Welcome to Chimney Farm International Dog Rescue
At Chimney Farm we rescue dogs in need from within the UK and abroad. We formed our rescue in 2014 and have since managed to rescue and rehome thousands of dogs in need. Our dogs come from a variety of countries and have very sad starts to their lives, they have been let down by humans but with the help of rescuers, fosterers, volunteers and adopters together we can change their lives and give them hope and trust.
❤️ Special appeal for a special girl ❤️
Meet Angela who is a really special girl.
Well, despite spending the 6 years of her life in a shelter where she was confined in a cage, not walked nor given the correct care, she has remained a happy, sweet natured and sociable girl. After all that she has endured this is testament to her great nature.
This special girl needs a special forever home, so she can leave the shelter, get an opportunity to know what love is, enjoy a cosy bed, and learn what walks in the countryside can be like.
If you are that special family, please consider helping Angela - click here for more information.
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Please consider adoption rather than supporting breeding. There are so many wonderful dogs in need who deserve a loving home, take a look at our available dogs for current dogs in our care.
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We are delighted to announce that Humane Society International - UK has chosen us to work with them as their shelter partner to find homes for 7 wonderful dogs who have been rescued by them from the South Korean meat trade.
As you may be aware, dog meat is still eaten by some people in South Korea, although most younger Koreans see dogs as pets not food. Dogs are bred on factory farms and they are not kept in very hygienic or kind conditions. Although the trend of eating dog meat is becoming less popular, there are still many meat farms and dogs in need.
These dogs were held along with more than 90 other dogs which have been living in small wire cages in a dog meat farm in Gyeonggi-do province. This farm is now closing thanks to HSI’s pioneering program through which the charity help dog farmers who want to leave the increasingly controversial industry.
We do not have a set date for travel as the quarantine and travel procedures can be lengthy, so we will keep everyone updated when we have a date for arrival in the UK.
Initially the 7 dogs will go into foster homes, this is to allow them time to settle after their big life change and allow us to get to know them individually and to assess what homes they would be happy in. You can find out more about them on our dogs available for adoption page .We are accepting adoption enquiries but we will not be able to process any at this early stage and ask anyone enquiring to remain patient as we expecting to receive a high volume of enquiries.
Together we can change the lives of dogs in need - live kind
Have you considered becoming a Chimney Farm guardian?
By becoming a Guardian and pledging a monthly donation you can help us save and change the lives of many more unwanted and unloved dogs in the UK and abroad.