Run Robin, Run!

Torbay 10km run – Sunday 24 August Oldies Club supporter Robin Gilford is taking part in the Torbay (Devon) 10km run on Sunday 24 August 2008 and is very kindly seeking people to sponsor him to raise funds for Oldies Club. If you would like to sponsor Robin, please email Angela at f@oldies.org.uk with your … Continue reading Run Robin, Run!

Why did no-one want Kyle Cocker?

We just couldn’t understand why no-one has enquired about Kyle the Cocker Spaniel. He’s a lovely old boy who will make someone’s home complete. Update – Kyle has now found a home!

Special vet bills appeal – PLEASE DONATE!

Cofi
Because the Oldies Club only deals with dogs that are at least 7 years old, our vet bills are always higher than average for most dog rescues – but at the moment we are particularly struggling with bills.

We are currently caring for Feebee, Cofi, Scooter and Max – all older dogs who…

Dane of Freshfields

Regular readers will probably share our affection for Dane and our strong hope that he would eventually find a suitable loving home. Sadly, poor Dane’s health is not too good and Freshfields have decided to not rehome him as they feel the stress of a move could be too much for his heart. 27/9/08 Dane has now sadly passed away

Chesterfield Birthday WISH event postponed

The birthday WISH event on 22nd March has had to be postponed due to the expected bad weather. Oldie dogs don’t like having to stand about in the cold! We will be holding this event on Sunday 6th April instead (to be confirmed).

Used Stamp Collection Resumed

Used Stamp Collection Resumed! We are very pleased to announce that we have restarted our collection of used stamps. All stamps, UK and foreign, welcome. Please note there is a new address to send to: Oldies Club Stamps c/o 35 Belle Vue Street Healey, Batley West Yorks WF17 8DD Thank you for your support.

Creative children needed for Oldies Club Christmas Card 2007 competition!

Creative children needed for Oldies Club Christmas Card 2007 competition! The Oldies Club charity is looking for some help from its younger supporters! :) We have launched a competition in the hope of finding a new and unique design for this year’s Oldies Club Christmas card. The theme is “older dogs at Christmas” and we … Continue reading Creative children needed for Oldies Club Christmas Card 2007 competition!

A thank you to KPMG…

The Oldies Club has just received a donation of £1000 from the KPMG small charities fund, towards our Vet Fund Appeal. The donation was applied for by Oldies Club supporter Mark Poles, who works for the accountancy firm’s Plymouth office. We estimate that this will probably cover all the vet bills for about 6 oldies. … Continue reading A thank you to KPMG…

Appeal for Information: Staffy found burned alive

Appeal for Information: A male Staffordshire Bull Terrier has been found burned alive. He was wearing a collar, harness and had been muzzled, tightly tied to a tree and set on fire, his remains were found by a dog walker on the outskirts of Handsworth Golf Course, Birmingham on Wednesday 15th February.