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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

Poppet
It’s no secret that pets make the best companions. During this awful pandemic, they have been a life line for many people who find themselves isolated from normal life.Poppet, a 10 year old Staffie, was rehomed last year to a wonderful lady who was eager for some canine companionship.Poppet is a...

Luna and Harvey
Sadly the Coronavirus has stopped a great deal of things from going ahead, but it didn’t prevent a friendship blossoming between two homeless dogs.Luna arrived at the centre after being surrendered to the stray pound. Staff didn’t know anything about her past and, when she first came in, she was...

Drago
The story of Drago is certainly an emotional roller-coaster, but now at last this handsome hound is looking forward to many more ups than downs.Discovered during a police raid as part of a drugs investigation, poor Drago was used for breeding puppies with his mother Roxy. Both dogs were kept in a...

Rufus
We recently heard from the happy new owners of adorable Rufus, a 16 year old Jack Russell Terrier, who was rehomed from the Cornwall centre, having previously spent many years at the Berkshire centre. Below is a lovely update from his new family:“I am pleased to say that Rufus has settled in very...

Harry
A few months ago, the NAWT centre in Clacton received a phone call from a very worried member of the public about a colony of cats, who seemed to not belong to anyone.A community effort saw the cats arrive at the centre, where they received medical attention and neutering to prevent further...

Rocky and his owner
Dear all at Trindledown,In these strange and difficult times we thought you would like to hear some good news.My Mother rehomed Rocky from you a few weeks ago and what a super star he has been! We have taken things slowly with him but he has taken everything in his little stride. We are now at the...

George and Ginger
Hello! My name is George, and my pal Ginger and I found our forever home 2 years ago with our new family, a couple called Evelyn and Vijay.We had been at the NAWT Centre for 6 months, and as I was 6 years old then, I was a bit anxious that maybe people wanted a younger bunny (I’m a bit of a worrier...

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