Queen Elizabeth II Opens New Battersea Kennels

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From the tail-wagging chums of her childhood to the four four-legged friends who play in Buckingham Palace today, Queen Elizabeth II has always known that dogs rule! On March 17th the British monarch paid a visit to Battersea Dogs and Cats Home to officially open the renowned UK animal welfare charity’s crowning achievement– new kennels. […]

Battersea Dogs and Cats Home Holiday Special Airs Christmas Day

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On Christmas Day dog devotees in the UK will discover that they have a present when they turn on their telly as ITV airs a  holiday episode of an award-winning documentary series that shines a spotlight on dogs who receive the gift of a better tomorrow thanks to a renowned animal welfare charity. The hour-long […]

Christmas at Battersea Helps Pets in Need

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A recently unleashed book shines a spotlight on ultimately uplifting stories of companion animals across the pond who have turned the page to a new chapter in the lives, and thanks to the doggedly devoted staff and volunteers at a UK animal welfare charity now know that “there’s no place like home for the holidays.” […]

Celebrities to Attend Collars & Coats Gala Ball

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On October 30th, members of the glitterati will gather for an evening of glitz and glamor in support of a good cause as the British animal welfare organization Battersea Dogs & Cats Home holds its annual Collars & Coats Gala Ball. Taking place at Battersea Evolution in Battersea Park, a Doggie Guard of Honour comprised […]

New Season of Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs Unleashed Sept. 4

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Since its debut in 2012 the documentary series Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs has won both numerous television awards and the hearts of dog devotees in the UK, who are anxiously awaiting the show’s third season to be unleashed on ITV September 4th. Starring comedic canine enthusiast Paul O’Grady, the BAFTA-nominated series will […]

Holby City Star Jules Knight Adopts Rescue Dog

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Television viewers in the UK may know him as Doctor Harry Tressler in the medical drama Holby City, but since February actor Jules Knight has been playing the real life role of a foster pet parent to Honey, a Labrador Retriever mix from Battersea Dogs and Cat Home. Realizing that a dog’s unconditional love is […]

Children’s Author Jacqueline Wilson Adopts Rescue Puppy

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Once upon a time a four-month-old homeless puppy was found wandering along on the streets, but thanks to a renowned animal welfare charity he was able to embark on a new chapter in his life in the home of a best-selling children’s author, where he will live happily ever after. Jackson, a Patterdale Terrier mix, was […]

Battersea’s Celebrity Ambassadors Help to Launch Kennel Appeal

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Stepping into their roles as celebrity ambassadors for Battersea Dogs and Cats home, four famous faces recently helped the renowned animal welfare charity take its first steps toward the start of a new era in canine care. International supermodel David Gandy (accompanied by Lulu, an adoptable Staffordshire Bull Terrier from Battersea who he is  currently […]

Series About Battersea Dogs and Cats Home Wins National Television Award

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For the second straight year an eight-part documentary series which shines a spotlight on adorable adoptables at one of the United Kingdom’s most renowned animal welfare charities has won not only the hearts of doggedly devoted television viewers, but also an award at one of the most prestigious presentations of the British TV awards season. […]

Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs at Christmas Airs Christmas Day

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On Christmas Day in the UK fans of Fidos will find that they will have one more holiday present to enjoy when they turn on the telly as ITV unleashes the hour-long special Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs at Christmas. The high-profile pal to all with paws who has helped to shine a […]

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