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Happy Valentine's Day

Star is Looking for Love this Valentine's Day

One of our long-term residents, Star, has put together a dating profile to help him find love this Valentine's Day. 

13/02/2018
Tristan and Blue on the Beach

Animal Champion Comes on Board to Lead Kiltwalk

Our Animal Champion, Tristan Cameron-Harper, will lead Team Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home in the 26-mile Mighty Stride at the Edinburgh Kiltwalk.

09/02/2018
Leo in his Kennel

Forever Home for the Lovely Leo

After almost 2 years in our care, the lovely Leo has finally found his forever home!​

08/02/2018
Christmas Appeal Thank You

Christmas Appeal Success

Thank you to everyone who donated to our Christmas Appeal, helping make dreams come true for all of the dogs and cats here at the Home.

12/01/2018

M&S Fort Kinnaird lead Christmas Support for Edinburgh’s Unwanted Dogs and Cats

M&S Fort Kinnaird visited Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home today to hang the first bauble on their supporter Christmas tree.

06/12/2017
Clock image, Photo by Sonja Langford on Unsplash

Festive Opening Hours

Find out when we're open over Christmas and New Year

27/11/2017
Roger Running

Former Resident Qualifies for Team GB

When Agata met Roger, she knew they had a special connection. Just 18 short months after rehoming him, Agata and her beloved boy have qualified to represent Team GB at the British Sleddog Sports Federation (BSSF) World Championships in Poland.

16/11/2017
Quaver the Cat Christmas Card

Christmas Cards and Calendars Available Now

We are very excited to announce that our Christmas Cards and Calendars made in association with the lovely Cherith Harrison are now in-stock and on sale in our Morningside and Stockbridge charity shops and directly from the Home at Seafield Road East. 

14/11/2017
Firework

Tips for a Stress-Free Firework Season

Help your four-legged friends stay calm as we move into firework season

Be Prepared

31/10/2017
Animal wefare coordinator

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home’s Welfare Standards Co-ordinator Secures Prestigious Scholarship

Kirsty McGinley, the Home’s Welfare Standards Co-ordinator, has been awarded a scholarship to the renowned Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training and Behavior.

31/10/2017
Black cats are great

Black Cats are the New Black

With Halloween just around the corner and black cats unfortunately being synonymous with all things witchy and spooky, we decided to put our thinking caps on and share our top reasons to love black

18/10/2017

Fundraising Success at In the Dog House 2017

Edinburgh’s top business leaders and influencers spent a day in the dog house today for a very good cause.

06/10/2017