Our kennels can house up to 30 dogs and puppies at one time and is always the liveliest place at The Mayhew! Here you are met with a delightful chorus of ‘woofs’ when you enter. Read on to find out what a typical day in our kennels looks like… Day staff arrive first thing in […]

Mayhew International Marks World Rabies Day

This year September 28th marks the 10th World Rabies Day, a milestone in promoting life-saving rabies prevention messages, in which Mayhew International has helped and become a big part of. Mayhew International has been working to address the issues around free-roaming dog populations for more than 15 years. We work to promote animal welfare and […]

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 […]