Branch News and Updates

News and updates from RSPCA Tameside and Glossop branch. Hover ‘news’ in the menu to read about the work of the branch, when an animal has been rehomed and other related news of interest.

Stray Tortie in Glossop

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glossop-stray-2 We have had a report of stray Tortoiseshell cat which has been fed at a home in Glossop for several months.

She is a very friendly little cat who was probably in a Road Traffic Accident at some time as her tail has been amputated.

If you have lost your own kitty answering her description we’d love to hear from you. Proof of ownership such as photos or other id will be needed.

If she hasn’t been claimed in the next 2 weeks she will be looking for a family of her own.

Glossop Fun Dog Show – some photos

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Just a small selection of photos from the show in Manor park on 1st July 2017

We raised £166.44 which will be spent directly on caring for our dogs and cats who are waiting to be adopted by their forever families.

Other photos by Rodger Holden Pet Photographer

Stolen Chihuahuas

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Fun Dog Show – Glossop Carnival

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Please come along to our latest fundraising event.

fun-dog-show-glossop104 We are holding a Fun Dog Show at Glossop Carnival in Manor Park, Glossop.   All dogs, big or small, young or old, pure breed or mongrel are welcome to bring their families along for a fun day out.

For more information about the classes and prizes download a poster with a list of classes here

Map

 

Hollingworth – class winners

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best  in show

A huge thank you to everyone who came along to our Fun Dog Show in Hollingworth on Sunday 7th May. £237.91 was raised in entrance fees, donations and sale of logoed pens, pencils etc.

Here are photos of the 1st placed owners and their dogs.  Sincere apologies if anyone is missing and/or the names of the classes have been mixed up.  Please let us know and we will correct this.

 

 

Marvin

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marvin2 Marvin’s family recently told us about their new kitten.

“Marvin’s an absolute joy and settled very well when we got him home. He’s a lovely addition to our home and is such a character.”

 

 

Fun Dog Show 2017 photos

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dog-show-2017-h Stamford Park Family Fun Day Dog Show – Wonderful photos of the day can be found HERE  or send Amanda an email if you would like to order your special photo

Here is just a selection to view over 200 photos just follow the above link.

 

Grand Opening of RSPCA Bury and Oldham Branch’s Centre

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invitation-strinesdale094 The wait is finally over for RSPCA Bury and Oldham Branch. Their new animal centre opens to the public on Sunday 14th May 2017 and they are inviting everyone to join in the celebration on the day between 12-4pm.

You will be able to view their new facilities first hand, browse their shop, meet the animals in their care who are looking for new families. You will learn about their tremendous fund raising effort and be able to support their cause. Cake and drinks will be available on the day.

The centre is in beautiful surroundings, on the fringe of Strinesdale Country Park, Map

 

Hollingworth Festival Fun Dog Show

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Come along and help us to raise much needed funds.  We are offering microchipping at this event or we can check your dog’s chip for you too.  Registration from 12:30 pm and first class will commence at 1:30 pm.  All dogs and their families are welcome.

Summer Italian Evening – dinner and dance

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Help the branch to raise much needed funds and have a “bella serata” with wonderful Italian food and music for all tastes.  To book your tickets ring Angela on 07940 872 776.

Evening dress is optional.

News about Holly

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holly-cat-in-her-new-home Holly’s new family recently sent an email and a photo and this what they said “We thought we’d share a photo of Holly which we rehomed on 7th January.  She is a lovely cat and has settled in to our family home beautifully.

Kenai – Lost

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lost-dog-kenai Kenai was lost on Friday 20th January 2017 around 2 pm from the old quarry near Tintwistle.  He is only 9 months old, microchipped, very friendly and food motivated.

If you hear or see anything could you please get in touch.  His owners are understandably distraught.

 

Fudge in his new home

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fudge-in-his-new-home Fudge’s adopters sent us news of how well he’s doing in his new home.

“Just a quick email to let you know Fudge is settling in well. He’s well loved, cuddled and spoilt!! We adore him!! He had his second vaccination at Salford on Monday and is settling into crate training at night. We are working on toilet training and it’s still hit and miss… But know he’s only a puppy and it’s early days!!  He has taken to a collar and lead well. My boys are made up with him!!

Thank you, thank you… And Thank you!!!”

 

Missing cat Effy

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effy-lost-cat Effy is missing from her home on the Tintwistle/Hollingworth border. If you see her please let us know.

Millie the Heroine

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milliethehero Millie who was adopted earlier this year and is a much loved member of her new family.

One of her adopters uses a disability scooter and Millie often enjoys going for a ride when she gets tired or bored of walking alongside and recently she scared off a thief who tried to take her owner’s handbag….

what a little heroine!

Jesse cat

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jessekitty Jesse is a black and white adult cat, who is looking for a caring new home.

Glossop show 2016

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best-in-show-16 A huge thank you to everyone who braved the rain to attend our Fun Dog Show at Glossop Carnival 2016.

Nutmeg update

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nutmeg-june-16-3 Nutmeg’s family recently brought us up to date on the lovely Nutmeg and what a joy she is for her family.

“Nutmeg is very playful even now and is so bright she’s truly a valued family member”

Max who was Davey

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maxakadaveyrehomed Max’s new family sent some photos of Max in his new home.  As you can see he’s loving his new life with a caring family.

Tulip Sunday Fun Dog Show

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We’ve added just a few photos from our dog show.  Hope you like them.

buddybestinshow Buddy from Stalybridge was Best in Show and can be seen with a Guest Judge – our local RSPCA Inspector N Waterworth.