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Wood Green, The Animals Charity

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Dog foster family

Having said a very sad farewell to our beloved dog the other year we now help out as a foster... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
smithmrnmrs
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Chatteris, United Kingdom
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Animal Shelter not a day out

Went here to drop off some of my dogs old blankets and toys etc and currently the donations are... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2018
741vickyt
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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From humble beginnings in 1924 Wood Green, The Animals Charity has grown to become one of the leading animal welfare organisations in the UK. We take in animals of all shapes and sizes! As well as cats and dogs, we find loving new homes for...more
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King's BUSH Farm London Road | London Road, Godmanchester PE29 2NH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I visited the Godmanchester Centre a few weeks ago on a mission to see if there were any suitable cats for rehoming. On arrival at the reception centre, we stood behind someone who was talking to the girl on the desk, so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Firstly a huge thank you for choosing to visit us in your mission to find a cat to rehome. Our Welcome Centre opened earlier this year with the aim of enabling meaningful discussions with customers to help them find the right pet for their family....More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Went here to drop off some of my dogs old blankets and toys etc and currently the donations are being held outside in a big metal shipping container, so it didn't look the most welcoming. Please be aware that you cannot visit the animals here...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hi Vicky, thank you for your review. We recently opened our Welcome Centre to provide a place for pet owners to come and receive advice, as well as talk through any potential pets they are looking to adopt. We also have a play park, picnic...More

Reviewed October 21, 2018

We actually visited Wood Green Animal Charity, not in connection with animals, but for a re-enactment traders' market. While there though we had a walk around the site, which is huge. There weren't many animals actually on display as that isn't the primary purpose of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hi, thank you for your kind comments. We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed your visit, and hope that you continue to enjoy visiting our Godmanchester centre if you ever decide to return. Thank you once again!

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Started as a really nice day with my son and we was really enjoying it. However after visiting the Cats statuary I was approached buy a women that seemed friendly and asked if I wanted to feed the animals, I amidetly asked my son if...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Wayne P
Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Hi Wayne, We are sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with your visit after this experience. We have passed on your comments to the right team here, so they can take a closer look. In order to continue providing for animals that come...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018

Our family decided to revisit Woodgreen at Godmanchester this week. We took several bags of goods for the charity shop and were disappointed that this shop was now in a small container and not in the shop premises that it used to be in. Then...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank PhoebeFidget
Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Hi Phoebe, thank you for visiting again recently, we are sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your trip as much as you have in previous years. We recently opened the Welcome Centre to better support our charity mission, of a world where all pets are...More

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Before anyone hates my review, we have rehomed a dog from here before and she carried on to have a wonderful life. That particular dog became our much loved family pet. Just because we could go for a day out. We read the heart breaking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Daniel B
Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Hi Daniel, we’re delighted to hear about Tess and the wonderful life she went on to lead after being adopted from us. Thank you for visiting again recently, although we are sorry to hear you didn’t enjoy your trip as much. We have recently opened...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Having said a very sad farewell to our beloved dog the other year we now help out as a foster family for dogs that are looking to be re homed This can be from a few days to a couple of weeks but while we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

We're always delighted to hear from our vital foster families, thanks for taking the time to review us and for giving your time so generously to our dogs in need.

Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here as it was half way home for us on a long journey. Apart from a few sheep and chickens that are kept outside, there isn't much to see our do outside of adopting a pet. That's no bad thing as this is its...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Thank you for stopping in Tom and for your kind review. We welcome visitors but you are completely right our main purpose is our work with the animals. We do hope to see you again.

Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Traveled a hour to get here. Interested in adopting a dog. You can't visit any dogs as the kennel is under renovation. Cage is closed. Staff unhelpful and unfriendly. Can't see cats well as the have shut off the visiting sheds. Mice are asleep. Saw...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Having driven past a number of times we decided we’d make a special trip to go and have a look round. There was a gem show but it didn’t appeal to us, though there seemed a lot of people there. Regarding the animal centre, I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Wood Green T, Public Relations Manager at Wood Green, The Animals Charity, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Hi, thanks so much for visiting. Our centre's main purpose is the rehoming of pets, as such we do have fewer animals to see then other venues. Our cat section and small animals sections are all open for visitors to look around, they have automatic...More

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Gloria H
July 17, 2017|
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Response from pirataazul | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of swings and a roundabout. A couple of bouncy things and that's it. Quite run down. The climbing frame is no longer there.
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KingChaos02
June 5, 2017|
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Response from Wood Green T | Property representative |
Set in 52 acres of beautiful countryside, our Charity headquarters is one of the largest rehoming centres in Europe and rehomes dogs, cats, field animals and small animals. You can visit our cats, small animals and see our... More
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Crissi C
March 23, 2017|
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Hi, all our available dogs are on the website, we can't link to it on here, but please visit our website or give us a call to enquire 0300 303 9333
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