Thank You

Many Tears are extremely grateful for any fund raising, donations, volunteers who come to help. Some of those who have helped our animals are listed below with our thanks. If you would like something listed on this page, please email us at info@manytearsrescue.org.

26-05-20 JULIE LEWIS

A huge thank you to Julie Lewis who very kindly arranged for a Tesco order to be delviered to the rescue! Not included in the photo are the piles of dog food, which were also delivered. We are so grateful for your kindness and the staff will enjoy getting to snack through the day too!



24-05-20 PETER WILLIAMS

A huge thank you to Peter Williams who chose Many Tears as one of the beneficiaries to receive funding from his very successful fund raising.  We recevied £1000 from him today and are extremely grateful for his kindness and support.



22-05-20 OUR HOME VETTING TEAM

A massive thank you to our team of volunteers who arrange our home vet.  Sharon, Julie C, Juile S and Amanda have been a god send in this difficult time arranging and organsing video home checks to be carried out which takes a considerable about of time.  We are extremely grateful to the for doing this as without them we would be struggling to get our dogs into homes.



21-05-20 KIM BROCKHURST

We would like to see a massive thank you to Kim Brockhurst who has hosted a festival aerobic online class and offered people to donate to a crowdfunding page. She has transferred an amazing £513 to Many Tears. Thank you so much to Kim for organising this and to everyone who has made a donation, we are so gratefful for your support. 



21-05-20 Debbie Keay

We would like to say a huge thank you to our friend and supporter Debbie Keay who has turned her hand to making fabric face masks and has donated all the proceeds to Many Tears. 
She has managed to raise over £500 ! Thank you Debbie, we are so grateful for your support and many talents. 



17-05-20 LIZ MIDDLETON


A huge thank you to Liz Middleton who normally runs stalls for Many Tears at various events during the year.  We have just received another £70 transferred over from the Doggy Delights Mystery Box these are shoe box filled with dog treatsand toys for dogs of different sizes.  This makes a great total of £245.30 for May which that is brilliant for the rescue dogs and one lady bought 7 to be sent to people fostering dogs so it has been wonderful for everyone.  You can buy these boxes at
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=3216027665082886&id=1187462104606129



15-05-20 MIKES ROWING CHALLENGE

 
Huge thanks to Mike who has now completed his 1 miliion metres rowing challenge, He completed the challenge on a rowing machine in his spare bedroom and has rowed and rowed to raise money for Many Tears. Mike hosted a crowdfunding page and has sent an amazing £800 to the rescue, for the Gift of Sight Fund, Thank you so much to Mike and his grorgeous MT dog, Max. 



12-05-20 NATALIE AND DRAX

We would like to say a huge thanks to Natalie who adopted Drax ( Was Courage). She has set up a Facebook page called Drax's Galactic Adventures which has been very popular and decided to create and sell pin badges to her followers and donate profits to Many Tears and a local RSPCA centre, She has donated an amazing £250 which is fantastic! Thank you so much to Natalie, to Drax and to all who have supported them.



11-05-20 LUCY WATSON & EMMA NAYLOR - ALL HEARTS

Our thanks to Lucy Watson and Emma Naylor of All Hearts who ran a fund raiser for us and raised £2,600.  This is a wonderful and much needed donation and we are very grateful to them for their support.
 



02-05-20 LAURA KENDALL

A huge thank you to Laura Kendall who single-handley ran an online Dog Show and raised an amazing £2,640 for Many Tears.  She was swamped with entries and we are also grateful to everyone who took part and congratualtions to the winners!



02-05-20 WAGMORE


Huge thanks to the lovely team at Wagmore who have sent us some of their joint mobility supplements for our senior dogs to try. We do have some residents here such as the lovely Jack who as you can see is very keen to try them. 
Thank you, we look forward to reporting back on how Jack and his older friends who have stiffness due to their age get along with them. 
To find our more about Wagmore and their products please go their site https://thedogcompany.org.uk/ 



02-05-20 THE DOGGY LOTTERY

We are absolutely delighted to have receivd £1,539.06 from the Doggy Lottery today, Organised by Jane Whittaker each month, a different rescue gets to have the opportunity to receive one third of the proceeds, with another third going to a lucky winner and the remaining third going to the rescue of the donator's choice. This month we were the chosen rescue so we received a third of the total proceeds plus peoples individual votes monies as above.
We are hugely grateful to Jane and to everyone who has played the Doggy Lottery this month. We are so grateful for your support. 

 



20-04-20 MT ONLINE SPRING FAYRE

A huge thank you to Dee Turnbull, Liz Middleton, Karen Hillman and Julie Colthart who ran a Spring Fayre on the Many Tears forum and raised a wonderful £616 for the WUF fund. Our thanks also goes to all the forum members who took part in the fayre either buying, donating or selling items and as always we are very grateful to you all.



17-04-20 JESS THE VET

Huge thanks to the lovely Jess, who has been volunteering in our vets this week.
She has spayed, neutered and health checked many animals with a big smile and we are so grateful for everything she has done.
What a star!



16-04-20 RORI CATCHPOLE

Huge thanks to Rori Catchpole at Purrfect4paws who has donated a large amount of dog food to Many Tears.
Rori has lost his entire income due to the Coronavirus pandemic and had a stock of food still that he wanted to donate and put to good use and so he offered it to Many Tears.
We are so grateful for this kind gesture of support at such a difficult time, especially for him.
Thank you so much



15-04-20 BASSETT COURT KENNELS

A massive thank you to Becky Pain from Bassett Court Kennels who has donated an incredible amount of food to us. We are so thankful for your kind generosity and support!



15-04-20 Take Away The Tears and Erika Luke-Green

We would like to say a massive thank you to Sue and the team at "Take Away The Tears" who collect dog food for rescue organisations and to our fosterer Erika who has liased with Sue and helped to arrange the cost of transport for us to receive a fantastic donation of food.
We are so grateful for such an amazing delivery!
We are incredibly grateful for your support.



10-04-20 AMELIA HANRATTY

Huge thanks to Amelia who had been hoping to raise funds at her birthday party which had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus. Amelia was not put off and created a fundraising page where her family and friends still donated generously and has sent us a wonderful £300. Thank you so much for your kindness Amelia, we hope you had a wonderful birthday



09-04-2020 EVERHOT

A big thank you to Guy from Everhot who has very generously donated £100 to Many Tears. We are so appreciative of your kindness and support.



03-04-20 OUR THANKS TO OUR FORUM MEMBERS

A big thank you to Dee who held a raffle on our forum to sell a stunning handmade quilt donated by Janice East. This raised £437 from which has been divided into 3 areas:
£140 for WUF,
£140 for Roxy's operation
£157 for dog food for the centre. 

We are very grateful to every formum member to bought a raffle ticket as to Janice for all the hard work she put into making the quilt and donating to us to help raise funds.



02-04-20 PETS PYJAMAS

Huge thanks to Karen and all the lovely folk at PetsPyjamas.com who have made a lovely donation of £2000 to the rescue to help support us at this very difficult time. We are so grateful for their support. To see more about PetsPyjamas, the number 1 for dog friendly travel int he UK please check out their site at www.petspyjamas.com



01-04-20 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION


Once again Viv and Sash have worked their socks off to organise and successfully run the March Auction, the proceeds of which were as follows:
£1504.12 for Many Tears split, £962.00 General fund, £290.37 Website £251.75 Vet Room. 

What an amazing success! Many people were very generous and gave an extra donation towards each item as they were aware just how difficult things are here at Many Tears at the moment, 
A new auction for April is being organised and all proceeds will go to Many Tears. 

We are so grateful to Viv and Sash for their constant dedication and commitment to the rescue. 

 



31-03-20 LESLEY ALLEN

Our thanks to Lesley Allen for her very kind donation of £200 towards WUF (website update fund).  We are very grateful for her support.


 



28-03-20 GABBY THE VET

We would like to say a huge thank you to Gabby for helping us in these very troubled timess.
She responded to our plea for help. Gabby has spayed 40 females and neutered 8 male dogs for us  which is just fantastic.
We are so grateful for her help... not all Super Heros wear capes!



GOLD AND SILVER APPEAL

Huge thanks to all those who have donated unwanted or broken gold and silver jewellery to Many Tears. We have now received a wonderful £440 for this! If anyone has any to donate we would be incredibly grateful to receive it and our wonderful Dee will collect it and take it to be sold to raise vital funds for the rescue. Thank you 



23-03-20 LISA THE VET

A big thank you to Lisa who saw our vet appeal and gave up her day off to come and help spay and neuter dogs at the rescue. We are so grateful for all of your hard work!



23-03-20 RACHAEL THE VET

We would like to say a huge thank you to Rachael for responding to our vet appeal and giving up her free time to help with spays and neuters at the rescue. We are so thankful for all your hard work!



16-03-20 WEAGLE ADOPTION NIGHT

A huge thank you to Gill, the lady behind these adorable little Weagles, who raised an incredible £500 holding a Weagle Adoption Night! We are so grateful for your support and are all slightly in love with the Weagles!



15-03-20 VETS - IVAN, ANA & ANA


A big thank you to three wonderful vets, Ivan, Ana and Ana for spending their time doing lots of spays and castrates for us today. We are so thankful for all of your help and hard work.



14-03-20 EMMA WILLIAMS GROOMING TEAM


Huge thanks again to Emma and the team who came to groom dogs desperately in need of a bath and cut!
So many dogs benefited from their magic touch, as you can see our Nessa looks amazing now and must feel so much better.
Thanks to all the team for their hard work, dedication and positivity. You are pawesome!



09-03-20 WE ARE AT THE PORT!


Bill and I travelled down to see all the items donated to Angiua loaded.  I cannot tell you how heartwarming and rewarding it was to see the two vans being unloaded and getting made ready for loading on the ship.  There was a slight problem in that we were allowed 9 pallets and in fact had 11 but the wonderful team from Meachers who are the people who load the goods, the pallets we reorgansied and everything was loaded successfully.  I simply cannot say enough time how grateful I am to everyone who has made this possible.   From the people who have made donations both in items and money, to Geest Shipping for shipping for free, to Flight Logistics for transporting to the port for free and  to Meachers who worked so hard today to get everything loaded and who also had be gathering donations to send themselves.  Each and every person who has been involved in this has helped so many dogs,  cats and horses in desperate need - you have really made a difference.  So thank you from the bottom of my heart.
Sylvia

 



07-03-20 CABIN COFFEE TEAM

Thank you so much for the Coffee In The Cabin team for raising an amazing £516.31 at the coffee day today.
A wonderful day was hosted by Debbie, Daisy, Sarah, Adrienne and Eloise who served cake, pastries, sandwiches, wraps, snacks and drinks to hungry people all day and hosted a wonderful tombola full of amazing prizes. 
All your very hard work is appreciated by all and we just love having you here with us.
THANK YOU x



07-03-20 SARAH SHEEHAN NORMAN

Huge thanks to Sarah Sheehan Norman who has collected a wonderful £140 collection from work and family and brought down lots of beds and quilts for the dogs too. We are so grateful for all your support



04-03-20 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION PAGE

Another massive thank you to Vivien and Sash from the Many Tears Awareness Page who have raised another incredible total of £1877.29 last month. Amazing results achieved by team work and every one working together to make miracles happen, a big thank you to every one that is involved.



25-02-20 KESTEVEN AND GRANTHAM GIRLS SCHOOL

Huge thanks to Paulina and 7A of Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School who held a Valentines Raffle for a hamper. They managed to raise an amazing £86.50! Well done to Pauline and the girls, we are so grateful for your support and kindness.



22-02-20 SAMANTHA WARD

We would like to say a big thank you to Samantha Ward who has knitted jumpers for the dogs to help keep them warm. As you can see the dogs are very grateful!



22-02-20 TINA SQUILLACI

Huge thanks to our friend and fosterer Tina who has held the first of 4 car boot sales for us to raise money for our Website Upgrade Fund. Her first sale was a great success and raised a wonderful £95. We are so gratefull to Tina and Kev who helped her for getting up so very early and being prepared to sell items of huge sentimental value to help raise funds for the rescue, A true friend indeed. Thank you. 



20-02-20 J&J MOTORS

J&J Motors teamed together to collect donations for the rescue. Their aim was to provide 1 of everything on the Wish List. They far surpassed that and filled a van with some very useful, much appreciated donations! Thank you to the whole team and for those that braved the weather to come and help unload the van.



19-02-20 SOPHIE

A huge thank you to the talented Sophie for raising an incredible £15 by selling her lovely drawings on eBay. Thank you so much Sophie, we are so grateful for your support!



19-02-20 BEAUTIFUL JOE'S


A huge thank you to Beautful Joe's for their lovely donation of Beautiful Joe's Ethical Dog Treats for our dogs.  As you can see they are very popular with all the dogs who can't wait to be given one! If you would like to buy these for your own dog you can find our more on their website at https://beautifuljoes.com/



18-02-20 ANNIES DOGS CORSHAM

Thank you to Catherine Cooper and to all the customers and staff of Annie's Dogs in Corsham who have raised an incredible £70 for the Gift of Sight fund. We are so grateful for your efforts, thank you.



18-02-20 KELLY & CRWYS


THANK YOU to Kelly and Crwys. Kelly told her husband yesterday that we needed a whelping box as we had picked up a heavily pregnant dog. Today, the whelping box arrived, whilst she was delivering her puppies. How's that for timing? THANK YOU! Thank you also to Leah who helped her (as a first time mum) and delivered 6 out of 8 puppies helping them to breathe. The last two, mum eventually got the hang of and helped them herself.

Please note: These lovely puppies will not be available for adoption until they are 8 weeks old and we cannot take applications in advance for them, so please don't contact the rescue about them until they are available for adoption. Thank you.

 



15-02-19 MANY TEARS FRIENDS & FOSTERER FORUM

Our thanks to the Many Tears Forum friends and fosterers who raised £500 playing our squares game on the forum.  This along with a further £310 on which was raised on the January forum auction to help raise funds for the our Website Upgrade Fund (WUF) has really helped towards the cost of getting our new website and database.  We must also thank Lesley Allen and family who donated £200 to Many Tears WUF fund.  We are really grateful to everyone who has taken part in the fund raising on the forum and to Lesley and her family.  If you would like to join the forum you can find our more here



14-02-20 JEN ELLISON

A huge thank you to Jen Ellison for her very kind donation of £1000 for the dogs at Many Tears and also £1000 for the dogs in Antigua.  This will make a huge difference to many dogs lives and we are extremely grateful.



14-02-20 KNIT AND NATTER GROUP

We would like to say a huge thank you to Jayne O Malley and her knit and natter group, they have made some amazing items to include gloves and some wonderful gifts. Thank you so much for your support.

 

 



13-02-20 Essex Knitted Dog Coat Sale

We would like to say a big thank you to Melanie Bracci for arranging the sale of knitted dog coats at a Vets in Essex, which raised a grand £75.00 from the staff, who kindly made very generous donations for the coats.  We would also like to thank Mary Neville for making the lovely knitted coats.



11-02-20 TIM MEREDITH

We would like to say a huge thank you to our friend and supporter Tim who has run a Go Fund Me campaign over Christmas to help the dogs and raised an amazing £665. Thank you so much for your campaign and to all those who donated towards it. We are so grateful for your support.



11-02-20 ANDRES & SARA - VETS

Thank you to Andres and Sara, two vets from Austria who are giving up their time, knowledge, love and skills to our dogs and cats. We are so very thankful for your hard work and dedication.



08-02-20 THE MAYOR AND MAYORESS OF WALSALL

We would like to say a huge thank you to the Mayor and Mayoress of Walsall who have taken the time to visit us today. It was a pleasure to show them round the Rescue and we really appreciate their continued support.



08-02-20 JANE DAVIES, CHELMSFORD

Enormous thanks to our friend and supporter Jane Davies who has sent through a wonderful array of goodies to Many Tears to pass on to Anitgua. We have received wonderful items such as bandages, dressings, syringes, flea treatments, gloves, cleaners, cobs and much more! Thank you so much for your support, wehave no doubt the Clinic in Antigua will be thrilled.



07-02-20 LESLEY CONNOR


Lesley and her team had their annual MT Cake Sale and Raffle on Wednesday and raised £300. One colleague even made a dalmatian cake so they also had a competition to name him. We are so grateful to everyone who took part and hope you all enjoyed the cakes!



07-02-20 DWP STAFF

Thanks to Fiona and the DWP staff who attended a meeting in Sheffield and raised £27 for Many Tears by buying cakes. Thank you so much!



06-02-20 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION PAGE

A massive thank you to Vivien and Sash from the Many Tears Awareness Auction Page for raising an incredible £1647.09 with the January auction and for sending the rescue two benches for our play yard! We are so very grateful for your hard work and dedication.  Vivien and Sash would like to thank every one that makes this Many Tears Awareness Auction Page such a success for the rescue dogs.



03-02-20 MANOR FARM VETS & ENDELL VETS

A huge thank you to Chloe, Lisa, Amy, Max and Sarah from Manor Farm Vets and Endell Vets who came down and volunteered in the vet surgery yesterday. They were really lovely, always smiling and helped lots of dogs. We are so appreciative of you giving up your time to help us.



30-01-20 FOREVER LIVING

A massive thank you to Forever Living who raised £200 for Many Tears over the Christmas period. We are so very grateful for your donation.



29-01-20 BATTERSEA & FLIGHT LOGISTICS


A massive thank you to Battersea Dogs Home for very kindly donating two veterinary tables to Many Tears. One to stay at the rescue to be used daily in our surgery and one to be taken to Antigua to help them out there. Another massive thank you to Tracey Brown from Flight Logistics who very kindly arranged to transport the tables from Battersea to Many Tears. On arrival at Battersea they very generously filled the van full to the brim with donations of treats, toys, food and bedding to send to Antigua too! We are so very grateful to all involved for their help!



29-01-20 SANDRA ROBBINS

A huge thank you to Sandra Robbins who celebrated. her 70th birthday.
Instead of presents for herself she asked friends to support our dogs. Today she visited with a car load of dog food and sixty five pounds donation.
We all wish you a belated happy birthday and so appreciate your kindness.



26-01-20 BRISTOL BUDDIES

Thank you to the Bristol Buddies and to those who donated beds through the Bristol Buddies this week. It's very kind and generous of you. The dogs at the centre are very grateful to have a warm, comfortable bed. Also a big thank you to all those who have donated wool to the Bristol Buddies, it's very much appreciated and will keep our army of knitters busy!



25-01-20 DAWN CHARMAN & HEATHER DONNELLY

Thank you to Dawn Charman & Heather Donnelly for completing a 12k and raising £125 for Many Tears. What an amazing achievement!



19-01-20 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION PAGE

Thank you to Sash Ball and Vivien Vardy-Smith from the Many Tears Awareness Auction Page - who are donating £500 from the February auction to our Antigua fund, to help the dogs and cats there. Thank you so much!



19-01-20 LILY'S LOTTO

Thank you to everyone who joined Lily's Lotto. With the help from all our doggy friends, Tillie, Dottie dog and I were able to give Many Tears £2,000 thank you once again. We still need new doggy friends to join. See Lily's Lotto page on Many Tears, Facebook page or email me for info. x Lynn Lily's Lotto



19-01-20 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION PAGE

A massive thank you to Sash Ball and Vivien Vardy-Smith from the Many Tears Awareness Auction Page who saw our appeal to make our doggy play yards more interesting and stimulating for the dogs. They very kindly have ordered two wooden benches for us - we're sure the dogs will love jumping on and off them!



19-01-20 LEYTON

Massive thank you to Leyton who turned up at Many Tears armed with a massive pile of donations. We are so very grateful!



18-01-20 Jan, Bobbie, Jeni, Julie and Cassiel


Huge thanks to Jan, Bobbie, Jeni and Julie along with Many Tears Cassiel beagle bum and her doggy friends took part in the 12k in 12 days challenge and raised £310.00 in extra sponsorship which has been donated to the Austin appeal. 
Thank you to all the Barking Tricksters students, supporters and friends and family for sponsoring us.



15-01-20 Stamps collected and sold, the Total.

We would like to say a big thank you to Lynn (and of course Tillie the Terror Dacs and Dottie Dog) for for collecting and selling 30kgs of Stamps which sold for £900. We are grateful for everyone who has sent Stamps in. Please keep saving and REMEMBER to put the the correct postage on them when you send them to me. Other wise Tillie and Dottie Dog have to pay for the extra postage out of their chewy stick fund. Keeppppp Saving.



13-01-20 POLESTONE SUPPORT LTD

Thank you to Cindy and Carole at Polestone Support LTD for your very generous monetary donations and donations of bedding and toys. We are so grateful for your support!



12-01-20 DIANE SMITH

A huge thank you to Diane Smith who very kindly donated £100 to the rescue. We are so very appreciative of your generousity!



11-01-20 ANN PARHAM

We would like to say a warm thank you to Ann Parham who did a pet service in St Mary's church oxfordshire. This raised £100 for Many Tears. Thank you so much to Ann and all those who took part



08-01-20 SECOND HAND SHOP, YATELY

Our thanks to all at the Secondhand Shop in Yately who have sent £3,000 for this last quarter.  We are so grateful for this!  A big thank you to everyone that continues to support Many Tears via the shop.  We really appreciate it.



08-01-20 CAMBRIAN PET FOODS LIMITED

Thank you to Nia Milcoy and Donna Harrall from Cambrian Pet Foods Limited for very kindly donating Many Tears a pallett of tinned dog food. We are so very grateful and our dogs are going to really enjoy their tasty meals!



07-01-20 PAT NEWMAN

Thank you to Pat Newman who very kindly donated some Wahl Super Groom dog clippers to Many Tears. We are so very grateful and they will be very appreciated by all who groom our dogs here! The dogs are going to be looking extra adorable now.



06-01-20 HOLLYWOOD PET GROOMING

Thank you to Hollywood Pet Grooming Services in Swindon and their wonderful clients. They held a Christmas raffle and between them raised an amazing £180 for Many Tears. We are so very grateful!



06-01-20 COWBRIDGE STREET COLLECTION


Thank you to the COWBRIDGE Shoppers who supported our street collection on Friday, 20 December, which raised £616. A grand amount because a supporter from Ogmore (Irene) sent a £200 donation with our wonderful volunteer, Catherine Scott, to start us off. We got soaked (so did the takings)!!!! Thank you to some of the COWBRIDGE shops who offered support and hot drinks. A huge thanks to the Shopper who brought us coffee and gingerbread. My faithful human and dog volunteers turned up once again - Gwyn bringing Aoife (was MT Riley) to take over from his precious ‘Lily’. We’ll dedicate this successful collection to: ‘In Memory of Lily’ an MT dog. Molly, Rosie, Quito, Gem, Dizzy & B’ati helped too.



06-01-20 SWANSEA STREET COLLECTION


Huge thank you to Cheryl who arranged yet another amazing Street Collection in Swansea. We welcomed a new volunteer into the fold on Sunday, 22 December - MT Fosterer Paula with ‘Cooper’. Also my friend, Alison Yoong who had tried COWBRIDGE and came back for more with her lovely friend, Dawn French with ‘Barney’. All my other regular Volunteers turned up: Quito, Holly, Gem, Dizzy & B’ati. As usual Swansea gave us the big welcome it always does enabling us to raise £1200!!! It’s always a pleasure to collect in Swansea and to see our regulars, such as the Adopter of ‘Princess’, who searches us out every year and gives generously. We also met Byrony who works at MTAR. £1200 - A Big Bang ending to another successful year of us all helping homeless dogs to go on and be everything they were meant to be, bless them.



05-01-20 MRS RACHEL DOWNTON

Thank you to Mrs Rachel Downton for her very generous donation of £142. We are so very grateful and the dogs will truly appreciate it.



04-01-2020 Cere Vidal and Whittlesey Veternary Centre

Huge thanks to Cere Vidal, a vet at Whittlesey Veterinary Centre who has collected donations for the Centre. Cere is pictured here with Many Tears Gracie ( Was Music)
Thank you so much to Cere and all those who have donated items, we are so grateful for your support.



03-01-2020 SHEILA MONDAY

Huge thanks to lovely Sheila Monday who came to see with a £50 donation which was a gift from her daughter at Christmas. Thank you so much for your support, we are very grateful.



02-01-20 THE DOGGY LOTTERY

Thank you to Jane Whittiker who runs the Doggy Lottery and the 129 people for voted for Many Tears in the December Doggy Lottery. This raised a lovely £94.09 for the rescue and we are so grateful to Jane for her continued hard work.



01-01-20 MR MATHEW ATTRIDGE

Thank you to Mr Mathew Attridge for your kindness in sending a hamper for Penelope to share with her doggie friends as a Christmas treat. The dogs very much enjoyed chicken breast fillets, roast beef, cottage cheese, tins of sardines and tuna as well as dog treats. Although our dogs spent Christmas in kennels, they have all been spoilt.



01-01-20 BRISTOL BUDDIES

An enormous thank you to the Bristol Buddies who fundraise tirelessly throughout the year for Many Tears. So far they have raised a staggering £20,000 to go towards the new vet room. We are so very appreciative for all of your hard work and time dedicated! Thank you!

 



01-01-20 RADCLIFFE FAMILY

A huge thank you to the Radcliffe family, who have previously adopted from us, who very generously donated £500 to the rescue. We are so very grateful for your support.



01-01-20 BEV MUIR

A huge thank you to Bev Muir who donated £215 which was raised from a dog walk on boxing day. Thank you also to Sarah and Neil at the New Inn for organising it and thank you to Emma and Peter too.



31-12-19 WALRUS DIP

A team of staff, fosterers and volunteers braved the freezing Welsh water of Pembrey to take part in the annual Boxing Day Walrus Dip to raise funds for the rescue! So far they've raised £760 with more funds still trickling in. We'd like to say a huge thank you to those who took part and those who donated and supported their efforts!



31-12-19 IRIS FRANKLIN

We would like to thank Iris Franklin for her continued support for the Rescue and for the £30.00 donation we have just received. We are very grateful to Iris & Bob for their support.



30-12-19 ROGER PROSSER

Our thank to Roger Prosser for his very kind donation for the dogs at Many Tears.  We are extremely grateful for his kindness and support.


 



30-12-19 WE LOVE OUR DOODLES FACEBOOK GROUP

A massive thank you to We Love Our Doodles Facebook group who raised an amazing £150 by doing a sponsored walk for Teddy's birthday! His wish was for donations instead of gifts, in honour of his little sister who is from Many Tears. To help raise more, a fun member of the group wore his festive suit for sponsorship and another kind member of the Facebook group made Christmas bow ties and raised an extra £40 for Many Tears. We are so very grateful for all your support!



30-12-19 DELYTH

A big thank you to Delyth who very kindly donated £20, we are very grateful and appreciative!



25-12-19 SANDY AND LOUISE

Thank you to Sandy and Louise two amazing vets who have given their time to help us. We wish them both a very Happy Christmas and are very grateful to them for giving us their time and helping our dogs move to the foster or forever homes so much faster.





 



24-12-19 HAPPYTAILS

Thank you so much to Happytails Dog Care and their lovely clients who held a collection for Many Tears in lieu of cards and gifts and raised an incredible £157.50. We are so grateful!



24-12-19 REBECCA REES & LOUISE REES

A huge thank you to Rebecca Rees and Lousie Rees who visited the rescue with 100 gift bags, filled with a blanket, toy and treats so all the dogs will have something to open on Christmas Day. The dogs are going to be so thrilled that Santa has been to see them!



23-12-19 CHRIS MANNERS

A huge thank you to Chris Manners who very generously made a donation to Many Tears in the name of his wife, Janice, in lieu of a Christmas present. We are so very grateful!



22-12-19 YSGOL Y BRYN

A huge thank you to the staff, children and parents at Ysgol Y Bryn who very kindly held a collection for Many Tears and dropped off all the donations today. We're now going to have some very happy dogs here on Christmas Day!



22-12-19 SARAH WAR - SHAW TRUST

A huge thank you to Sarah War from The Shaw Trust for donating lots of items including beds and toys! The dogs at the centre are going to absolutely love these and we are very grateful!



21-12-19 ABRACADABRA CHRISTMAS PARTY

Huge thanks to Megan Franks for organising the Abracadabra Christmas Party in Nottingham on 7th December with funds going to Many Tears. £322 raised on the day and a further £63 on the stall at the Agility Extravaganza the following week. Thank you so much to everyone who supported this



20-12-19 The Mallow Tailor

Huge thanks to Katrina and all those at The Mallow Tailor, a local chocolatier, who have given us a wonderful donation of £250. Thank you so much, we are very grateful for your kindness and support. 



20-12-19 HONEY

Today Sylvia received a lovely letter from Honey who sent in her toys for Tamsin.  As Tamsin has already been adopted we cheered up one of our new arrivals with her toys. Thank you Honey for the vVery cute card with snow and santa's hat on it - it really cheered us all up!!!






 



19-12-19 FINLEY, LEE & CAROLINE

Thank you to Finley and grandparents Lee and Caroline Cole for bringing the dogs this amazing Christmas hamper of treats and food for the dogs. All of our dogs will now have a special treat on Christmas day thanks to your kindness.



19-12-19 RUSSELL & FRIEND

We are so grateful to Russell and a friend for coming to help today, so many dogs had the opportunity to be bathed and groomed. Thank you for your hard work and for your kindness with the scared dogs.



19-12-19 CHRISTABEL PHOTOGRAPHY

We would like to say a huge thank you to Christabel of Christabel Photography who came and took some really special photos of our longer staying dogs today. Watch out for the photos in our 12 Dogs Of Christmas rehoming campaign!
As you can see from this example of lovely Karma, the photos really are spectacular and all the dogs were totally at ease and happy in her company as she is very experienced with dogs of all sizes as well as nervous dogs.
To book Christabels photography skills please see her website HERE



18-12-19 SHEEPDROVE TRUST

Enormous thanks to the Sheepdrove Trust who have donated £5000 to Many Tears after their AGM recently. We are so very grateful for all their support.



18-12-19 HEENE ROAD VETS

A massive thank you to Heene Road Vets in Worthing for all of their support to Many Tears. They held a first aid course which raised £150 for the rescue and also give 10% off the cost of vet fees for any dog adopted from Many Tears. The lovely clients and staff recently held a collection for Many Tears and this is the result! Thank you to Lisa Carmel for collecting the hamper and passing it along to Many Tears.



18-12-19 JACKIE HARVEY

A huge thank you to Jackie Harvey for all her hard work fundraising. Jackie would also like to thank friends, adopters and fosterers for all their help and contributions to the Christmas Fayres. Special thanks to Marylin, Audrey and Sash who sent craft items to sell and to Gloria, Chris and Lisa for help manning the stalls. Along with a few boot fairs and tombolas at the local bandstand, we managed to raise £1000, which will hopefully help a few more dogs this season.



18-12-19 EMILY

All the dogs at Many Tears would like to send a massive thank you, with lots of licks and big waggy tails to Emily, who decided that this year instead of receiving Christmas presents, she would like to buy presents and treats for all the dogs instead! What a lovely little girl, the dogs are all very excited for Christmas Day now! Thank you to her mum Katherine Busbridge too.



18-12-19 BECKY MITCHELL

A huge thank you to Becky Mitchell who donated an incredible £420 from running a half marathon! Well done Becky!



17-12-19 3 COUNTIES WALKING AND SOCIAL GROUP


A huge thank you to the 3 Counties Walking and Social Group who have very kindly raised  £300 for the dogs at Many Tears.  We are very grateful for their kindness and support.



17-12-19 LOUISE AND SAM, VETS

Huge thanks to Louise and Sam, teo lovely vets who gave up four days to help our dogs. We are all so grateful for your help and support. Thank you so much for coming.



16-12-19 DEBBIE GARRARD & LUNA

A huge thank you to Debbie Garrard and Luna (MT Sherry) for kindly donating some lovely hats, gloves and scarves for the outside staff! These will keep everyone nice and toasty as they work in the cold Welsh weather!



15-12-19 KERRIE CARPENTER

Our thanks to Kerrie Carpenter for the donation of bedding and a lovely box of toys she has dropped off.  We are sure our dogs are going to love playing with them.











 



14-12-19 LISA GARNER AND PLUM PUDDING

Huge thanks to Lisa Garner who has sent us boxes of wonderful treats for the dogs and gave her customers the chance to donate treats too which proved very popular. We are so grateful to Lisa and all her customers who have helped. we are sure the dogs are going to be delighted by their yummy treats!



12-12-19 JANICE & SUE

We would like to say another big Thank You to Janice East and Sue Jones, who took part in a car boot sale and raised £222 to go towards the vet bills for our sick puppies. Thank you so much for your continued support.



12-12-19 VIV & SASH DECEMBER AUCTION

This month Viv & Sash have raised an incredible £1380.17 for the rescue and an additional £421 towards the vet surgery, bringing the total to an amazing £1801.17! As always we are so grateful to these lovely ladies who work so hard in raising funds for the rescue and we are also so grateful to all those who support the auction by donating or purchasing items.



12-12-19 COLLEGE ELIDYR

A huge thank you to Coleg Elidyr for their very kind support and cheque of £250. We have loved having the students help all year and are so very grateful to them.



11-12-19 WAG CALENDAR

A massive thank you to WAG Calendar who raised a massive £273 from the proceeds of their 2020 calendar and donated it to Many Tears! Thank you to Carolyn White and all involved with the creating and buying of their lovely calendar. We are so appreciative!



09-12-19 NINA NORRIS


A massive thank you to Nina Norris for doing a fabulous job grooming some of our dogs today! They all look amazing and extra adorable - we're sure they feel a lot better for it too! We are extremely grateful!



09-12-19 AUDREY & JAN

Our thanks to Audrey and Jan who have sent us £152 from the proceeds of the tombola they held at Greenslate Farm Xmas Fair in Billinge. We are as always very grateful to them for all their support for our Gift of Sight Fund.



08-12-19 LEIGHTON WATKINS

Our thanks again to Leighton for another car load of donations for the dogs at Many Tears and to everyone who has helped him gather these items.  We are very grateful for your support.





 



07-12-19 KATHY WIMBLEDON

Huge thank you to Kathy Wimbledon for donating these adorable knitted bears! We are absolutely in love with them, they are so cute!








 



07-12-19 ANGE, TEASEL & IDA

A massive thank you to Ange, Teasel & Ida for raising a further £250 with the sale of their knitted and crochet animals! We are we grateful for all the time and effort you put in to creating your lovely animals.

 



04-12-19 BLANKETS OF ANIMALS

A big thank you to Blankets of Animals for their extremely kind donation of knitted blankets! These are very appreciated and will keep lots of our dogs nice and cosy over the coming weeks, especially those in the vets!

 



04-12-19 ALL HEARTS GLOBAL

A huge thank you to All Hearts Global and their founders Lucy Watson and Emma Naylor for choosing to support Many Tears with their first event!
Sylvia and her daughters attended the event in London with some of their dogs and some puppies from Many Tears and had a wonderful time. We are very grateful for their continued support!








 



3-11-19 RACHEL PRESCOTT AND THE DEVON AND CORNWALL POLICE

Huge thanks to Rachel Prescott, a dog handler with the Devon and Cornwall police who have collected together this amazing donation for the rescue.
Thank you so much for your support.



29-11-19 A THANK YOU FROM US ALL

Sylvia, Bill, the staff and the dogs and equines at Many Tears want to thank the Many Tears Support Group and the Bristol Buddies for the amazing amount raised at the two Christmas fairs held on 23rd November. Both the human and us animals cannot begin to tell you how Many Tears gives life and hope to so many and all with your enormous help it's impossible to put into words our gratitude to you all did  that fantastic day. The fayre in Llanelli raised £7,738 and the one in Bristol just under £3000 so it was a really good day
We also want to thank the Second-Hand Shop in Yateley, Surrey, Viv and Sash who hold Facebook auctions every month and Lyn who runs Lilly’s Lotto and there are so many others too.  The help and money they raise for us is wonderful and we are so very grateful to every one of them.  Please if not mentioned don’t feel we don’t appreciate you because we really do.
Love and admiration for you all from us all.
xxxxx



27-11-18 MANY TEARS CHRISTMAS FAYRE

The total raised by all the Many Tears Christmas fund raising activities including the fayre and party and excluding expenses was a wonderful £7,738. As usual there was a queue waiting for the doors to open at the fayre which is always a good sign and we are really delighted with the amount raised.  Thank you to Mandy Owens and the staff of Llannon Community Council who allowed us to hold the event in Tumble Hall and  to everyone who took part either by having a stall, donating something, coming to the fayre or taking part in some of the fund raising activities.



26-11-19 AUCTION

This month Viv and Sash have send the rescue £1,368.70 along with £337.00 towards the vet surgery making a total of £1,705.70.  These ladies work so hard for us and we are as always truly grateful not only to them but to everyone who donates and buys.  Thank you all.
 



26-11-19 TRACEY BROWN

Our thanks to Tracey Brown who brought a car full of donations for the rescue on Saturday.  We are extremely grateful for her kindness and support.











 



25-11-19 MAURICE HATTER FOUNDATION

Our huge thanks to  the Maurice Hatter Foundation for their £2,500 donation to Many Tears.  We are extremely grateful for their support.


 



24-11-19 MAUREEN DUNN

A big thank you to Maureen Dunn for her lovely donation to our Broken Heart Fimd in memory of Ollie and all her Westies that have crossed the Rainbow Bridge this Year.  We are very sorry for her loss and extremely grateful for her kindness and support.

 



24-11-19 JANICE AND SUE

We would like to say an enormous thank you to Jan and Sue East who have worked so hard handmaking the most beautiful items to sell for Many Tears. They have saved up money from things sold this year and Sylvia was absolutely delighted to receive a cheque for £1200 at our Christmas Fayre yesterday. Thank you so much for your continued support.



19-11-19 GILLIAN HUETT

A big thank you to Gillian Huett and her sister for another donations of food, bedding and treats etc...all which arrived at Many Tears yesterday. As always we are very grateful for the continued support.



16-11-19 HAYLEY MURRAY

Massive thanks to Hayley Murray who has given us an amazing donation of £800 in loving memory of her beloved dog Tilly. Tilly and Hayley had a fantastic bond and we all understand how tough it is when we lose a special companion and we are touched and grateful to Hayley for thinking of us at such a difficult time.



16-11-19 ACTON K9 CLUB

Bristol many tears Buddies would like to thank Iron Acton K9 club for their generous donation towards the MT new vet room fund. Thank you so much, we are very grateful for all your kindness and support



15-11-19 PAT AND DEB ADAMS KNITTED COATS

Many Tears are very grateful to Pat and Deb Adam's and furbabies Ollie, Summer and Kizzie for their very kind and beautifully knitted dog coats in all sizes. It's getting colder now so these will keep the doggies nice and warm. Hope your enjoy using your calendar and it has pride of place in your home. Thank you for being a wonderful supporter of MT



15-11-19 Thank you Sharon

Huge thanks to Sharon who came to see us and brought hand knitted hedgehogs amongst other wonderful things. We love them and our Charley is now feeling much warmer in her snazzy, cosy hat! Thank you so much for your continued support.



15-11-19 MT ONLINE FUNDRAISING PAGE

Massive thanks to Sarah and all the amazing people who run the  Many Tears Online Fundraising page on Facebook and all who have helped  them fundraise. Today they have sent the amazing sum of £2314.93 for Many Tears. They would like £500 to be dediated to the Gift of Sight fund, £500 to help us fund life saving heart operations and to sponsor kennels, with the excess funds helping us in our general funds.
Thank you so much for your continued support.



14-11-19 SECOND HAND SHOP, YATELY

Our thanks to the Friends of Many Tears Secondhand Shop in Yately who have sent to the rescue in June and September… £3,861.46 and £3,806.69 respectively.  We are so grateful for this!  A big thank you to everyone that continues to support Many Tears via the shop.  We really appreciate it.



13-11-19 TRACEY BROWN

Huge thanks to Tracey who has sent us lots of stationery for our busy office to use. Thank you so much Tracey, we are very grateful for your continued support.



13-11-19 HAPPY BIRTHDAY JOHN THOMAS

Today we had a wonderful visit from John Thomas who took donations for the rescue in lieu of birthday presents. Here he is handing over a lovely donation of £170 with gorgeous Murphy was Mt Lister, his darling boy. Thank you so much John and HAPPY BIRTHDAY!



12-11-19 PALLETLINE AND CAROL


We would like to say a huge thank you to Carl who adopted MT Coral back n March and arranged for a pallet delivery through the kindness of the lovely folk at Palletline. We are absoloutely delighted so grateful for all involved making this possible.



08-11-19 JACK WOLF

Massive thanks to the lovely folk at Jack Wolf who have sent us another pallet of their amazing raw dog food.  We are so grateful for their continued support.



06-11-19 SWANSEA CITY

We were delighted to see Swansea City captain Matt Grimes and team-mates Jake Bidwell, Tom Carroll and Barrie McKay come and spend some time working and helping with the dogs.  We hope they all had a lovely day and that we are so grateful to them for their support.
https://www.facebook.com/SwanseaCityFC/videos/697165727359170/?t=5



05-11-19 Rachel at the Rainford Village Hall

We would like to say a big thank you to Rachel who has allowed us to have a table at the Rainford Village Hall which or lovely friend Audrey and her team used to raise money for Many Tears. They have sent over a wonderful £92.00 which they have donated towards the Gift of Sight appeal. Thank you so much to everyone who helped.



04-11-2019 JOHN WALLISS

Our thanks again to John Walliss who held a couple of gigs last weekend and raised £240.00 for the dogs at Many Tears  We are sure everyone had a great time listening to his music and we are grateful for their donations and John's continued support.



02-11-19 VIV & SASH OCTOBER AUCTION

This month Viv and Sash have raised a wonderful £1302.15 in total for the dogs at Many Tears. A massive thank you to them both for all the hard work they do to make the auction a success every month.  As always we are very grateful to them and everyone who takes part but either donating items or buying them.



01-11-19 THE GREAT SOUTH RUN - PALEO RIDGE

Massive thanks to Ria and those at Paleo Ridge who have run the Great South Run and have raised an amazing £315 for Many Tears.  We are so grateful for all your continued support.



31-10-19 BEAUTIFUL JOE'S

Our thanks to Beautiful Joe's for yet another donation of their lovely treats for the dogs are Many Tears.  We are very grateful for their continued support and kindness.











 



30-10-19 TRENDSETTER INTERNATIONAL

A massive thank to to Amy at Trendsetter International for the huge donation of samples that will make fantastic  dog beds and help keep our dogs warm and comfortable at night.




 



30-10-19 FISH FOR DOGS

Our thanks to Fish For Dogs who sent us some lovely treats for our dogs.  As you can see these were very well recevied and the dogs were very keen to get the packets open!










 



26-10-19 Fun Dog Show, St Helens

Michelle from Splash and Shake did a fun dog show for MT.  She raised £937.  Thanks to her and her family that came to help and to Simon and Sue who helped Jan whilst Audrey helped Michelle. We hope you had a wonderful day, thank you for your continued support.



26-10-19 UPDATE



25-10-19 The Old Railway Line Nursery, Three Cocks

We would like to thank The Old Railway Line Nursery for inviting us to take part in their fundraising/awareness day.
A special thank you to Hugh (pet shop manager) Val, Bev Muir (who regularly stands with her collecting tin in all weather) and Beryl, also to Susan and Denise for overseeing our raffle. Not forgetting Daisy the newfoundland who is an ex Many Tears dog, everyone enjoyed guessing her weight and to Janice, my Many Tears Romanian foster dog who also came along.
Thank you to the companies and fellow stall holders for donating our prizes. We are so grateful for everyone's support and generosity.
We raised a grand sum of £232.70



22-10-19 KINGSMILL HOSPITAL ASEPTIC DEPARTMENT UNITS

We would like to thank the Kingsmill Hospital Aseptic Department Units for all their fundraising efforts. They recently held a guess the amuont of sweets in a jar and a scratch card lucky number game to win a bottle of gin which was very successful and raised a lovely £90. Thank you Gaynar for organising this and to all those involved.

 



21-10-19 JULIE LEWIS

Our thank to Julie Lewis for her very kind donation of three Halo microchip scanners.  These are a really appreciated as we never have enough! 

 



19-10-19 WESTIE FRIENDSHIP AND FUNDRAISING GROUP

Enormous thanks to Emmey and Linda and Everyone at Westie Friendship and Fundraising Page on Facebook who have sent us an amazing e-cheque for £900. We are so grateful to each and every person and dog that made this possible. Thank you for your continued support.



17-10-19 THANK YOU ALL OUR KNITTERS

Thank you to all who knit little blankets for our dogs. We use these when a dog's recovering from an operation as they need to be warm. This dog has just been spayed and will wake up warm all because of you all.
Thank you x





 



15-10-19 MERSEYSIDE BEAGLE CLUB

Enormous thanks to the Merseyside Beagle Club who have given us an amzing £400 donation.This was brought to us by Shirley who has been a great supporter for many years now. Thank you so much for your continued support.



14-10-19 AUDREY & JAN

Our thanks to Audrey and Jan who have held another tombola this time at an event in Rainford Village Hall.  They raised £63 for the Gift of Sight Fund and we are extremely grateful to them both as always,



13-10-129 STINKEYE


Our thanks to Stinkeye who held a 3 day event for Welsh Terriers at Craig-y-no’s Castleto raise funds for Many Tears.  About 50 Welsh Terriers and their owners took part in the event which included walks, talks, a fancy dress competition and a grand raffle and attendees also donated food which was delivered to the rescue along with £1000 raised by the proceeds. We hope everyone had a wonderful day and their kindness and generousity is very much appreciated.



10-10-19 Steph Bacon and Friends Of MT Forum Squares Game

Thank you to everyone who bought a number or numbers on the homemade treats square game that was on the Friends of Many Tears Forum last week.

£250.00 raised for the lovely doggies. There is currently peanut butter and sardine treats en-route to the winners. Also thank you to Jackie Robbins who won the year’s supply of treats as she has kindly asked that 5 out of the 6 bags a month goes to the dogs at the centre, so I will take those up each month for the dogs to enjoy!

Steph x



09-10-19 VIVIEN VARDY SMITH AND SASH BALL

Huge thanks to Vivien and Sash who have been selling jumpers and poppies for dogs. They have raised an amazing £131. Thank you so much to both of your for your continued support.



08-10-19 LEIGHTON WATKINS

Huge thank you to Leighton for all the amazing donations and wonderful cheque for £500 which was proceeds from his concert
Thank you to every one involved for your support, we are so grateful for everything you do for the dogs.



05-10-19 LLOYDS BANKING GROUP


Huge thanks to all those at the Lloyds Banking Group who have brought us a huge donation of lovely items for the dogs. We are so grateful for your support.



03-10-19 SEPTEMBER AUCTION

Our thanks to Viv and Sash who have sent us £859.55 from their September Auction as well as sending £423.80 to the Bristol Buddies for the items they auctioned for them towards our new vet room.  We are also grateful to everyone who took part by either donating items or buying them.



03-10-19 LYNN HANCOCK

Our thanks to Lynn Hancock who raised £50 by selling Many Tears Gift of Sight scratchcards at a barbecue.  Our thanks also goes to everyone who took part.

 



02-10-19 IRINA

A huge thank you to Irina who has come to stay in the cabin at Many Tears so she can groom our new arrivals who are in desperate needs of a bath and hair cut.  She is really doing some wonderful work with these worried dogs and making them feel so much better.  We are extremely grateful to her for doing this.



02-101-19 DOGGIE LOTTERY

Our thanks to everyone who voted for Many Tears in the September Doggie Lottery.  This month we recevied £73.06 and our thanks also to Jane Whittaker who runs this.

 



01-10-19 LIVE WIRES FLYBALL TEAM

Massive thanks to the Live Wires Flyball Team who recently held a raffle at a flyball competitionand chose us to receive the proceeds which was a fantastic £123.
Thank you so much to everyone who particpated. Live Wires Flyball has supported us for a while, recommending us and flying the flag for rescue dogs. We are so grateful for their continued support.

 



30-09-19 JOHN WALLIS

Another thank you to John Walliss who has sent £130 from a weekend of gigs.  These were held to  celebrate John having raised 4k this year which he has plits between Many Tears and another rescue.  We are very grateful to John and to those who donate at his gigs.



LINDA & GRAHAM GALLEY AND DEE TURNBULL

29-09-19 Our thanks to three lovely supporter who have raised some money for the rescue.  Dee donated some perfume which Linda sold on EBay for £60.00 and Linda's husband Graham collected unwanted wire which raised £80.84 as scrap. 



25-09-19 CHISWICK HOUSE DOG SHOW

A great total of £1,031 was raised at this year’s Chiswick House Dog Show.
Thanks go to Rosie Bartlett, Barbara Gibson, Anney Mahwinny and Janice Hawksley for helping out on the stall and to Jacqui and her daughters for baking cakes, Mel and her family for their very generous donation and their cakes and Eileen for her delicious cupcakes.  It was a fun day despite the rain and we met many MT       adopted dogs too.



22-09-19 LINDA GALLEY AND DEE TURNBULL

We would like to thank Linda and Dee for E-baying a bottle of perfume and getting £60.00 for it and sending the money to MTAR for the welfare of the dogs.



22-09-19 FRIENDS OF GRAHAM GALLEY

We would like to thank friends of Graham Galley for collecting unwanted wire which he has recycled and taken to the scrap metal dealer and received £80.84 for, which he has sent to Many Tears for the welfare of the Dogs



19-09-19 LAURA DOBB

Our thanks to Laura Dobb who ran a very successful scent and enrichment event for dogs and also raised £112.50 for Many Tears. We are very grateful to Laura and to everyone who took part and are sure you all had a wonderful day.



19-09-19 JENNIE LANE AND LIFE'S A STITCH

Jennie visited Many Tears with two huge boxes of knitted dog coats, hats and gloves which she has lovingly made, at her request all have all been sent to Bristol Buddies who are raising funds for a much needed vet room for Many Tears.
The gloves sewn on them have a teardrop which symbolises the name Many Tears.

Jennie also brought a cheque for £60 from a group called Life's a Stitch, thank you ladies.

Thank you to each and everyone of you, we so appreciate your support, so many dogs will benefit from your dedication.



19-09-19 LORRAINE HODSON

Lorraine is one of our regular volunteers.
Recently she has been fundraising and selling raffle tickets and has raised a massive £400.08 pence.
A huge thank you and keep up your good work, it is so appreciated by us all.



19-09-19 JAN FORSHAW AND JO GRANT

Many Tears rehome many dogs through getting dogs into foster homes throughout the country.
A huge thank you to Jan Forshaw and Jo Grant for taking dogs into foster 'up North' today, nine precious souls will be in homes tonight thanks to your commitment and kindness.



18-09-19 MUMBLES STREET COLLECTION


A huge thank-you to the people of Mumbles who showed so much interest in our dogs and ‘The Many Tears Story’ outside Verdi’s on Sunday, 15th Sept. Verdi’s kindly welcomed us with chairs, coffees and doggie-ice creams for which we were very grateful. We met a few ex-MTAR dogs on the day. Dog-lovers eating at Verdi’s introduced us to their adopted dogs from other rescue-centres, so nice to see so many practice ‘Adopt, Don’t Shop’. We had a very pleasant and relaxing collection, meeting hordes of generous people. We raised £260. Volunteers were: Quito, Jack, Gem, Dizzy & B’ati supported by Lorraine, David, Gee and Bob.
Thank-you everybody????
Cheryl Morgan-Veck”



15-09-19 JOHN WALLIS

Our thanks to John Wallis for the £110 donation he raised from a gig he held in Knowsley. We are very grateful both to John and to everyone who made a donation.


 



13-09-19 Eva Ross

We would like to say a big thank you to Eva Ross who has been collecting donations for us and has transferred a wonderful £220 today. We woulld like to thank both Eva and her clients who have made this possible.



10-09-19 HAMPTONS

A huge thank you to Hamptons and their customers for the car load of donations and £180 in donations which arrived at Many Tears today.  Hamptons have been supporters of Many Tears for many years and as always we were delighted and very grateful with everything they brought.



09-09-19 DONATIONS FROM AMAZON

Our thanks to everyone who has donated to us via our Amazon Wish List.  Unfortunately we cannot thank you all individually as we don't get any information from Amazon about who has donated so we hope you will see our thanks on here.  These donations help us more that you can ever realise and we are so very grateful to everyone who sends anything no matter how large or small.



09-08-19 NORTHWEST WESTIES UK

Our thanks to Northwest Westies UK who held their annual Party in The Park Event yesterday where they held a mini Dog Show and along with donations raised £61.00 for the dogs at Many Tears.  We hope everyone have a lovely day and are very grateful to all those who took part in the dog show and/or donated.



08-09-19 WAGS GROOMERS

A big thanks to the ladies from Wags Groomers for giving up their day to help our dogs look their best. Also for all the fantastic donations they brought including a wonderful £150.00 they had raised for us.





 



08-09-19 GILLIAN HUETT

Our thanks to Gillian Huett who along with her sister and friends plus a local pet shop regularly send bedding, food, treats, towels, washing up powder, disinfectant etc.  We are very grateful to all of them for this wonderful and regular support which helps us so much.



06-09-19 GRACE HOLIDAY COTTAGES

Grace Cottages    A massive thank you to Grace Holiday Cottages who have donated £7,449 to the rescue.  They raise this money every year by donating 10% of all the holidays booked one of their beautiful cottects to us.

Grace Holiday Cottages are very dog friendly cottages, in North Norfolk, the West Coast of Scotland, The Peak District and Snowdonia National Park. Dogs are part of the family, so always go free.10% of all booking goes to Many Tears. CLICK HERE to find out more.



06-09-19 MUTTS DOG SHOW, WORTHING

The sun shone and the lovely dogs and owners arrived for the Mutts Dog Show in Worthing. We held a tombola and had items to sell from donations from our friends on the Many Tears forum. A great team day together with Sue with Dottie, Jayne and Janice and we raised a wonderful £300. Thanks to everyone, great memories.
Glenda




 



05-09-19 FLASH AUCTION FOR LINTON AND LOXLEY

We would like to say a massive thank you to Viv and Sash who recently organised a special flash auction for Linton and Loxley on The Many Tears Awaress Auction Page on Facebook to raise money to fund their caridiology bills. The auction raised a fantastic £1425.97!!  We are so grateful to everyone who donated, made bids and of course to Viv and Sash who made it possible.



02-09-19 JULIE FORRESTER

Our thanks to Julie Forrester who raised £1,400 at the afternoon tea and cakes party she held on Sunday 1st September.  This is becoming an annual event and Julie held a great raffle and tombola and the sun shone which made it a lovely day for everyone. Lots of people came to help Julie support  us and we are extremely grateful for their kindness and support.



02-09-19 OUR AMAZON DONATORS

We recevied a lot of donations of food and other items via our Amazon Wish List.  However we rarely get any information about who the donators are so we are unable to send a personal thank you.  Hopefully those who have donated will see this thank you as without their help and kindness we would really struggle so thank you all very much.



02-09-19 THE DOGGY LOTTERY

Our thanks to Jane Whittaker who runs the Doggy Lottery and to the 103 people who voted for Many Tears which resulted in us getting £76.71 for the dogs at Many Tears.  As always we are grateful to Jane for her hard work in running the lottery and to everyone who takes part.



31-08-19 SANDRA AND KELVIN

 
Huge thanks to Sandra and Kelvin from Cefneithin regularly visit us with a vehicle full of essential supplies for the dogs and for use in the kennels.
We are all so appreciative of your kindness, thank you.



30-08-19Animal Doctors in Clydach, Swansea

We would like to say a heartfelt thanks The Animal Doctors Vets in Clydach, Swansea who have arranged an appeal for food to donate to the rescue and have donated bedding to us.
We are so grateful for all the vets clients and of course the vets for all their support.



30-08-19 MUCKI MUTZ DOG WEAR


We would like to say an enormous thank you to Mucki Mutz Dog Wear for sending some amazing coats for our scared cockapoos. Thank you so much for your support.



29-08-19 AUGUST AUCTION

Viv and Sash's August Auction raised a wonderful £1475.00.  They have asked for this to be devided as follows:
Many Tears General Fund £1080.00
MT Vet Room £395.00
Another really successful auction and again a big thank you not only to Viv and Sash but to all who donate, bid and send extra and donations, each month the results are amazing.
 



29-08-19 GILL LEACH


Our most sincere thanks to Gill for her continued support.  Gill has been very busy with her knitting machine making the most wonderful items for us to sell in order to raise much needed funds for our rescue dogs.  Here are some photos of some of the items (I especially loved the mice and the soldiers).  We so appreciate your dedication to the dogs in rescue and apologise for the delay in acknowledgement.



27-08-19 THE RISING SUN, LACOCK

Our thanks to Heather and Mark who run the Rising Sun pub at Lacock and organised a Dog Pawty on Bank Holiday Monday. They raised £341 for Many Tears and we are so grateful to everyone who took part and hope they and the dogs had a great pawty!



26-08-19 JOHN WALLIS

Yet another lovely donation from John Wallis for a gig he held in Stockport.  This one raised £90 and we are very grateful to John and to everyone who donated.


 



25-08-19 PICKALLI BOUTIQUE

Massive thanks to Leah Davies at the Pickalili Boutique who has been fundraising for us. She has brought us a fantastic donation of £150 and a car full of goodies for the dogs. Heartfelt thanks to Leah and all her lovely customers that helped her.

 



FILEY BEACH WESTIE WALKERS

Enormous thanks to all of the Filey Beach Westie Walkers who have responded to our desperate pleas for donations of dog food. Maureen and her amazing group have sent over a wonderful delivery of both dry and wet food via our wishlist.  Thank you so much to everyone who donated, we are very grateful.



23-08-19 SWANSEA STREET COLLECTION


Lorraine, Gem, Dizzy & B’ati and I were overwhelmed by the response from the Swansea City Shoppers on Saturday, 17 August. It was one of the best atmospheres we’ve ever experienced on a collection. Considering it was just us of 5, until Oonagh Smith joined us toward the end with her dogs, we collected £457!  Lorraine also sold £50 in raffle tickets too.  We met the loveliest people, who literally overwhelmed us with their enthusiasm for dogs and Many Tears.  I always say it ......Swansea Rocks! Cheryl



23-08-19 PAULA AND ANNE

Huge thanks to Paula Williams and Anne Morgan for their wonderful donation of £200. We are so grateful for their support



23-08-19 MITEKA


Thank you to the lovely vet Miteka who gave up three days to spay for us.



23-08-19 JO WALKER

Our thanks to Jo Walker who held a swisher party and raised £125 for the dogs at Many Tears.  We are very grateful to everyone who took part and hope you all went home with some lovely "swished" items!
 



22-08-19 HEATHER, JULIA AND JEAN


Thank you to Heather Pickett, Julia Haskell and Jean Perrett for collecting bedding for the dogs. These ladies and Mr Pickett regularly meet the foster van with a camper van and three cars filled with duvets, blankets and towels.
We are all so grateful to you all and for the generosity of everyone donating bedding for our dogs.
Thank you also to Julia for the regular supply of many used postage stamps which are sold to stamp dealers, funds raised contribute to the running of the rescue.
 



22-08-20 TONI AND OLIVER GEORGE

A huge thank you to Toni and Oliver George who once again returned to Many Tears where they worked very hard during their stay, bathing, grooming, sitting with nervous dogs and walking miles to enable our energetic dogs to expend their energy. We are all so very grateful for the donations you brought, (your transit van was full to bursting) the dogs certainly benefited from your kindness and the staff say thank you for the treats that you left us. We hope to see you both again soon.

 

 

 



19-08-19 ANGELA RAWLINSON

Our thanks to Angela Rawlinson for her donation of £100 which she raised from the sale of the little woolly animals she makes.


 



18-08-19 EDEN TAYLOR

A massive thank you to Eden Taylor for creating this short film not only to raise awareness about Many Tears and the many beautiful dogs we have looking for their forever homes, but also to highlight the positive impact a rescue dog can have on your life.

 

 



18-08-19 BERYL OUR CARD MAKER

Our thanks to Beryl our lovely card making lady.  Beryl very kindly donates hand made thank you which we send to those people who fund raise for the rescue and give us an address.  The cards are beautiful and we are very grateful to Beryl for supllying this.



15-08-19 WE LOVE OUR DOODLES



We have a ‘Doodle’ group called ‘We Love Our Doodles’ on Facebook and we have raised £180 for Many Tears, a pound from every group bandana that was sold. We have some Many Tears dogs on our group and seen first hand the tremendous work that you do.



13-08-19 PAULINE THOMAS

Huge thanks to Pauline Thomas who recently did a Boot Fair to raise money for Many Tears Rescue  raising a total of £85.00! Her Many Tears puppy Shipley (Now Finley and  4 years old) has just won into grade 5 Agility and Pauline is so proud of him .... as are we! Well done Finley and thank you so much Pauline.



11-08-19 AUDREY, JAN & CHRIS

A huge thank you to Audrey, Jan and Chris who regularly hold tombolas stalls throughout the year at a variety of events to raise funds for the Gift of Sight.  We are very grateful to them for all the hard work they put in every year.  Their contricution has really helped us to enable many our dogs see again. 



08-03-19 LITTLEHAMPTON DOG TRAINING CLUB & EAST PRESTON SUMMER SHOW

Thank you to Littlehampton Dog Training Club and East Preston Summer Show for letting us join in with a tombola and doggy items to sell. Thanks to, Sue, Jayne, Mary and Jenny who all joined in meeting and talking to the lovely local people who helped us raise £180. Such a great Many Tears team that are doing it all again very soon.
Glenda.



06-08-19 MANY TEARS DOG SHOW & OPEN DAY





This years Many Tears Dog Show and Open Day was another huge success. Although some expenses will need to be deducted we took a wonderful £7,177.43 on the day and are so grateful to everyone who helped us with this, especially at these difficult times with so many dogs needing costly specialist care.

My thanks to the supporters who helped us organise the event who never want to be named but who worked so hard to make it a success, and to all the stall holders and volunteers (some travelling a long way to be with us) who donated their time to run superb stalls. These are

Sarah, Jane and Maria - Cakes
Caroline, Gail, Jacky, Jess and April - Sandwiches and hand crafted dog merchandise
Wendy, Chelsea and Joyce - Make Me An Offer
Rosey & Ellie - Ice creams
Kirsty, Caroline, Maisie and Shelby - MT Merchandise
Susan, Stuart, Steph, Janice and Ros - Hot Food
Julie Forrester & friend - Box Tombola
Adrienne, Eloise, Nick and myself - Tombola
Claire, Louise and Tony Barret - Mugs & Candles
Roger & Clair  - Cymru Pet Supplies
Chantel - Books
Jane - Dog Bows and other items
Crystabel Photography
Abigail, Elke, Cathy, Kelly and Kim - Booking In Dog Classes
Rhys, Luke and Amelie - Scurry
Linda and Graham - Hand Crafted Items
Kate - Fused Glass Jewellery
Bob - Temptation Alley
Coral - Face Painting
Sue and Ros - Wooden Items
Paula - Fused Glass Items
Oonagh - Dog Beds and Plants

I would also like to sincerely thank the businesses who helped us including:
Bar and Catering Supplies of Manselton, Swansea who kindly provided the fuel to ensure that barbecue was kept running on full throughout the day
Rees Sounds for the donation of a great tannoy for the day.
Emerald Vets for sponsoring the trophies this year
Tussie Mussie Flowers, Haverfordwest who donated beautiful bouquets for our guest judges.

My gratitude to our judges this year who were Welsh rugby star Ross Moriarty, actor Liam Fox and Jojo Entwistle who had the very difficult challenge of judging our fun dog show and found it immensely difficult to pick amongst all the beautiful dogs in their classes. Liam and Jojo also acted as our commentators and DJs and did a fantastic job at announcing classes, making show announcements, providing general entertainment and acting as DJs playing great music which was so well received by al.  They chose great songs for musical sits was a huge success enjoyed by all and the decision between the final two dogs was a very close run thing.

Thanks also to the team of car park attendants from Admiral Group who did a marvellous job and got everyone parked quickly which was invaluable. My thanks also goes to my staff who came and ran stalls on their days off and to everyone who entered the dogs in the classes and took part in the scurry and temptation alley which gave the dogs a chance to let of steam and Caerphilly and District Agility Team who once again put on wonderful agility demonstrations which were very entertaining to watch and also gave people the chance for their dogs to have a go at agility.

Finally thank you to all our visitors who came to have a wonderful fun day out and support the rescue, many of whom brought their dogs - it was truly wonderful to see them groomed, glowing with health and happy with their proud owners - at the end of the day, it's what its all about!

A big THANK YOU to every one of you.
Sylvia xx



05-08-19 JOHN WALLIS

Our thanks gain to John Walliss who has sent £110 from donations raised  from a gig he held in Sproston.  We are very grateful to John for his support.
 



01-08-19 ALISON PARKER

A huge thank you to Alison Parker for the donation/collection of food and essential supplies of bleach and washing up liquid for use in the kennels. We would struggle to function without everyone's kindness and dedication to the dogs.



 



29-07-19 LEIGHTON

Once again a huge thank you to Leighton who has again arrived at Many Tears loaded with donations for the dogs. This includes thing like food, beds, toys and so much more and we are so grateful to Leighton for his ongoing support.






 



29-07-19 JOHN BROOKES

Our thank to John Brookes who raised £165 by doing the iron man challenge. Sadly John was unable to complete the challenge following a shoulder injury he suffered during the 2.5 miles swim.  Despite his best efforts to continue he was unable to finish the bike ride but we really appreciate all the effort and training he put in this event and are very gratefu to him for raising funds for Many Tears.



27-07-19 JULY AUCTION

This month Viv and Sash have raised  £1,432.00 from their Facebook Auction page for the dogs at MT and have also sent £536.50 towards the new Many Tears Vet Room making a wonderful total of £1968.50 We would like to say a big thank you for Sue Dowrick for the Air Hub holiday she so kindly donated and as always a big thank you to every one who donated, bid and send extra again and of course Viv and Sash who work so hard to make the auction such a success every month.



24-07-19 THE BRISTOL BUDDIES



23-07-19 WENDY WHITING

Our thanks to Wendy Whiting who did a sponsored walk at East Leake Carnival and raised £462 for Many Tears. We are very grateful to Wendy for her support and to everyone who sponsored her.

 



22-07-19 ARDINGLY AGILITY SHOW

Our thanks to everyone who turned up to help Sylvia at the Ardingly Agility Show.  We raised £3,777.45 and Sylvia is so grateful for your support in setting up and running the stall.  We must also thank all the people who made it possible for us to be there and to the showground for giving us a free pitch!



19-07-19 BEAUTIFUL JOES


Enormous thanks to the amazing folks at Beautiful Joes who have again sent us yummy treats for the dogs.
Beautiful Joes has supported us for many years and have a campaign where when a customer buys a bag of treats they will donate a bag to the rescue of your choice.
We are very grateful for all the customers who chose Many Tears to benefit from this and to Beautiful Joes for being so kind and always sending some extras too! Here are some photos of the dogs enjoying them.



19-07-19 MARTIN SAUNDERS


Martin Saunders popped in to the Rescue this morning to deliver a special donation. He'd driven for 3 hours to stop by and meet the team, see the rescue and share the news of how he will be fundraising for us. He organises group walks in the New Forest and Dorset area and all monies collected are saved as a donation to Many Tears! https://www.meetup.com/Three-Counties-Walking-and-Social-Group/
This trip Martin dropped off a very much appreciated £400! It's not the first time Martin has helped our dogs in need, funds that Martin has donated in the past have gone towards some desperately needed cataracts treatments and we're sure this will latest donation will help with further medical costs of other needy dogs. Many thanks once again from all of us at Many tears.



19-07-19 SECOND HAND SHOP

Massive thanks to the Friends of Many Tears Secondhand Shop in Yately who have sent an amazing £3,861.46 to the rescue this month.  We are so grateful for this as we have so many finncial worries right now.  A huge thank you to everyone that continues to support Many Tears via the shop.... the customers, volunteers and all those responsible for making it a fantastic success  We really appreciate it.

 

 



16-07-19 IMOGEN AND ELODIE

Massive thanks to Imogen and Elodie. both age 7, who have just had a table top toy and cake sale on Imogens street and raised over £70 for Many Tears. They came up with the idea, made the poster and cakes, found all of the items to sell and did an advertising campaign around their school and local roads.
Imogen has been driven to raise money for the rescue since grandad got both of his dogs from Many Tears last year. She did a speech to her school last week as well explaining all about Many Tears and won the competition for that speech. She is really passionate about helping.
Thank you so much girls, we think you are AMAZING!



16-07-19 NATALIE MARKS

Our thanks to Natalie Marks who is a groomer and held a stall at a fate in June clipping dogs nails.  She  raised £55 for the dogs at Many Tears and we are very grateful to her for her support.



16-07-19 ANGELA RAWLINSON

Our thankS to Angela Rawlinson who sold some of her crocheted/knitted items and raised £100 for Many Tears. The picture is of Ida (MT Diana) whom Angela adopted from us in December 2017.









 



14-07-19 JULIE NEATHEY

Our thanks to Julie Neath for her lovely donation of knitted blankets for our dogs.  They are going to love being able to lay on something soft, warm and comfortable probably for the first time in many of their lives.



14-07-19 JOHN WALLIS

Our thanks to John Wallis for holding another successful gig on Bebbington and raising £110 for the dogs at Many Tears.  We hope everyone had a lovely evening and thank you to John for his support and to everyone who donated.
 



09-07-19 Mayor and Mayoress of Walsall


We would like to say a huge thank you to the Mayor and Mayoress of Walsall, Paul and Chris Bott who have chosen Many Tears as one of their nominated fundraising causes this year. Throughout the Mayors term in office they fundraise tirelessly and will be raising money for both us and the Samaritans Walsall.
We are very proud and grateful to be considered and to have such wonderful support.



07-07-19 PENNY PETERS

Our thanks to Penny Peters who organised a Fun Dog Show on 30th June and raised a wonderful£501.00 for Many Tears.  Although it was very hot there was a good turnout and we are also grateful to everyone who took part.



06-07-19 Rub A Dub Dub...

Thanks for the grub!

We recently put out a desperate plea for dog food and our friends and supporters so kindly provided it. With so many dogs here our food bill and requirements are vast. We are so grateful for every tin of food and every piece of dry kibble that we are donated to feed the hungry tummies of our dogs here. Thank you so much for donating.



05-07-19 DAKARIS TEDDY


Today we received a lovely teddy bear for Dakari in the post. We could not read who had sent it so wanted to show these photos in the hope that the person who sent it can see just how much she loves her new teddy friend. Thank you so much for thinking of this sweet little dog.

 



03-07-19 HELEN THOMAS

Our thanks to Helen Thomas who raised £160 from doing a cake stall in Tenby.  We are very grateful to her for doing this and to everyone who bought cakes to raise money for the rescue.

 



03-07-19 THE DOGGY LOTTERY

Our thanks to the 85 people who voted for Many Tears on the Doggy Lottery run by Jane Whittaker which raised £60.27 for the dogs.  We are very grateful for your support and hope we get lots of votes for next months draw!

 



29-06-19 IRIS FRANKLIN

We would like to thank Iris Franklin for her continued support for the Rescue and for the £50.00 donation we have just received. We are very grateful to Iris for her support.



28-06-19 Many Tears Awareness Auctions on Facebook

Massive thanks to Viv and Sandra again for their tireless efforts organising the online Facebook Auctions.

This month an amazing £1480.00  was raised! We are very grateful to every one who has donated and placed bids and sent extra it really is appreciated and that is how we get these amazing results, thank you ever one who is involved with the auction we make a wonderdul team and helping so many resuce dogs.



27-06-19 DENISE TEMPLETON

We would like to say a huge thank you to Denise Templeton who asked recently for donations to Many Tears instead of gifts for her birthday this year. She has forwarded a wonderful £100 which we are very grateful for. We do hope you had a lovely birthday Denise.



27-06-19 BEV MUIR AND MARGARET

Huge thanks to our amazing friends and supporters Bev and Margaret, who have raised a wonderful £190 from a craft fair. Thank you so much for your continued support ladies.



27-06-19 The late Mary Elizabeth Stuckey

We would like to gratefully acknowledge receipt of £1,000 which has been donated to us from the estate of the late Mary Eizabeth Stuckey via her solicitors. We are very grateful for this donation and express our condolences and warm wishes to the family at this sad time.



26-06-19 Thank you from Sylvia

Yesterday having had a very long journey collecting dogs from all over Ireland, 29 of which were passported from the South, I decided to take the early boat home. This however, meant a longer drive on the other end for us from port to the rescue but still brought me home earlier meaning the dogs were on the van for less time.
My co-driver and writer Kelly was, as always magnificent, and despite when loading dogs getting covered in shot anal glands and much more, she remained happy, helpful and smiling throughout, despite the fact that the pair of us stank!
On arrival home at 2am this morning, a HUGE amount of staff turned up voluntarily to help unload these new arrivals and settle them in to their new kennels.  I have never run a rescue with more dedicated dog lovers than these guys. They all help me stay strong and you all help me go on saving lives.
THANK YOU you're all amazing.!!!!!



24-06-19 TOWY VINTAGE CAR CLUB

Our thanks to Sammy-Jo Morgan and Steffani Masters of Towy Valley Vintage Car Club for their kind donation of £250 for the dogs at Many Tears.






 



22-06-19 PETER CROCKER JACQUES

Our thanks to Peter Crocker Jaques, Field Manager of Hermes who came to visit us today and brough a cheque of £100.  We are very grateful.











 



21-06-19 CLAIRE & TERRY SLEIGH



20-06-19 NICKY DEAKIN & DOUGIE

Our thanks to Nicky Deakin and her dog Dougie (MT Falcon) who had a great fun day doing some film work for a CBBC TV programme called 'Operation Ouch!'. 
Nicky very kindly asked the production company, Maverick TV, made a £100 donation to Many Tears Animal Rescue rather than take a fee.  We are so grateful to both Nicky and Dougie and look forward to seeing Dougie on TV in September!



20-06-19 EAST PRESTON VILLAGE DOG SHOW

The rain came down as we set up but soon after it cleared and the dogs and owners arrived. I would like to thank the organisers for giving us a free stall again and of course all the people that came to chat and buy. We raised much awareness as well as £275.80 for the rescue dogs. Sue and husband David, Jayne, Katie and our son John were all wonderful as part of the Many Tears team as well as the people that gave donations for the stall.
Thank you
Glenda.



17-06-19 SOMERSET CAMPING WEEKEND

Thank you so much for the £415 raised at the Friends of Many Tears Camping Weekend organized by Linda and Graham Galley, who would like to thank Gary Whitehead and Julie Sheldon for their tireless hard work in the run up and during the weekend, Trevor and Olwyn Barker who hand made some wonderful doggie lead plaques and helped run the Café, Jane Gauntlet who brought some lovely doggie coats and beds to sell and all the other wonderful donation brought up on the day, including 3 boxes of sardines for the dogs at Many Tears. Also without all the good people who attended and brought many items it would not have been the great success it was, thank you all for coming.



16-06-19 OUR LOVELY SCOTTISH LADIES

A massive thank you to our 4 lovely Scottish ladies Betty, Jenny, Anne and Margaret for all the amazing work they have done volunteering the last few days.  These ladies visit us for a few days every year to volunteer and we love to see them.
This year they also brought a much appreciated donation of £300 and we are really grateful for their kindness and support.




 



15-06-19 FILEY BEACH WESTIE WALKERS

On Sunday 9th June, 201 Westies and 15 ‘Honorary Westies’ (ie non-Westies) descended on the seaside town of Filey in North Yorkshire for one of the twice yearly Westie Walks (held in June and October).
Westie owners come from all over the UK with many who are not local staying for the weekend/following week. Funds are raised for various organisations including Many Tears. The walks are organised by Maureen McGuinness Dunn and her wonderful Admin Team who make these walks possible and through the group, Westie and Honorary Westies have met lifelong friends who they meet up with at every walk.
The money raised at the walk is split between various animal charities and they sponsor 4 Many Tears kennels every year. After the walk, there are fundraising stalls which include a tombola (one for dogs, another for humans), a cake raffle etc. Fiona Lindley, a Many Tears fosterer, organises a fun dog show for her ex-foster Westies with a gift for all entrants and cups and hampers for the winners.
The winners of the June dog show were: 1st: Grace ( MT Limbo) 2nd: Molly (MT Molly) 3rd: Cassy (MT Shady Lady)
The walks are twice a year and the next walk is on Sunday October 13th where yet again, Filey will be invaded by a sea of white fur!



10-06-19 THANK YOU FROM SYLVIA

This is a huge thank you to Emma and Isla, Bliss and wonderful Joyce, super strong and cheerful Rhys and wonderful Chelsea who all made up the team at Newbury and enabled us to raise £3,836.91.  It’s been a long hard hard slog scrimping and saving all we can to have things to sell at the show. Thank You also Thames Agility for giving us a free stand and all the wonderful agility people who love and train their fantastic dogs (many of which are Many Tears dogs)  so well.
I could not do this without you all.
Sylvia x



09-06-19 SHARON TAUBENHEIM

A belated thank you to Sharon Taubenheim who held a dog themed quiz night in Leonard Stanley Village Hall to raise funds for Many Tears.   Sharon served 10 different hot pasta dishes which we are sure were enjoyed by everyone and the evening rose in excess of £800.  We are very grateful to everyone who took part and apologise for the late thanks.



08-06-19 HONEY THE DOG

Huge thanks to Honey, the 6 yr old dog who, with help from her Mum has made a generous donation towards the cost of Prudences cruciate operation. Honey herself had her agility days cut short when she was diagnosed with hip dysplacia at the tender age of 18months. She had both hips operated on and is now the most happy dog her Mum could wish for.  Thank you so much Honey for your kindness and we sent you lots of tummy tickles and thanks from Prudence.



07-06-19 KAT DUNCAN


Massive thanks to the lovely veterinary surgeon Kat Duncan who came to volunteer with us this week. Kat has been amazing, helping the dogs and giving out some great advice. Her cheerful, positive character has helped to keep us all smiling. Thank you so much for your time and dedication!



25-05-19 Anonymous donation

Huge thanks to the person who has sent us some tins of Chappie and dog coats. We cannot find a return name and address to send you a thanks but we are very grateful for all your support.



04-02-19 SARAH BULLINGHAM

A big thank you to Sarah Bullingham who bought 4 lovely dog beds from the Bristol Many Tears Buddiesd and asked for them to be sent to the dogs at the rescue. The picture shows the four beds being put on our foster run van to be transported back to the rescue.  Thank you to everyone involved but especially Sarah for her generousity.



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