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Howard Bridges CEO at Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home holding a puppy

After rehoming thousands of animals Howard Bridges, CEO at Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home, announces his retirement

After five incredibly successful years as Chief Executive Officer at Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Howard Bridges has announced his retirement.

12/09/2019
Cat and dog with a member of staff at Edinburgh Cat and Dog Home

New Sunday Opening Hours Give Fresh Hope to Rescue Centre Residents

Residents of Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home at Seafield Road East now have even more chance of finding their forever homes.

11/09/2019
Paws by the Prom

The Ultimate Dog and Cat Event Returns to Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s pet lovers are set for a treat this September as the city’s leading animal welfare charity opens its doors to the public.

 

22/08/2019
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Rescue Centre Asks Public to ‘Look Twice’ at Their Longest Resident

A Scottish pet rescue centre has appealed to the public to take a second look at one of their longest residents, in hope that they might finally find him a home.

20/08/2019

Edinburgh’s Rescue Dogs Have a Ball in Newly-Unveiled Exercise Paddocks

The city’s stray and abandoned dogs are set to benefit from a series of new exercise paddocks, unveiled today at Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home.

28/06/2019

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Becomes Leading Animal Welfare Employer with Living Wage

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home has celebrated becoming the first animal welfare organisation in Scotland to be accredited as a Living Wage employer.

20/06/2019

Europe-wide dog walk raises over £6,000 for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home

Dog owners and their furry friends from Edinburgh and the Lothians united with thousands of others across six countries last weekend, raising much-needed funds for animals in need.

06/06/2019

The UK’s ‘unluckiest dog’ finds his forever home

His story captured the hearts of millions through a desperate appeal to #FindStarAHome.

20/05/2019
White chocolate

What about white chocolate?

Everyone knows that chocolate is poisonous to our pets, but what if the chocolate doesn’t have cocoa in it?

16/04/2019

Physical and mental health benefits of walking your dog

In a worrying statistic, it’s been reported that 59% of dogs in the UK are classified as overweight or obese.

12/04/2019

Star-studded line-up in new promotional videos

Some of Scotland’s best talent have rolled up their sleeves in support of new promotional videos for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home.

08/04/2019

Don’t Chew That Shoe!

As much as we love the patter of our pets footsteps around the house, there's no denying that they sometimes don’t make for the tidiest of housemates.

04/04/2019