List of animal shelters in the UK. In the press lately there have been many disturbing images of animal cruelty and neglect so it is reassuring that there are animal shelters that look after these unfortunate animals as well as abandoned and animals in need of new homes. To find out more about your local animal shelter please click on the links below. They always need your support.
Saving Rare Breeds
Saving Rare Breeds has been established to help preserve our farming heritage, native breeds, farmland wildlife, create wildlife habitats and provide a sanctuary for neglected or abandoned farm animals and horses.
We have a no slaughter policy
The Kennel Club
The Kennel Clubs primary objective is to promote in every way, the general improvement of dogs. This site aims to provide you with information you may need to be a responsible pet owner and to help keep your pet safe, healthy and contented.
National Animal Welfare Trust
The Trust, founded in 1971, operates rescue centres for unwanted, ill-treated and abandoned animals and birds. Its Headquarters and London and Home Counties Rescue Centre is just outside Watford in Hertfordshire.
North Clwyd Animal Recue
North Clwyd Animal Rescue (NCAR) is a registered charity founded in 1978 by Anne Owen. From one thin little Lurcher, we now care for over 1800 domestic pets a year. We have grown to meet these new demands and with the current economic situation these services are vital for the wider community.
North Clwyd Animal Rescue is affiliated to the Jean Sainsbury Animal Welfare Trust and we are also membe
We take in lost and abandoned small animals (excluding dogs and cats) and rehome them appropriately wherever possible. We rely entirely on donations to operate.
Street Animals & Pix N Mix Pedigrees
We are a small foster based non profit cat rescue. We home indoor only cats in and around Greater London. We home cats and kittens. All our are cats/kittens are vaccinated, neutered, microchipped, flea and wormed and will have a full heath check before being rehomed. We do our best to find the best possible match for you and your family and our cats in care. Please email us for a pre adoption for
Retired Greyhounds Charity, Whittingham Kennels
We rehome ex racing greyhounds and other sighthounds and provide sanctuary for the dogs in our care until loving homes are found