News

Donating your old £1 coins

Have you found some old £1 coins?   If so, RATS Charity would love for you to donate them to us to help support the dogs, cats and small mammals in our care. If you have any that you would like to donate please bring them along to our Biggleswade shop, were they will gratefully received it is located at 15b Hitchen St , Biggleswade, SG188AX which is open most days 10.00am till 4.00pm ( unfortunately they cannot be accepted for purchases in the shop ) many thanks for any support

Warning for Rabbit owners about the new form of Viral Haemorrhagic Disease

We would like to warn everybody about the dangers of the new and more virulent form of Viral Haemorrhagic Disease,  RHD, rabbits can die in hours from this blood disease, there is a new vaccine for it that can be given in addition to the combined Myxomatosis/VHD vaccine, our small mammals vet has stressed how important this vaccine is for all rabbits.

 

Lack of rabbit foster homes

"Due to lack of rabbit foster homes, the charity will not taking in any more rabbits for the foreseeable future and will not be holding a waiting list.   Should anyone in the Bedford area be interested in fostering rabbits, then please contact the helpline.  Guinea pigs, gerbils and hamster will continue to be rehomed as before."

Thank you Wormly St Laurence lodge 9621

We would  like to thank The Wormley St Lawrence Lodge 9621 in Hertfordshire for their kind donation of £300 to Rats, the money will all go to the animals in our care many thanks to all who contributed. 

Olivia's sponsored dog walk

Olivia Whitaker recently held a sponsored dog walk for RATS in and around Tewin, many thanks Olivia and all who turned up for your grateful donation of £340, Olivia runs her own dog walking business you can get more information HERE again many thanks Olivia for all your help.

Our First Hutch Sponsor

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Good news we have just had our first sponsor for a Rabbit Hutch if you are interested in sponsoring a hutch or an animal which would really help us you can find all the information on how to do it  Here