Catch up on all the latest from Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home and the animal welfare sector.
Margo sitting on the grass looking at the camera
Margo's happily ever after!
July 17, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Remember Margo? Your generous support helped to pay for her vital elbow surgery earlier this year, and now she’s happily settled in her forever home!  
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Regular Giving: What’s it all about?
July 5, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Looking for a high-impact way to support a cause close to your heart? Here’s why charities love regular giving!
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Doreen Graham and Charlie the dog
Former Chair, Doreen Graham, to be awarded MBE!
June 26, 2024 by Betty Henderson
We’re thrilled to announce that Doreen Graham has been recognised in the King’s Birthday Honours list after 15 dedicated years on the board of the Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home. Read more.
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Tough Cookie finds her home
June 20, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Little Cookie was found as a stray in August last year. She was tiny, covered in fleas and frighteningly weak. Read her story.
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Advice for first time cat owners 
June 12, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Welcoming a new pet into your household is such an exciting and enriching time, but it’s important to be prepared. Here are some of our essential tips for first time cat owners.  
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Crowdfunder Appeal - Help Miss Ruby live a better life
June 6, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Miss Ruby suffers from BOAS, making it hard for her to breathe. Help fund the vital treatment she needs to breathe freely.
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Honey the German Shepherd sitting in the sun
Honey's Story: Hard work and training pays off!
May 23, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Honey the German Shepherd has come a long way since she first arrived with us as an anxious and reactive dog. She's now happily rehomed with Debbie and thriving. Read her story.
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Pet bereavement: How to cope with the loss of a pet
May 17, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Losing a pet is like losing a member of your family and the grief that comes with this can be overwhelming. Here's some advice on how to cope with the loss of a pet.
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Is rehoming right for you? 3 things to consider before adopting a rescue dog
May 13, 2024 by Betty Henderson
Adopting a rescue dog is an incredible, and life-changing experience. Whether you’re experienced with pets or thinking about rehoming your first dog, it’s not a decision that should be taken lightly. Here's our team's advice.
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