Please give a rescue dog a new loving home We need your help We rehome 1000 stray dogs every year We will never put a rehomeable dog to sleep Stray Aid is dedicated to the care of dogs
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Free Microchipping at Stray Aid

For dogs over 6 months of age that are resident in Durham, Hartlepool or Middlesbrough, they can be microchipped free of charge at the rescue centre. Please ring 0300 9994247 for details

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A Bark in Hardwick Park

SPONSOR FORM Come along and join in with our annual sponsored dog walk from 10am in Hardwick Park and enter your dog into the dog show.  There will be two walks taking place over t...

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10th Anniversary Party

Time has flown past, and it is now 10 years almost to the day when we took in our first stray dog!! We have blossomed from accepting 2 dogs a week from "death row" to maintaining a vigorous non-des...

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Dogs Trust Community Event

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Street Collection and Awareness Day

Our team of volunteers will be out in Durham City with some of our wonderful rescue dogs between 10am and 4pm on Saturday 15th October. Please come along and have a chat, and perhaps even donate to...

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Welcome to Stray Aid

Stray Aid is a registered charity, Charity No. 1117372, based in Coxhoe, Durham. Our mission is to rescue, re-unite or rehome the lost, abused, abandoned or unwanted dogs found on the streets in the North East of England. Without your support, we are unable to provide this vital lifeline and we will not succeed in giving these unfortunate dogs a new start in life.  Our aim is to provide practical help and information on stray, lost or abandoned dogs and cats across County Durham, Hartlepool and Middlesbrough. Our Help Desk is open 8am-9pm seven days a week.

The Stray Aid Rehoming Centre, Coxhoe is open 10am - 4pm Wednesday-Monday, and from 1st January 2016 we are CLOSED FOR REHOMING ON TUESDAYS for staff and volunteer training. The dogs are not available for viewing after 4pm. If you are visiting in the hope of finding a n...

Free Microchipping at Stray Aid

02-01-16

For dogs over 6 months of age that are resident in Durham, Hartlepool or Middlesbrough, they can be microchipped free of charge at the rescue centre. Please ring 0300 9994247 for details

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A Bark in Hardwick Park

28-08-16

SPONSOR FORM Come along and join in with our annual sponsored dog walk from 10am in Hardwick Park and enter your dog into the dog show.  There will be two walks taking place over the course of the day starting at 11am and 1.30pm and a fun dog show in between the ...

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10th Anniversary Party

10-09-16

Time has flown past, and it is now 10 years almost to the day when we took in our first stray dog!! We have blossomed from accepting 2 dogs a week from "death row" to maintaining a vigorous non-destruct policy for County Durham, Hartlepool and Middlesbrough, accepting in the region of 1,500 dogs a y...

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Dogs Trust Community Event

29-09-16

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Street Collection and Awareness Day

15-10-16

Our team of volunteers will be out in Durham City with some of our wonderful rescue dogs between 10am and 4pm on Saturday 15th October. Please come along and have a chat, and perhaps even donate to our appeal https://www.justgiving.com/StrayAid-Charity3

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