Registered Charity 225575

Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch

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Introducing our new Holmfirth Charity Shop!

Introducing our new Holmfirth Charity Shop!

  We're so excited to introduce our brand new Holmfirth Shop! The doors were offically opened on Friday 15th March by the Mayor of Kirklees and we were so pleased to see many of our supporters come through the doors to check out our fabulous new Holme Valley premises. There's plenty of bargains on offer and also a special 'pet corner' to purchase some goodies for your pets! You can visit us at 23 Victoria Street, Holmfirth HD9 7DF … Read more


Charlie's Marathon Challenge!

Charlie's Marathon Challenge!

  Our Queens Road Charity Shop Manager Charlie is taking on a huge challenge this year to raise funds for our Branch. Charlie is training hard to take on the mammoth 26.2 miles of the LONDON MARATHON!!! Charlie is very passionate about animal welfare and the work we… Read more


MayorFest

MayorFest

  Join us for the Mayor of Kirklees fantastic... MAYORFEST!! Saturday 13th April        11am - 4pm        Greenhead Park, Huddersfield A family fun day raising funds for our Animal Centre and Kirkwood Hospice … Read more


Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

WE ARE HIRING! We are looking to hire an Animal Care Assistant at the Animal Centre in Halifax. This post is ideal for those who have experience in kennel and cattery enviroments, and want to work as part of a dedicated team. … Read more


Knitters Wanted!

Knitters Wanted!

  Do you enjoy knitting? Are you up for a challenge? We are looking for people to knit us some dogs - like the ones in the picture - below to sell in our shop! We can provide the pattern and some wool for the… Read more


A Million Thank Yous

A Million Thank Yous

Our Queens Road Charity shop is celebrating its 10th year, Come and join us at our Million Thank Yous Afternoon Tea on Saturday March the 9th 1.00 - 3.00pm. RSPCA Charity Shop Queens Hall, Queens Road, Halifax, HX1 3NS Since it opened, the Queens Road has boosted the finances of… Read more


Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

We are hiring! We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate person to join our Fundraising Team as a Community & Events Fundraiser!  The Animal Centre is also looking for a van driver/maintenance person to help with collections of animals, equipment , medication etc. Please see the… Read more


Valentails Results!

Valentails Results!

  We're delighted to announce that our Valentails appeal raised an amazing £340!  Thank you to everyone who supported the appeal with donations and cards - including Wycliffe C of E Primary School, Cottingley Village Primary School, Luddenden Brownies & Rainbow House Private Day Nursery Ltd.... your cards,… Read more


Mayor of Kirklees Charity of the Year Upcoming Events

Mayor of Kirklees Charity of the Year Upcoming Events

  We were delighted when the Mayor of Kirklees, Gwen Lowe, chose to support us as one of her Charities for 2018-2019! Gwen is an avid animal lover and a great supporter of our Branch, and we were over the moon when she announced our the RSPCA… Read more


Welfare Event 2018

Welfare Event 2018

On Tuesday 26th February 2019 it is World Spay Day! To celebrate this we are holding a welfare event at our Animal Centre! On this day, we will be offering free microchipping, free flea & worm treatments, free food, and free dog coats! Neutering vouchers will also be available. The… Read more


Picture Perfect Pet Competition!

Picture Perfect Pet Competition!

Has your pet got what it takes to win our second annual 'Picture Perfect Pet' photo competition? We had some amazing entries last year and we can't wait to see more of your snap happy creature companions! We want to see your perfect pets wow the camera!.....… Read more


New Vacancy Available!

New Vacancy Available!

We are currently recruiting for the following job vacancies, Dog Training & Behaviour advisor, van driver. For full details of the current positions and how to applyplease visit our job vacancy page  … Read more


Christmas Fair Results

Christmas Fair Results

  Thank you to everyone who came along to our Christmas Fair on Sunday 2nd December - you helped us raise £1,350!!! It was a lovely festive day and even though the weather was a bit miserable, we had a great time! Events like this are so… Read more


Thank you Syngenta!

Thank you Syngenta!

  We were absolutely thrilled to here that Syngenta, Huddersfield had chosen to support our Branch on their monthly Step In Club Walk, but we were even more thrilled when they told us that the walk had raised £1,200 for our Animal Centre!! On behalf of everyone at our Branch… Read more


Closing Tuesday Afternoons

Closing Tuesday Afternoons

Half Day Closing On Tuesdays   We will Close at 1.00pm On Tuesdays During December and January the animal centre will close at 1.00pm. This is to allow us to complete some essential staff training and development.   We apologise for any inconvenience caused and will resume normal opening hours… Read more


Christmas Meal Appeal

Christmas Meal Appeal

  The season of love, family and festivities is nearly with us and hopefully this Christmas you will be surrounded by presents, food and loved ones….. but some animals won’t be so lucky. No animal deserves to spend Christmas - or any other time - in a rescue… Read more


Babs latest news

Babs latest news

We are so pleased to let you know that Babs and baby Elsie have both been reserved and will be staying together. They will go on foster to their new home and when Elsie is old enough they will both be adopted. Elsies eyes opened today which was really exciting… Read more


Tombola prizes

Tombola prizes

Do you have any unwanted items suitable for Tombola, stalls or raffle prizes? On Sunday 2nd December we are having our annual Christmas Fair and open Day and we need your help to make it another successful year! If you are having a spring clean and come across any… Read more


Volunteers......where are you!

Volunteers......where are you!

  Our volunteers are fabulous and we couldn't do what we do without them......if only we could clone them though!!  We are desperate for volunteers to help out in our Charity Shops and at Events. Both these departments are vital in raising funds to run our Animal Centre… Read more


Home Found for William

Home Found for William

This is William! UPDATE....... William has finally gone to his new home today, we are certain that he is going to be one spoilt little man.   He's currently living in a foster home, where he loves nothing more than curling up in a chair by the fire. He's… Read more


Get your Monster Ball Tickets!

Get your Monster Ball Tickets!

We're so excited for our upcoming Monster Ball!! For just £25 you can enjoy a sit down buffet meal, live entertainment, dancing, drinks and the chance to win some fabulous prizes! The Monster Ball is taking place at Cedar Court Hotel, Ainley Top, Huddersfield HD3 3RH on  … Read more


Thank you to all our Corporate Volunteer Groups!

Thank you to all our Corporate Volunteer Groups!

  We're very lucky to have great support from local companies who raise funds and also volunteer their time to us. This year alone we've had groups from Nestle, Royal & Sun Alliance, Lloyds, John L Brierley, Yorkshire Building Society and Emerald Publishing. Not only do the groups… Read more


Jen's Journey - Completed!

Jen's Journey - Completed!

  WELL DONE JEN!! After 12 months of hard work and covering 268 miles, Jen and her Dad completed their challenge! We are so proud and absolutely thrilled that they reached their goal for the animals in our Centre! But not only do they get that wonderful feeling… Read more


Babs latest blog

Babs latest blog

Tuesday 13th November 2018 Baby Elsie is starting to wander around. She is now 10 days old. Her eyes are still shut but we are expecting them to open in the next couple of days. Hopefully we will be able to get some better photos of her when she begins… Read more


Babs and Elsie’s Doggy Blog!

Babs and Elsie’s Doggy Blog!

Tuesday 13th November 2018 Baby Elsie is starting to wander around. She is now 10 days old. Her eyes are still shut but we are expecting them to open in the next couple of days. Hopefully we will be able to get some better photos of her when she begins… Read more


Bargain Boutique at Storthes Hall, Huddersfield

Bargain Boutique at Storthes Hall, Huddersfield

  There's a fabulous opportunity to pick up some bargain items in time for Christmas at the Storthes Hall Bargain Boutique! Please join us on Tuesday 13th November from 5pm and help raise funds for the animals in our care! … Read more


We're Hiring!

We're Hiring!

  We have some new exciting opportunities to work at our Animal centre! Plesae click here for rmore information: https://www.rspcahalifaxhuddersfieldbradford.org.uk/vacancies We are also looking for volunteers to help in our Charity Shops and at our fundraising events and activities - can you donate some of your time… Read more