Lockdown Easter with Canine Concern

Easter greetings to our friends we visit doesn’t stop just because we are in lockdown. Many of our members sent messages and cards to the people who would normally get a visit and a cuddle from our dogs. We are very lucky in that our members are so dedicated to this work. There is no […]

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Kratu at Crufts

Just before this lockdown time, do you remember there was Crufts, the annual dog show held by the Kennel Club from 5th-8th March 2020. We had several Canine Concern dogs there, (see the separate Article on Crufts) but many believe the show belonged to Kratu, a Canine Concern care dog who steals the show at […]

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Coronavirus Advice and Guidance

Coronavirus Advice

During these unprecedented times, we have been in touch with our members as we acknowledge our visits will be affected to care homes, schools, hospitals and other community settings. Please keep up to date with the latest advice using the links below. The World Health Organisation www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public The Government advice www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public. The World Health Animal link […]

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London Southend Airport launches new partnership with Canine Concern AirPaws Crew

London Southend Airport has brought man’s best friend to the airport this week by launching an exciting new partnership with Canine Concern. Canine Concern’s four-legged friends will roam the terminal with their accompanying handlers every week to offer friendly cuddles and comfort to passengers at the airport. Therapy Dogs are known to reduce anxiety and […]

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Fun Dog Show in Stone Cross

Join us for a fun filled day at Stone Cross Memorial Hall on 26th October 2019 from 10:30am There are 12 Categories for your pooches to compete in and potentially win – including the ‘Dog the judge would most like to take home’. This event is fundraising for our Charity.  Thank you to our volunteers […]

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Local Health & Wellbeing event raised over £500 for Canine Concern

Any Green Will Do

The ‘Your Healthy Living Starts Here’ event was recently held at the Village Hotel in Portsmouth – organised by Any Green Will Do. The day had a focus on physical, mental and environmental health and wellbeing and was so well received – another event is currently in the planning stages. Local Canine Concern volunteers attended […]

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