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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

Sophie, who adopted her gorgeous black and white cat Harry last year is thrilled that he has become her best friend.Sophie and her parents rescued two cats from NAWT Hertfordshire when she was a child in 1994, so when she decided to get her own, she came back to us!In April last year, Sophie took...

After nine years at the National Animal Welfare Trust, a sweet lurcher has finally been taken home.Mole arrived at the NAWT Cornwall centre when he was a six-month-old puppy, in need of a loving family. Sadly for the next nine years, he waited.The beautiful black dog has spent almost his entire...

Our lovely Clacton team had an amazing visit recently, from gorgeous Angelica.Angelica was rehomed by the team last year after quite a long stint at NAWT Clacton.Stacey said: “Before finding her forever home, Angelica could be very nervous in new situations and lacked a lot of confidence - but she...

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....

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.

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...

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”. 

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