Events

Due to the current Corona virus emergency we have had to cancel a planned Easter Fair. The dog show in July has not been cancelled, though we may have to do so, as the current emergency develops. I apologies on behalf of the branch for any inconvenience that may be caused.

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Santa Paws at Pets at Home Consett

The branch together with the Pets at Home staff at the Consett store collected towards the National Pet at Home Santa Paws.. The total raised Nationally was £1,909,839 and the branch has received a cheque for £2238.62 as the branch share. I would like to thank all those Pets at home customers, staff of Pets…

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2019 Christmas Fair

The RSPCA Durham & District Branch will held their 2019 Christmas Fair at St Johns Church Hall, Meadowfield on Saturday 30 November 2019. The fair raised £1065 to help with our animals and those in our area. The raffle was drawn and the results were: see attached file

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Help given

Born in house mid afternoon yesterday May Day  Council are removing tenants today for emergency work on home, owner ill and not able to keep cat. Barbara collected  will keep until all are vaccinated and vetted. These kittens will not be available for several weeks. That’s all kitten fosterers full now and Catherine the cat…

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Framwellgate Moor Shop

The Framwellgate Moor shop at 7 Beech Road will close for a few days commencing 25 February 2019 to allow for the heating, lighting and electrics to be updated. We will be unable to accept donations during this work and ask for your patience. The date of reopening will be provided when the contractors complete…

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Christmas Fair 2018

The RSPCA Durham & District Branch held its annual Christmas Fair on Saturday 24 November 2018  at the Willington Methodist Church Hall.  The total raised was £719.05.  A big thank you to those who purchased raffle tickets, attended and especially those volunteers who helped to make this such a success at very short notice.

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Wildlife

Wildlife We class ‘wild animals’ as those that are not normally domesticated. The list is enormous, ranging from badgers to nesting birds, pet snakes and zoo elephants! Our concern for wild animals is based on how they are treated and whether humans cause unnecessary suffering – rather than how many of a species there are….

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