News and Updates

World Kindness Day Competition!

Have you heard about World Kindness Day?? This year your local RSPCA Northamptonshire Branch are doing a HUGE #WorldKindnessDay competition! For just £2 you could be in with a chance to win a HUGE bundle of treats for your four legged friends. We have 3 to giveaway. What pet do you own? Please enter contact number Our hampers that are up for grabs are a choice between dogs, cats and small furries. Each hamper will consist of RSPCA T-Shirt, food, treats, toy, food [...]


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Christmas Raffle!

Our HUGE Christmas Raffle is back this year and is bigger than ever! With the generosity of local businesses within Northamptonshire we are able to offer the following amazing prizes as part of our raffle, which is to be drawn on December 19th – just in time for Christmas Day! So how many tickets would you like….? How many…? 1 Chance £1.00 GBP5 Chances £5.00 GBP10 Chances! £10.00 GBP Please enter full name Please enter contact number Prizes for our Christmas Raffle [...]


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Crowd Funding for Thumper

In 2014, to escape from a house fire, Kelly jumped from my bedroom window, sustaining life changing physical injuries, which have left her disabled. Just when Kelly was ready to give up on life, because of the mental and physical pain, her 5 month old puppy came into her life. She named him Thumper. It soon became evident that they needed, and truly understood each other. With Thumper permanently at Kellys side, she began to be less fearful of the [...]


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Please vote for us!! #AvivaCommunityFund

Please please please can everyone help us win the Aviva Community Fund grant that we are up for! We have been chosen for our Funds For Food campaign and with enough votes we could be awarded the full amount to help feed our animals for the entire year. It only takes a couple of minutes of your time. Log in and search ‘Funds for Food’ to bring up our campaign which you can then vote for. It doesn’t cost a penny! Just [...]


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Bunny Buddhism

For all you Rabbit Lovers out there! We believe that ‘prevention is better than cure’ and just like dogs and cats, rabbits also need vaccinations against infectious diseases they are at risk from. That is why all of our rescued rabbits come with their vaccinations for RVHD1+2 and Myxo. Rabbit Viral Hemorrhagic Disease (RVHD) and Myxomatosis (Myxo) are common diseases found throughout the UK and can be fatal to non-vaccinated rabbits. Our adoption fee for each rabbit is £45 (or £80 for a pair of [...]


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Happy World Animal Day!

World Animal Day is a day of action recognised worldwide for animal rights as well as welfare. It is celebrated on 4 October, Francis of Assisi feast day, the animals’ patron saint. The mission of this day is raising the status of animals to improve welfare standards worldwide. Building the celebration of this day brings together the animal welfare movement, and mobilises it to become a global force in making the world that we live in a better and safer [...]


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BIG Walkies BIG Giveaway

*** COMPETITION *** Sign up now for a chance to win our doggy and puppy hampers on arrival on the day! Please enter your full name! This weekend (Sunday 23rd September at 11am – 2pm) sign up for our BIG Walkies at Brixworth Country park. You can visit at any time to have a doggy social. There is also dog groomers, a dog trainer and behaviourist along with pup cakes for your four legged best friends (and some human cakes [...]


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We’re already preparing for Christmas….!

This Christmas 2018 why not donate a shoebox to one of our animals and bring them joy on Christmas Day! Make one up for cats, dogs, guinea pigs, rabbits or hamsters! Suggestions for shoebox items; – Tennis balls – Squeaky toys – Peanut butter – Rabbit toys & treats – Dog treats – Dreamies! – Catnip mice – Play tunnels – Kong toys All shoeboxes can be dropped off at our main location, Hope Cattery just outside of Brixworth. RSPCA Northamptonshire Branch, Mill Cottage, Creaton Road, Brixworth, Northants, NN6 9BW They can also [...]


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Meet three legged Fennec!

Meet three legged Fennec! This little dude was found abandoned and brought into the RSPCA Northamptonshire branch. His rear leg was causing him a lot of discomfort and after diagnosis and x-rays by the vet it was discovered that he had an old fracture that meant he was in a lot of pain. On the vets advice, and to give Fennec the best chance at a happy and comfortable life it was decided to amputate the leg. The treatment, operation and [...]


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Sheba still looking for home

Our lovely Sheba is still in our kennels since last year! She is such a loving and friendly girl who just wants some fuss and love. We are looking for a sensible, caring home within Northamptonshire who will allow her to spend her time being loved and spoilt rotten. Sheba does have medical issues with her joints and will be on long term anti inflammatory medication. We have had radiograph’s taken of her joints and there is evidence of hip and [...]


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