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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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"Dear all the lovely people at NAWT,Delilah had been dumped in a bucket with a kitten she had just given birth to, in the pouring rain when someone found her and took her to NAWT so she didn't have a great start of being a Mum. She later gave birth to two more kittens who also had to be rehomed at...

When Andrew and Christine rehomed Luna the Rottweiller from our Cornwall centre in 2014, it soon became apparent they had their work cut out for them. Twelve months on, Luna has transformed from a frightened, anxious dog into a wonderful companion thanks to the couples' patience and...

Peggy the Pug was rehomed from our Clacton rehoming centre in September 2014 and now shares a home with owner Laura and Alan the cat!

Miss Dior
Miss Dior was in the care of our Hertfordshire rehoming centre for over a year before finally finding a home with new owner James. NAWT staff always knew she liked her home comforts and she has settled in to her new home straight away! 

“Hello Everybody, Bambi here. I just wanted to give you all an update on how Bandit and I are getting on. So, as you know we got here on 1st Feb 2015. We were not really bothered by the drive or our new home we had a bit of a hop about, looked around and it seemed to be fairly nice size with plenty...

Dora and Tuppence
"We would like to send a big thank NAWT Thurrock for allowing us to rehome these lovely girls. As you can see they are settling in nicely. They are so loving and good company and a joy to have after losing our previous cat Moon who was 20. Dora is still Dora the Explora and Bella who we have...

Rudy and Misty
"We adopted our two gorgeous cats Rudy and Misty from your Somerset centre in August 2014.Both cats are doing great! They are both lovely- Misty likes her cuddles and Rudy likes his independence. Misty's decided it's a bit too cold for her outside and likes to play house cat most of the time. But...