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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Thanks to GSK!

Some staff members from GSK, the pharmaceutical company based in Barnard Castle, were kind enough to visit our kenne...More

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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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The Great North Run

There are many ways that people support our charity. We are very fortunate that some of our supporters have decided to run the Great North Run to raise funds for Stray Aid. Good luck guys!

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Collection and Awareness Day, Asda Peterlee

Our volunteers will be out and about at Asda Peterlee on 17th September between 10-3. Please pop along and say hello, and learn more about our charity

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Countryside Festival at Summerhill Country Park, Hartlepool

Our volunteers will be in attendance at the Countryside Festival being held at Summerhill Country Park, Hartlepool on Saturday 17th September between 1-4pm. Please come along and say hello.

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Bowburn Fun Day at Bowburn Community Centre

Bowburn Community Centre are holding a fun day on Saturday 24th September. Our volunteers from Stray Aid will be there between 10am-2pm, please pop along and show your support

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Dogs Trust Community Event

  Microchipping has been compulsory since April. If your dog is not chipped, please take advantage of this great offer of free chipping.

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Gilesgate Moor Hotel - Play Your Cards Right!

The Gilesgate Moor Hotel are hosting "Play Your Cards Right" in aid of Stray Aid on Friday 30th Sep between 7-11.30. There will be a singer too so please come along, sounds like a fab evening

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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

More

The Great North Run

11-09-16

There are many ways that people support our charity. We are very fortunate that some of our supporters have decided to run the Great North Run to raise funds for Stray Aid. Good luck guys!

More

Collection and Awareness Day, Asda Peterlee

17-09-16

Our volunteers will be out and about at Asda Peterlee on 17th September between 10-3. Please pop along and say hello, and learn more about our charity

More

Countryside Festival at Summerhill Country Park, Hartlepool

17-09-16

Our volunteers will be in attendance at the Countryside Festival being held at Summerhill Country Park, Hartlepool on Saturday 17th September between 1-4pm. Please come along and say hello.

More

Bowburn Fun Day at Bowburn Community Centre

24-09-16

Bowburn Community Centre are holding a fun day on Saturday 24th September. Our volunteers from Stray Aid will be there between 10am-2pm, please pop along and show your support

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