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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

Beautiful Beagle puppy Daisy ended up at our Hertfordshire centre at just six months old. Sadly her former owners were moving, and unable to take her with them.After just a few days at NAWT, this gorgeous girlie had been reserved, and was ready to have a second chance. Her new owners Tony and...

Beautiful lurcher Joanna (Jojo) was into EVERYTHING when she arrived at our Hertfordshire centre.  This gorgeous four-year-old girl has a beautiful and permanent smile on her face, but struggled living in a kennel environment.Thankfully new owners Kirstie and Ben took this beauty home just three...

Some of you may remember gorgeous black and white cat Tinker - who was born at our Clacton centre over two years ago.His mum came in as a pregnant stray in 2015, and gave birth to a litter of healthy kittens. Once they were old enough to be without their mum, the majority of the kittens were soon...

After three years at the National Animal Welfare Trust, sweet Staffordshire bull terrier Bessie has finally been taken home.Bessie first came to us in 2014. She was in need of a loving family but for the next three years, she waited, overlooked and alone.The beautiful girl was found and a stray and...

Beautiful Staffordshire bull terrier Misty first came to our Hertfordshire centre as a stray in November 2016 – our staff had no information about her, but cared for her and she was soon ready to find a new home.Because of Misty’s loving nature, she was rehomed just a month later, to a family with...

Lovely two-year-old rabbits Georgie and Popcorn were handed over to our Hertfordshire centre after their former owner had a new baby, and sadly could no longer look after them.This gorgeous pair were in NAWT care for over a year, but found their forever home together at the start of September with...

Tri-pawed Lola was taken to her forever home three years ago, and co-owner Sally has never looked back!Lola was taken to the Somerset centre after she was mauled by her previous owners dog, which is how she sadly lost her leg, Lola was rehabilitated and then put up for rehoming.“Lola is really...

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