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Success Stories

Ask anyone who works or volunteers at the National Animal Welfare Trust and they will tell you the best part is when an animal in need leaves one of our centres to enjoy a new life in a loving home.

You can read some of our stories here and if you feel inspired to help us in our work, then there are many ways you can help.


Have a success story you would like to share? 

Email an update and photos of an animal you've rehomed from NAWT to headoffice@nawt.org.uk

Milly and Molly are a pair of young beagle sisters that came into our Clacton centre earlier this year. They had previously lived as part of a much larger group and had had litters before coming to us. When they arrived at NAWT, they were very scared of the sights and sounds of the outside world....

Marilyn and Mr Bubble
Marilyn, a Lionhead rabbit, arrived at our Hertfordshire centre in a sorry state. The breed is known for their characteristic thick and woolly fur, which requires regular grooming. Sadly, Marilyn hadn’t received the care needed to keep her coat in good condition and her fur was so matted when she...

Peter and Smudge
“I thought you might like to see Peter and Smudge relaxing outside. I rehomed them from NAWT Hertfordshire in March 2015. They have definitely made themselves at home!”

Bruce
Bruce was found as a stray in Falmouth in January in a sorry state, suffering from hair loss, a chronic skin condition and serious injuries to his tail. His tail was so severely infected that part of it needed amputation and he was treated with medicated baths for his skin condition.

Munchie
“I have attached some photos of our cat rescued from Heavens Gate in Somerset. She has been with us for over 5 years and was very afraid & timid at first! Now she is a truly lovely pet - all the hard work paid off. As she is so beautiful, I am sharing these photos with you”. 

Ollie
“Ollie has been with me since Easter weekend. He is a brilliant dog, I cannot put into words how much I love him. My dad is ill and Ollie comes with me to care for him and he knows how to be gentle around dad. He loves farm life and is a credit to Ellie and all the staff at Hayle who made him into...

Roxy
“We just wanted to email over some pictures and an update on Bella, now renamed Roxy who we adopted from the Watford Centre in November 2015. She's a little Patterdale X about 6 years old.

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