Foster carers needed – North-West England (6th February 2018)

Foster carers needed – North-West England Please could you help little dogs like me?  Sometimes we need someone kind and understanding to look after us for a few days until we can go to our forever home.  Would you consider becoming a foster carer? If you would like to know more about what it may

Alabama Rot: A veterinary report (29th January 2018)

Wear Referrals, a veterinary surgery in Stockton-on-Tees has posted a useful report about the serious disease Alabama Rot on their Facebook page – link. For those who are not Facebook members, here is a copy of the post: “The disease is usually first recognised by a skin wound, normally on the limbs but also occasionally on

Reminder of subscription renewal for CTRF Friends membership

The annual £5 ‘Friends’ membership subscription for the CTRF is now due.  You can renew/pay your annual subscription of £5 by sending a cheque to Jane Metcalf Sault our membership secretary – making the cheque payable to ‘Friends of the CTRF” or directly through PayPal to adding your name & address in the comments

Apologies re delivery problems with our newsletter (31st October 2017)

Our sincere apologies to all of our members of the ‘Friends’ of the C.T.R.F. Some of our members newsletters are not being delivered to them as the postage has been underpaid. However they are being left a card by their postie informing them of the problem and asking them to collect their letter from their

Parvovirus alert (17th September 2017)

  Dog owners warned of deadly parvovirus could be heading to South Derbyshire.   One of our supporters has informed us that parvovirus could be heading to the Midlands. The full report appeared in the Burton Mail. If owners are not sure whether their Cairn is fully vaccinated against the disease, we would advise that they