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Europe-wide dog walk raises over £6,000 for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home

Dog owners and their furry friends from Edinburgh and the Lothians united with thousands of others across six countries last weekend, raising much-needed funds for animals in need.

06/06/2019

The UK’s ‘unluckiest dog’ finds his forever home

His story captured the hearts of millions through a desperate appeal to #FindStarAHome.

20/05/2019
White chocolate

What about white chocolate?

Everyone knows that chocolate is poisonous to our pets, but what if the chocolate doesn’t have cocoa in it?

16/04/2019

Physical and mental health benefits of walking your dog

In a worrying statistic, it’s been reported that 59% of dogs in the UK are classified as overweight or obese.

12/04/2019

Star-studded line-up in new promotional videos

Some of Scotland’s best talent have rolled up their sleeves in support of new promotional videos for Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home.

08/04/2019

Don’t Chew That Shoe!

As much as we love the patter of our pets footsteps around the house, there's no denying that they sometimes don’t make for the tidiest of housemates.

04/04/2019

Is this the UK’s unluckiest dog?

He’s been crowned the nation’s favourite breed and captured the heart of a celebrity, but a staffie called Star may also be the UK’s unluckiest dog.

13/02/2019

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home bags £4,000 from Tesco’s community grant scheme

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home has been awarded £4,000 in the Tesco’s Bags of Help community grant scheme, it has been announced.

08/02/2019
Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home's new education programme

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home launches new education programme

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home, the region’s oldest animal welfare organisation, is delighted to launch its very own education programme to schools and organisations in Edinburgh and the Lothians.

05/02/2019

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home Awarded New Grant from Battersea Dogs and Cats Home

Local charity Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home has been awarded a special grant from leading animal welfare charity, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.

01/02/2019

#DTipsTips: Avoiding a dog's (Christmas) dinner

As we come closer to Christmas, our Education Officer, Daniel "D-Tips" Tipping shares some of his top tips on keeping your four-legged friends safe this festive period. 

21/12/2018

Hibernian FC player challenges our own football-mad Star

Today we had a very special visit from Hibernian FC player Marvin Bartley.

19/12/2018