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Gail's Home Dog Boarding

Lovingly caring for your dog while you relax on holiday…! Licensed by Lancaster City Council 

Canine Company Dog Walking Service

Professional, experienced & reliable Dog Walking Services. £10 for 1 hour & 30 mins walk.  

Wolfwood Animal Sanctuary

201 Bowerham Rd, Lancaster LA1 4HT (charity shop) Tel.: 07971 518 335 (shop opening hours) or 07931 220 094 Wolfwood is devoted to the rescue and rehoming of the least wanted dogs from the area and constantly expanding the work with Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation.  

Animal Care

Animal Care takes in, cares for, and finds new homes for a large number of dogs, cats, rabbits and other animals, large and small, as well as undertaking a conservation programme with their land involving tree planting and care. Volunteering opportunities in the cafe, sanctuary and fundraising.  

Fun Dog Show

Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 13:00 to 14:30 at The Centre @ Halton LA2 6NB

World Record Attempt - Bathing Dogs!

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 08:00 to 20:00 at Pets at Home, Lancaster City Retail Park, Mellishaw Lane, Morecambe LA3 3FE

Dogs Trust Community Event. Free Microchipping

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:00 to 15:00 at Barton Rd Community Centre, Lancaster LA1 4ER

Put your Best Paw Forward For Bark In The Park!

6/3/17: Dog lovers are being invited to sign up to a very special charity even in Williamson Park on Sunday 23 April in aid of local families affected by cancer & life limiting conditions. It's a Fun Dog Show plus a 4km Walk, a doggy Agility Course and a Family Scavenger Quest with a St George’s Day theme.

Free Dog MicroChipping Event announced as Deadline Looms

21/3/16: Dog owners are being reminded there are only days left to go before their dog must by law be microchipped - and Lancaster City Council has lined up another free "chipping" event to help owners who have yet to get it done. On 6th April 2016, new government legislation will come into force making it compulsory for all dogs to be microchipped.

Have your dog micro chipped for free before you’re breaking the law

3/11/15: Lancaster City Council is working in partnership with the Dogs Trust this year to help dog owners avoid breaking the law. In April 2016, the Government is introducing a law making it compulsory for all dogs to be micro chipped, meaning it will be an offence if they are not.

Dog owners warned of possible danger to pets on Quay Meadow

8/6/15: Quay Meadow, Lancaster. Photo: Beyond the Castle (Updated 11th June): Beyond the Castle - the group aiming create a high-quality public space around Lancaster’s historic castle - reports they have been made aware that a dog has died on Lancaster's Quay Meadow, and a number of dogs have taken ill.

Get your dog chipped for free

28/5/12: Local dog owners are being offered the chance to have their animals chipped for free as part of a push to get people to be more responsible with their pets. Officers from local neighbourhood police teams will be providing the service in Lancaster city centre on Friday June 1 with the assistance of the Dogs Trust.

Animal Christmas Fair this weekend in Morecambe

2/12/11: If you don't already know, Animal Care's Christmas Fair will be on Sunday 4th December at the Platform, Morecambe between 11.30 to 3.30. If you can get along and support their efforts to rehome and help animals abandonned through no fault of their own, the charity would be very grateful.

Dog owners urged to keep pets under control after harassment reports

22/2/11: Dog owners are being urged to keep their pets under control in the countryside following reports of livestock being harmed by the animals when they are off their lead - which have included the death of one animal. Carnforth police have received a number of complaints from farmers after a series of incidents in which pregnant ewes and new-born lambs have been harassed by dogs.

Animal Care seeks Spring Fair helpers

30/3/10: Lancaster's Animal Care charity on Lancaster's Blea Tarn Road is looking for help at its Spring Fair on Friday 9th April 2010 at St Martin of Tours in Westgate, Morecambe. They need people to help run stalls, serve refreshments or bake some cakes for them to sell on the day.

Dog, drugs and cash seized during Skerton raid

5/1/10: Police seized a suspected dangerous dog, drugs and cash during a raid on a house in Lancaster yesterday. The four-year-old suspected pitbull was confiscated by officers after they executed a dangerous dogs warrant at a property in Noel Road, Skerton, at around 1.00pm on Monday 4th January.

Keep your dogs on a lead, police warn

5/1/10: Dog owners are being warned to keep their pets on leads when out walking on farm land after a spate of attacks on sheep.

Dog Fun Day Planned for Heysham School

7/7/09: Lancaster City Council has teamed up with the RSPCA, the Dogs Trust and Lune Valley Training Club to offer free microchipping, identity discs and training to all dog owners at a special event to be held on Wednesday 22nd July. The Dog Fun Day will take place at Trumacar Primary School in Heysham between 10.00am to 12 noon and 1.00pm to 3.00pm.