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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.

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Cat - Aloe
We have had a wonderful update from the delighted owners of Aloe, who they adopted in 2020 from our Berkshire centre."Dear team at Berkshire NAWT,We first met Aloe (then called Aloh) over a year ago in May 2020, just weeks after we had unfortunately lost one of our little girl cats to cancer.

Dog - Zeus
We have had a lovely update from the happy owners of Zeus, who they adopted in 2020 from our Hertfordshire centre."We've had him just over a year. Right off the bat, he made himself at home. He loves other dogs when he’s off the lead.He loves any body of water outside, but not the bath! He gets...

NAWT rescue dog Bambam
An unconventional rescue dog helped give his elderly owner another two years of life, the man's daughter believes.Roberta Levene knew it would be difficult to find a replacement for her 96-year-old father-in-law Reuben's much-loved spaniel, Teddy.Several calls to various rescue centres came to...

Dog - Ivy
We had the pleasure of hearing from the new owners of former greyhound resident Ivy recently, who they adopted from the Hertfordshire centre. They gave us this wonderful update on life with their new doggy: "We got Ivy from you when she was very young, at around six weeks. She was under weight,...

Dog - Jetski
We loved hearing from the new owners of former Watford centre dog resident Jetski. The following update put a big smile on everyone’s faces!

cat - roxie
We were delighted when we received a beautiful update from the owners of Roxie, an adorable cat and former Hertfordshire centre resident. Read the full update below.“Today marks exactly two years since we adopted Roxie from you, it’s been the very best two years!”

Dog - Kate
We have received a very heart-warming update from the owners of former Watford centre dog resident Kate, who found her forever home towards the end of last year:“We are really pleased to let you know that we have had Kate for over six months now, so we wanted to update you on how she is getting on...