Registered Charity 225575

Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch

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Introducing RSPCA Month - this October

Introducing RSPCA Month - this October

  As some of you may remember, there used to be an annual RSPCA Week every June that would be focused around raising awareness and funds for each local RSPCA Branch and the National RSPCA.  Unfortunately this week no longer exists, but we wanted to carry on the tradition and go biigger and better! So we're thrilled to announce that October will be our first.......... RSPCA MONTH! We're inviting you to help us this month, whether you have adopted from us, volunteer for us, have donated to us or just support the work we do!  If you would like to get involved with our RSPCA Month, you can request an info pack full of ideas, activities and different ways you can help our Branch Request yours now by emailing Fundraising@rspcahalifaxhuddersfieldbradford.org.uk or call 07908 478956 We also have some great events lined up too!! … Read more


Hoarder of 100 Dogs Jailed and Fined

Hoarder of 100 Dogs Jailed and Fined

A hoarder of dogs in Northumberland has just been sentenced, receiving 21 weeks in prison and a £50,000 fine. Lynn Stoker left more than 100 dogs to suffer in crowded cages with no fresh drinking water. Having acted as a breeder, she struggled to find homes for the dogs and… Read more


Buns for Bunnies!

Buns for Bunnies!

Saturday 28th Septermber 2019 is International Rabbit Day, and we are celebrating here at the Animal Centre!   We will be holding a stall with cakes and buns at our back gate, along with a raffle and other treats!   … Read more


One Pawsome Evening!

One Pawsome Evening!

  As part of our RSPCA Month in October, we are starting off in style with our One Pawsome Evening! Join us this World Animal Day to raise vital funds for our centre and help change the lives of the animal in our care .... simply… Read more


Whiskers and Cream Week - Thank You!

Whiskers and Cream Week - Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who got involved with our first ever Whiskers and Cream Week! From 12th - 18th August we asked our wonderful supporters to help us celebrate our feline friends by buying or selling raffle tickets, holding their own Afternoon Tea at… Read more


The Mayor of Kirklees Charity Appeal Final Total!

The Mayor of Kirklees Charity Appeal Final Total!

  We are so pleased to be able to finally announce how much we raised during our time as Charity of the Year with the Mayor of Kirklees 2018/2019 - a whopping £29,000!! ?????? We were one of two chosen charities picked by the Mayor… Read more


Whiskers and Cream Week 12th - 18th August

Whiskers and Cream Week 12th - 18th August

12th - 18th August 2019 This is a brand new fundraising week and a fantastic Op-purr-tunity to get together with your friends, family and colleagues to enjoy delicious afternoon tea whilst raising money for local animals in need at our Centre! If you don’t fancy involving… Read more


Thank you Treasure Trails!!

Thank you Treasure Trails!!

We are delighted to be supported by Treasure Trails who are a Cornwall based company specialising in producing exciting treasure trails around the country. Our Supporters are being asked to participate in a murder mystery trail on Sunday 4th August. Come along and pick up your case… Read more


Shibden Dog Day's new day!

Shibden Dog Day's new day!

We're doing things a bit different this year with our Shibden Dog Day.....we're holding it on a Saturday!  In previous years we've held the event on the first Thursday of the Summer Holidays, but we are making the event available to everyone - summer holidays or not -… Read more


Thank You Moorlands Primary School!

Thank You Moorlands Primary School!

We were absolutely delighted to receive the news that the fabulous Year 4 Pupils from Moorlands Primary School, Huddersfield had raised a whopping £1006.47!!! They raised the funds by taking part in a Sponsored Skip and we were chosen thanks to one of the… Read more


K9 Party Results!

K9 Party Results!

Well, what can we say apart from THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!!!! We had an amazing day at this year's K9 Party in the Park and al our wonderful supporters helped us raise a staggering £6,500!!! The sun was shining and there… Read more


Thank you to our K9 Party sponsors!

Thank you to our K9 Party sponsors!

  We couldn't put on the K9 Party in the Park without our wonderful sponsors! These local companies are supporting our event and the work we do with the animals in our centre, so please return the favour and support them!  We'd like to say a huge… Read more


Download your K9 Party In The Park Registration Form here!...

Download your K9 Party In The Park Registration Form here!...

Get ready for the Paw-ty of a lifetime....K9 Party In The Park 2019 is just around the corner!    Do you want to skip the queue's of humans and dogs signing up for our 25 class dog show on the day? Download the registration form, fill it in… Read more


Volunteers Week 2019

Volunteers Week 2019

We've had a great time celebrating Volunteers Week (1st - 7th June) and also had some great volunteers groups support us too! We've had Ramsden Solicitors help at our Animal Centre, Covea Insurance gutted out the storage room at our Queens Road Charity Shop (a very… Read more


Training Treats

Training Treats

At the Animal Centre, we train our dogs every day!   Most dogs really enjoy this, and love the treats that we use as rewards!   We mainly use hot dogs and cheese, and our dogs would definitely appreciate as much as possible!   If you would like to help… Read more


Recycling for our animals

Recycling for our animals

An additional form of fundraising for our charity is the collection of recyclable waste which isn't collected by the council. We've been collecting Tassimo pods for some time but this has now expanded to include a range of other packaging and even printer cartridges.  We can now accept donations of… 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