Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

Battersea Launches Search For Its 2017 'Purr Minister' - The Best Cat In Westminster

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Politics

It’s the election everyone has been waiting for - Battersea Dogs and Cats Home has launched its search for the best cat in Westminster. While Whiteh...

Adorable Labrador Becomes Foster Dad To Five-Week-Old Rescue Kitten

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A Labrador called Barney has struck up an unlikely friendship with a tiny kitten who was found abandoned in a London garden. The pair met at Battersea...

As The Scottish Government Announces Plans To Tackle Animal Cruelty, Now's The Time For England And Wales To Step Up

Claire Horton | Posted 11.09.2017 | UK
Claire Horton

Close to 60,000 people have backed Battersea so far when we say this needs to change, and we know they will be behind us all the way, as we continue to use our influence so politicians will make this happen. If you are one of the 60,000 I want to thank you for your support. If you haven't yet joined us in our stance against such shocking cases of animal cruelty, I hope you soon will.

Meet The Heroes Knitting Beautiful Gifts For Rescue Kittens

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Once a month, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home transforms into a hive of excitement. Long tables filled with colourful wool and knitting needles become fl...

Singletons Can Spend Valentine's Day Chilling With Cats Thanks To Battersea Dogs And Cats Home

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Don’t let being single get you down this Valentine’s Day because the good people at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home have got your back. The animal sh...

Vets Warn Of The Dangers Of Buying 'Flat-Faced' Dogs Such As Pugs And Bulldogs

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 21.09.2016 | UK

Dog owners are being urged to reconsider buying breeds with fashionably “flat-faced” features because of concerns over the animals’ health and w...

Why Hundreds Of Dogs Suitable For Rehoming Are Being Killed Just Because Of Their Looks

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.08.2016 | UK

Hundreds of dogs are being euthanised, despite being suitable for rehoming, just because of the way they look, latest figures reveal. It has been 25 ...

Larry The Cat Becomes The Only Permanent Fixture In British Politics

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK

Larry the Downing Street cat will be spared eviction from Number 10 when David Cameron leaves on Wednesday, saucers close to the cat have revealed. Th...

LOLCATS The Exhibition Finally Arrives

Posted 26.03.2013 | Home

Last November, we got crazy as a kitten on catnip over the news that an exhibition of original LOLCATS was making its way to London. LOLCAT - TEH E...

David Gandy Announced as First Ambassador for Battersea Dogs & Cats Home

Kate Lawson | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

The face of Marks & Spencer's AW11 / 12 campaign, and Dolce & Gabbana's 'Light Blue' fragrance - internationally renowned male model David Gandy - has been announced as the first ambassador for the UK's Battersea Dogs & Cats Home.