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EDCH Open Day 2017

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Open Day Celebrates 60 Years by the Sea

In 2017 Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home celebrates 60 years on its current site at Seafield Road East, a milestone that will be marked with a special seaside-themed Open Day on Sunday 3 September.

04/08/2017
Dion and Gobi at Arthurs Seat selfie

Dion and Gobi: Finding a forever home in Edinburgh

In our latest blog, Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Animal Champion Dion Leonard shares his experiences of rehoming Gobi and bringing her back to Edinburgh all the way from China.

31/07/2017
celebrity vet

Marc the Vet: 10 Top Tips For Being A Responsible Pet Owner

There are a lot of factors to consider when taking on a new pet, to ensure their future health and wellbeing.

25/07/2017
Elaine Harman (right) is reunited with her cat Ginny following a year-long absence

Missing Cat Reunited with Owner after 1 Year and 30 Miles Travelled

A cat who spent a year away from home has been reunited with its owner following a 30 mile journey from Dunbar to Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home in Seafield.

07/07/2017
Jog with Gobi - Join Dion and Gobi as they jog along Portobello Prom

Ultramarathon Runners Gobi and Dion to Lead Fun Run for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home

A dog who achieved worldwide fame on her marathon journey to a forever home in Edinburgh will be take part in a fun run this August to raise awareness of the city’s own stray dogs and cats.

04/07/2017

Rescue Dogs and Cats Hope to Find Their Perfect Match with New App

A new app is set to help Edinburgh’s rescue dogs and cats in search of their new owners.

14/06/2017

Dogs and Cats in Need Benefit from Tesco Bank Support

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home received a welcome boost this week thanks to a delivery containing of hundreds of pet care products donated by Tesco Bank.

24/05/2017

Tesco Bank Pet Roadshow

On Friday 28 April, the Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home team joined the fun at the Tesco Bank Pet Roadshow in Corstorphine.

11/05/2017

Christine Grahame MSP Opens The Home's New Stockbridge Charity Shop

Christine Grahame MSP joined shoppers, supporters and rescue pets today, to officially open the Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Stockbridge Charity Shop.

01/05/2017

Pets at Home Open Our Newly-Refurbished Kitchen

Pets at Home have visited Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home to open a newly-refurbished kitchen for animals in need.

24/04/2017

Pedal Power for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home

Employees at Edinburgh Trams are turning to pedal power to help raise money for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home.

18/04/2017

Edinburgh Trams Name Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Local Charity of the Year

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home has been named Local Charity of the Year by the staff of the city’s tram system.

02/03/2017