Jack’s adventure

From start to my happy ever after wherever that may be… Hello, my name is Jack.  I arrived in rescue on Friday the 13th of July (unlucky for some but not me). When I started telling everybody here at Rain my adventure’s they suggested I did a blog and let everybody know how my life […]

What A Year…

With 2020 in full swing we wanted to take this moment to reflect on 2019 and celebrate the 170 adoptions and many more lives you saved by supporting Rain Rescue.  Every donation, like and share on social media, poster displayed, minute spent volunteering, and home given has made this possible.  From the bottom of our hearts….Thank you! So here they are, each and every […]

We need you now more than ever…

Please give urgently today, we need you now more than ever… To date, Wednesday 25 March 2020, we’ve welcomed 105 animals through our gates since the start of this year. Cats and dogs that have been abandoned, suffered neglect or were much loved pets that needed a new home due to their owners facing financial […]

Welcome Lucy’s Law

A new vital piece of legislation and a significant milestone for animal welfare in England. On Monday 6th April we welcomed the introduction of Lucy’s Law, a new vital piece of legislation meaning that anyone buying a puppy or kitten under 6 months old must deal directly with the breeder or an animal rehoming centre. […]

And the winner is…..

Thank you to everyone who took part and voted in our ‘Pets in Isolation’ photography competition. We had lots of fab entries, it was great to see your much loved pets, and some previous RAIN residents, looking good through lockdown. There could only be one winner though, receiving a pet photoshoot with the fabulous professional […]

2 Big thank you’s to Support Adoption For Pets

We want to give the biggest shout out to the team at Support Adoption For Pets for their continued and generous support as this year we have been the recipients of not one but two amazing grants to aid our vital work, saving dogs and cats in crisis here in South Yorkshire. The first grant […]

Rain Rescue Online Dog Show – ENTRIES OPEN

We are delighted to be holding our very first online dog show! As many of you know due to COVID-19 face to face fundraising events are not currently able to take place. Each year we usually hold at least 2 dog shows but this doesn’t look likely in 2020 so we’ve taken our show to […]

It’s our 18th Birthday … a letter from our founder.

Your help is needed right now to continue saving the lives of homeless and abandoned dogs and cats. Hello, This July marks Rain Rescue’s 18th birthday and I wanted to mark this significant milestone by reflecting on our many achievements (Did you know that Rain Rescue was just awarded the PetPlan and ADCH award for […]

Rain Rescue backs campaign to stop “pet fishing”

Rain Rescue backs the campaign to warn prospective pet owners against being “pet fished” …Vets, charities and animal-loving celebrities have joined forces with a government campaign to warn prospective pet owners against unknowingly buying puppies, kittens, cats and dogs from unscrupulous sellers amid a rise in demand for pets since lockdown. British Small Animal Veterinary […]