JKT is looking for the best dogs in our Fun Dog Show at our Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday this weekend

Submitted by Steve on 15:34, 26th May, 2017 | 0

This Sunday one of Guernsey's best known voices will be joining the GSPCA at our Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday to help judge our fun dog show from 12.30pm.

JKT as many of us fondly know her by has supported animal stories in many ways and a fantastic advocate for promoting kindness to animals across the Bailliwick.

You can listen to the JKT Show on BBC Guernsey each week day between 9.30am and 11am by visiting - www.bbc.co.uk/radio/player/bbc_radio_guernsey

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Island FM & the Cherry Godfrey Cash Shower join the GSPCA Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday this weekend & thanks to D W Arundell

Submitted by Steve on 15:17, 26th May, 2017 | 0

With all of the plans coming together for the GSPCA Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday we are pleased to announce that Island FM will be joining us with Daniel the Donkey and the Cherry Godfrey Cash Shower.

The GSPCA would also like to say a huge thank you to D W Arundell for all of their support in advertising and supporting our BIGGEST event of the year celebrating animals in Guernsey.

With a huge variety of stalls and things to do and see we are extremely excited to see everyone this Sunday along the sea front in St Peter Port.

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9 new volunteers join the GSPCA for the 6th volunteer induction of 2017 - next induction 14th June 630pm

Submitted by Steve on 23:42, 25th May, 2017 | 0

On Tuesday we held our sixth volunteer induction of 2017 at the GSPCA and saw a wonderful 9 new helpers keen to learn how they can get involved with us here at the Animal Shelter adding to the 89 inducted this year taking this years inducted volunteers to a total of 98 not including others that have helped from businesses, groups and other organisations.

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Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday Fun Dog Show 28th May 2017

Submitted by Steve on 11:47, 23rd May, 2017 | 0

With only 5 days to go don't forget as part of the Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday there will be a fun dog show.

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Cuddly toy appeal - GSPCA appeal for soft toys for our BIGGEST event of the year - Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday 28th May

Submitted by Steve on 23:05, 17th May, 2017 | 0

At the GSPCA we are normally appealing for homes for animals, but we are currently appealing for your unwanted soft toys.

The cuddly toys we are appealing for will found good homes as prizes on some of our games to help raise funds for the Shelter such as our upcoming Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday.

If you have any unwanted soft toys then please pop them up to the Shelter or if you need a vehicle to pick up quite a few then please let us know and we can arrange collection.

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12 new volunteers join the GSPCA for the 5th volunteer induction of 2017 - next induction 23rd May 630pm

Submitted by Steve on 12:47, 12th May, 2017 | 0

Last week on Thursday 4th May we held our fifth volunteer induction of 2017 at the GSPCA and saw another packed room of 12 new helpers keen to learn how they can get involved with us here at the Animal Shelter adding to the 77 inducted this year taking this years inducted volunteers to a total of 89 not including others that have helped from businesses, groups and other organisations.

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A literal 100+ ground breaking staff from Northern Trust make a difference at the GSPCA

Submitted by Steve on 11:43, 12th May, 2017 | 0

Yesterday Northern Trust broke a GSPCA record as over 100 of their staff have now helped volunteer since April 2014.

This was a literal ground breaking record as the team of 8 not only took the volunteer numbers from Northern Trust to 106 they also spent the day digging, weeding, planting and laying a disabled access path to our wildlife area and pond with help from the Work to Benefit team and Group Leader Ann Wragg from St Andrews Floral Group.

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Beach restrictions for dog walkers and horses in Guernsey

Submitted by Steve on 10:04, 2nd May, 2017 | 0

The GSPCA are reminding all dog owners about the beach restrictions that came into place yesterday in Guernsey.

Dogs are not allowed on or off lead on the following beaches between 1st May – 30th September:

Fermain

Petit Bot

L’Eree

The Northern end of Vazon

Port Soif

Cobo

L’Ancresse / Pembroke

Dogs are also excluded from Shell Beach, Belvoir Bay, Fisherman’s Beach and the stretch of beach in front of the White House Hotel to the Herm Jetty.

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ADVICE FOR DOG OWNERS - With only a week until beach restrictions for dogs on beaches please take care due to palm oil sighted

Submitted by Steve on 14:29, 24th Apr, 2017 | 0

In recent years each winter dog owners are warned to keep pets away from any oily white substances they may find on local beaches. This month the same substance has been spotted once again on Channel Island beaches and the GSPCA are asking dog owners to take care when along the coast.

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GSPCA ask please keep your pets safe this Easter - chocolate can kill your beloved pet

Submitted by Steve on 21:04, 12th Apr, 2017 | 0

Be aware this weekend you could be putting your pet at risk at Easter if you feed your pet chocolate intended for people or they manage to find those carefully hidden from the children.

Across the Bailiwick we are all stocking up Easter eggs and chocolate as gifts for family and loved ones, but the GSPCA has an important message for pet owners.

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