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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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New ways to support RSPCA Northamptonshire Branch….

We’re excited to announce Savoo Search, Save and Raise as our new fundraising partner, and we’d like to introduce you to this innovative way of donating. Simply use Savoo Search as your default search engine (the same way as you would your current search engine) and Savoo will donate 1p for every search. If you’re looking to do some online shopping and want to get a great deal, Savoo has thousands of voucher codes and deals that will help [...]


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Brixworth Big Walkies!

On Sunday 23rd September you can come and join us for some dog socialisation at Brixworth Country Park. From 11am bring your dog along and help us raise some much needed funds for our rescued animals in Northamptonshire. For a £5 donation (either by cash or card on the day or PayPal beforehand) you can join us and our pet photographer who will be there to snap some pics which will be available to purchase afterwards. If you would like to [...]


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Help fund Olly’s surgery

Say hello to the newly named Olly. He was handed into The Avenue vets in Kettering after he was involved in a road traffic accident. Unfortunately, he had no microchip and despite advertisement, no owner has come forward to claim this poor boy. Olly is now in the care of the RSPCA Northamptonshire Branch and, after x-rays, is has been found that he has a severely broken pelvis and in a great deal of pain. He’s only two years [...]


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Help our Sheba

Meet the lovely Sheba, who is 7 years young and just the most adorable girl…. ever! We are looking for a sensible, caring foster 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 elbow dysplasia but this doesn’t stop Sheba from loving [...]


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