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Bunty W2018067

Terrier x | Female | 18 months old | Reserved

For information about Bunty and her re-homing requirements, please contact the animal centre on 01246 273358.


£74k grant will benefit RSPCA

A ‘life-changing’ grant of £74,000 is set to transform the Chesterfield and North Derbyshire RSPCA hub, improving the lives of homeless dogs and cats in its care.  

The charity was awarded ‘one of the largest sums of its kind’ by Pets at Home’s Support Adoption For Pets after applying for funding to help build a vital isolation block at […]


Stock the sleigh

We’re appealing for kindness this Christmas, to help the thousands of animals who are facing neglect and cruelty over the festive season.

While for many, Christmas is a time to celebrate kindness to our friends, family and pets – our inspectors are braced to see some of the worst acts of cruelty to animals over the long winter nights.

Staff and volunteers […]


Ronnie, a Tribute…

This post is a sombre one. Ronnie, a cat who was adopted from us some four years ago, has sadly passed away at the grand old age of nineteen. We wish to pay tribute, in some small way, to Ronnie. To this marvellous, this delightful, this glorious old boy. To his shining eyes and his boundless spirit. A boy for […]


An Appeal for Seven Special Kittens…

You walk into their room and are met by wide, fearful eyes. Staring from beneath blankets, from behind covers, out of hidey holes and through gaps. Like ghosts or faeries. But no, these are kittens – only a few months old – who have come into our care from particularly difficult situations. Situations where their exposure to humans has been […]


As seen in the Derbyshire Times…

You might’ve read in the Derbyshire Times this past week about a 9 week old Staffy-X puppy called Oscar, whose gorgeous face and shining eyes belie a difficult past. He was found by refuse collectors tied amongst some bins. He was rubbish. Worthless. This baby boy, who has brightened the lives of everyone he has met whilst in our care, […]