Other Websites of Interest
Whispering Willows Dog Sanctuarty - “Whispering Willows is a place to call home,” said Valerie Reid, the President. WWSDS is a lifetime sanctuary providing shelter, medical care, and most of all love, until the senior dog passes. The rescue specializes in end of life hospice care for seniors, allowing some to experience love for the very first time. (non profit and licensed in the state of Missouri, USA )
PetListed - is the destination for one of the best pet product reviews, guides, and tips. Their team of contributors come from a wide range of backgrounds, including animal experts, trainers, professional writers, and researchers. A particular article on pet safety in the home can be found here .
Homeoanimal.com - Health advice and treatments for your pet from homeopathic experts.
Wheels for Dogs -Wheelchairs and associated products. Walking aids for disabled pets and those recovering from treatment.
Oldies Club - Helping old dogs find loving homes..Homes & volunteers needed across the UK.
Angels Small Paws Dog Rescue - Rehome unwanted and abandoned dogs from all over the UK. Based in the East Midlands, UK.
Artsy - Inside the weird and wonderful world of Pet Portraits and a wider range of artwork from around the world.
Guide to Pet-Safe House Plants.....informative and practical advice.
Puppyleaks and Pethelpful are informative websites with blogs, articles and useful tips.
Pet Care in High-rise Flats and Apartments. Tips and resources are available here.
Petful.com - is a great resource of information, recipes and articles.
Ageing In Place - Having a pet can improve the quality of life.
Pet Safety – A Review of Pet Safety at Home and Out of Town.
Battersea Cats' and Dogs' Home - is London's largest Rehoming Centre for cats and dogs.
Sussex German Shepherd Rescue - re homing of dogs across UK.
Expertise - offers a home safety guide for pet owners.
Aqua Dogs - Canine Hydrotherapy Centre based in Caerphilly, Wales.
Pet Blood Bank UK - Charity for vets and pet owners.
Animal Search UK - is the leading search service for missing pets in Britain.
Hope Rescue - Registered charity established in 2005. Most of their work involves moving dogs from 'put to sleep' or 'emergency' situations. They secure rescue spaces for these dogs with reputable rescues such as the Dogs Trust, Blue Cross and RSPCA.
Guide Dogs - You don’t need to have lost all your sight, or to be registered as blind or partially-sighted for Guide Dogs to help you.
Hearing Dogs for Deaf People - is a national UK charity and centre of excellence in training hearing dogs to alert deaf people to household sounds and danger signals such as the alarm clock, doorbell and smoke alarm.
RSPCA - the oldest welfare charity and the first to introduce a law to protect animals and work hard to ensure that all animals can live free from pain and suffering.
Blue Cross - How this animal welfare charity helps:
"Pets are at the heart of everything we do. Each year, thousands of cats, dogs, small pets and horses turn to our animal hospitals, clinics and rehoming services for treatment and to find them the happy homes they deserve. Meanwhile, our Education and Behaviour Teams prepare future pet owners to take responsibility and look after their pets for life".
No-Smoke - has many informative articles about the harmful effects of second-hand smoke to pets.
PDSA - This charity offers reduced cost and free veterinary care for pets in need, subject to eligibility.
Cats and Canines - is a 100% Australian owned and operated business which specialises in quality natural pet food,treats and health care products at affordable prices.
The Cinnamon Trust- is the only specialist UK national charity which seeks to relieve the anxieties, problems and sometimes injustices faced by elderly and terminally ill people and their pets
Cats Protection - is the UK's leading feline welfare charity. Their vision is a world where every cat is treated with kindness and an understanding of its needs.
Cat Chat - their online homing services are given free of charge to rescue centres large and small.They also help vet practices to find homes for cats left in their care.
Pet Friendly Holidays/Resources in UK
The Dog Trust - a national UK charity whose mission is to bring about the day when all dogs can enjoy a happy life, free from the threat of unnecessary destruction.
Greyhounds4me - supports many greyhound charities in their fundraising.
Global Greyhound Walk - is an annual dog-walking event that brings together greyhounds, lurchers, other sighthounds and their owners to raise awareness of the breeds and to show the public just what wonderful pets they make.
LurcherSos Rescue - a UK charity whose mission is to rescue, rehabilitate and home abused, abandoned and neglected Lurchers, Greyhounds and Sighthounds.
Greyhound Compassion - a charity that raises money for greyhounds and galgos (Spanish greyhound) in UK, Ireland and Spain. They aim to raise awareness of the breed's plight and the long shadow cast by the racing and gambling industries.
The Pet Charity - this is a one-stop site for information and guidance on keeping pets both large and small. All information is put together by experts and endorsed by pet-keeping organisations so the right advice will enable a good pet search. Care sheets, guidance and useful links are available.