Registered Charity 225575

Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch

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Our Charity shops are open!!

Our Charity shops are open!!

  We are so happy to welcome our local community back into our Charity Shops!!  Monday 12th April was the grand opening for all non essential retail and we were overwhelmed with the communities support. It was even more exciting for our new shop on New Street in Huddersfield town centre (we've moved from Byram Street) as the customers flowed in when we opened our doors! All funds raised from our charity shop's sales goes toward helping run our Animal Centre, so please pop in when you can or donate your unwanted items to help us raise vital funds for local animals in need! You can find all our shop locations here: Our Shops | RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch | Our shops couldn't function without the generosity from our supporters, so if you have any unwanted you… Read more


Thank you Boss Workwear!

Thank you Boss Workwear!

  We'd like to say a huge Thank You to Boss workwear for donating 7 fabulous waterproof jackets for our staff! Community support like this not only helps keep our costs down, but also gives us a much needed boost after a difficult 12 months, so thank you so much to Boss… Read more


Guinea Pig Awareness Week

Guinea Pig Awareness Week

  We are celebrating Guinea Pig Awareness Week from 22nd – 28th March to help raise awareness of just how wonderful Guinea Pigs can be as pets and companions.   Guinea Pigs are amazing, little creatures but there are still quite a few common misconceptions about how to… Read more


Thank you for being our Lockdown Lifelines!

Thank you for being our Lockdown Lifelines!

  We'd like to say a huge Thank You to everyone who donated towards our recent Lockdown Lifeline Appeal - your support helped us care for the many animals who stayed in our centre throughout the third lockdown of this terroible pandemic.   We'd also like to give… Read more


Charity Shop donation drop-off dates

Charity Shop donation drop-off dates

  It’s been 2 whole months since our Charity Shops closed to the public, but we were thrilled about the announcement that non essential retail can reopen from Monday 12th April!  Due to this, we are going to need your help to stock our shops and get ready for… Read more


SAM Networking Charity Partner

SAM Networking Charity Partner

  We're so grateful and proud to be the charity partner of SAM networking Huddersfield! Since we started attending the networking meetings last year, we've met a great group of local businesses and individuals who have been so supportive of our branch and recent fundraising efforts - especially in these difficult times.… Read more


Donate for free while you Shop Online!

Donate for free while you Shop Online!

  If you do your Shopping Online (as many of us probably have been!) please do consider doing your shopping via any of the following sites as they will donate a percentage of your purchase to our Branch at no extra cost to you! Simply register with the site… Read more


Jetset Not Just Travel Charity of the Year!

Jetset Not Just Travel Charity of the Year!

  What a fabulous way to start the New Year with some good news....we are Jetset Not Just Travel's Charity of the Year! We are thrilled to have been chosen as their charity to support throughout 2021. Although we still find ourselves in strange times, there's no reason not… Read more


New Job Vacancies Available

New Job Vacancies Available

  Full Time Van Driver (permanent 2 positions available) The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield & District Branch has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced delivery driver to join our retail team. You will be an integral part of the area retail team responsible for the delivery and collection of… Read more


Our Animal Centre will be closed for the next few days

Our Animal Centre will be closed for the next few days

  Due to a staffing shortage our Animal Centre will be closed to the public for the next few days. We apologise for any inconvenience but we have to prioritise the animals in our care and our staff will be working hard to make sure all… Read more


Lockdown Supporter Update

Lockdown Supporter Update

  We'd like to start by saying a very big Thank You to all of you for supporting us through last year. It's all a bit of a blur now, but we made it through thanks to supporters like you and with things seemingly looking to stay the same for the… Read more


Please wear a Face Covering when in our Shop

Please wear a Face Covering when in our Shop

  We're doing our bit to help reduce the spread of the Coronavirus and we would appreciate our customers doing the same when entering our premises!  Following from the recent news that supermarkets are making face masks compulsary, we are following their example and making masks compulsary in… Read more


Byram Street Shop Closes....but a new shop is on the horizon!

Byram Street Shop Closes....but a new shop is on the horizon!

  It's sad to say Goodbye to our shop on Byram Street, Huddersfield after years of serving our Huddersfield supporters......but don't worry, we're just moving to bigger and better premises! We're excited to announce our new shop will be opening soon on New Street, Huddersfield. Our original… Read more


A Christmas Message to our Supporters

A Christmas Message to our Supporters

  The Trustees, Staff, Volunteers and Animals in our Care would like to wish our supporters, donors and adopters a safe and happy Christmas and a healthy and prosperous 2021. Thank you all for your valued support this year and we look forward to seeing you again when our… Read more


Our Christmas Stockings are up!

Our Christmas Stockings are up!

  The animal stockings are up!   As we were unable to hold our Christmas Open Day this year, we know some of you missed out on donating gifts and treats to the animals, so we’re doing things a little differently this time...... As the COVID19 Pandemic has created… Read more


2020 Strikes Again! Newsletter Correction

2020 Strikes Again! Newsletter Correction

  This is addressed to all those on our newsletter mailing list.........as the newsletter arrived at your house over the weekend, you will have noticed something different on the envelope - your name!  Unfortunately it seems that 2020 wanted to have one last go at ruining our… Read more


Get a Santa Paws Hamper for your Pet!

Get a Santa Paws Hamper for your Pet!

  We can't believe that Christmas is just around the corner after such a strange and difficult year.... but we think that gives us all the more reason to try to feel as festive as possible!  Sadly we can't hold the Christmas Open Day at our… Read more


Christmas Cards for Sale at our Animal Centre Shop

Christmas Cards for Sale at our Animal Centre Shop

  We're happy to announce that Christmas Cards are now in stock at the Animal Centre. Over 20 different designs are available. Each pack individually priced Can't make it to us? We can post cards out!  The postage cost for two packs is… Read more


Lockdown Update for our Branch

Lockdown Update for our Branch

As Lockdown returns to our lives, we’d like to update you on our Animal Centre and Shops. Animal Centre Shop As our Animal Centre shop is considered essential for pet owners and our Elderly Animal Rehoming Scheme members, we will remain open for trading and collection of… Read more


We will be starring in West End Woofs!

We will be starring in West End Woofs!

  We have some really exciting news to share with you all - we're going to be featured on a brand new show called West End Woofs!  West End Woofs is an animal adoption event for the UK, inspired by the wonderful Broadway Barks organisation. Hosted… Read more


National Trustee Week - Could you be a Trustee?

National Trustee Week - Could you be a Trustee?

  Its Trustees Week and a perfect time for us to say a big Thank You to our Trustees for all they do for our Branch!    WOULD YOU LIKE TO BECOME A TRUSTEE?   If you have ever considered volunteering for… Read more