"If you have received love from an animal in your life then you are very lucky. Give back a little to this fantastic charity and see what YOU can do to make a huge difference. Love, shelter, healthcare and food. What an amazing gift you can give. Do it today. Thank you so much."

The Birkett-Smith Animal Sanctuary

Apr
12

Shop & Save....A Life That Is....

Do you shop online? Groceries? Fripperies? Holidays? Clothes? Books? Yeah of course you do! Well did you know that you could be raising vital funds and saving lives at no cost to you? You may not know that The Sanctuary is registered with both Easyfundraising and Give As You Live as a good cause but you do now! If you shop online please think about making us YOUR chosen cause. It costs you NOTHING, it's EASY and just by pressing a few keys you can help us to keep sheltering the at risk dogs who have nowhere else to go; all you have to do is sign up which takes minutes....less time than it takes to make a cup of coffee. Once you are signed up as one of our cause supporters, any participating retailers that you shop through will donate a percentage of your purchase to us and it does not cost you a penny extra! There are thousands of leading online stores signed up including Amazon, eBay, Tesco, John Lewis, Sainsbury's, Just Eat and Booking.com, to name but a few. We can't stress enough how really, really easy it is and we hope that our supporters who are not already supporting someone else will register and support us and help us in this really simple way. Just click the links below which will take you directly to our cause pages and start helping us to help those animals most in need! Easyfundraising Give As You Live  

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Apr
10

From Bait To Beaut: Our Gentleman Beau

The Beautiful Mr Beau was saved from being put to sleep and arrived at the sanctuary at the beginning of March last year. He was a suspected bait dog who had taken many knocks to his head, his body is covered in scars and he has a badly docked tail. It was clear he came from cruelty and he had been passed around a lot and unsurprisingly he was a bit of a mess when he came to us with his suitcase packed full of complex issues. He was extremely hyperactive and trying to take a picture of him was always nigh on impossible as he was like a worm on a major sugar rush whose idea of play was to run, jump and launch at you. He has calmed a lot in the of peace of the Sanctuary but has still retained his adorable wiggle. He now trusts his environment and knows he is safe and won't be hurt or abandoned again. His rehabilitation is ongoing and always will be but with steady work and great care he has really settled and come into his own; with no demands placed on him he is loving simply being a dog. He enjoys a good fuss and cuddle, he loves the sunshine, playing outside, running around the paddocks like a pup and generally chomping on anything plastic...paddling pools, watering cans and buckets are not safe in Beau's vicinity. We don't think he ever had toys before he came here and giving him a new one now is such a pleasure...his excitement literally melts your heart. His body is covered in the scars of his past but we hoped to be able to heal the scars on his heart by showering him in love and we think it worked. He is a true gentleman who knows he is home, that he is loved, that he is safe and he is happy....very happy. This is him saying goodnight to Joy last night....

Mr Beau chomps his way through toys at an alarming rate so he has put some on his wishlist in the hopes that someone may have a few pennies to spare to help him have fun this summer....skittles, beach toys, footballs and paddling pools are his greatest pleasure  Wishlist

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Amazon Wishlist

Please visit our Amazon wishlist...with over 100 dogs, treats and toys are always an extra and are welcomed with very waggy tails!

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Give As You Live

Our supporters can raise free donations simply by shopping online using Give as you Live. Shop at over 4,100 leading online stores including Amazon, eBay, Tesco, John Lewis, Sainsbury's, Just Eat and Booking.com, to name but a few!

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Easy Fundraising

It costs you NOTHING, it's EASY and just by shopping online you can help us to save lives here at the Sanctuary.
Please sign up today and start helping us to help those animals most in need. Just click the link:

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Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support The Birkett-Smith Animal Sanctuary every time you shop, at no cost to you.

When you shop at smile.amazon.co.uk, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as amazon.co.uk, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to The Birkett Smith Animal Sanctuary.