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Dog walking at Tia rescue

Dog Walking The kennels will be open for dog walking from 10 to 1 daily. The farm is closed Thursdays except during school holidays, but the cafe remains open. Dog walking may be restricted for larger groups or during heat or icy conditions. Please do not be offended,...

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Koda bear update

Koda bear update. He's really settled in now - he's such a good boy! He loves cuddles if you so stroking him he asks for more and takes every opportunity to get his head in your lap for a love. He is much calmer these days - he doesn't really react to any other dogs,...

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Wire Garden Sculpture Workshop

We will be running a Wire Garden Sculpture Workshop at Tia, on Thursday 19th September, 10am - 4pm. Cost per person £70, to include light lunch.  Booking essential by contacting Tia Rescue on 01302 772935. Payment required at time of booking.  Using simple tools and...

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Tia Summer Fair and Dog Show 25th Aug

Anyone wanting a stall at our Summer Fair please return their booking form and payment by Sunday 18th August.  We would appreciate help manning the Tia stalls on the day. Please let Janice know by email if you can help - thesimmonds@yahoo.com. We would also be really...

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Weekly Update Tia Rescue

Weekly Update. Well, it's been as crazy as ever. Five ponies have gone out. Fez, Rue and Scooby to H&H Equestrian...they actually supply unicorns if you fancy a pony party at home. Check them out, they are on Facebook. We have had 7 beautiful greyhounds go out to...

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Summer Shows

We've been invited to have stalls at the following events and would appreciate it if supporters could either come along with their dogs or offer to help man the stalls on the day. Sun 21st July - Crowle Agricultural Show 8am - 6pm. Venue - TC Brears Field, Godnow Rd...

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Coffee Morning Meltham Huddersfield

On Sat 20th July, Avril will be holding her annual Coffee Morning in aid of Tia Rescue at The Church Hall, Green End Road, Meltham, Huddersfield, 9.30am to 12.30pm. Entry is £1, which includes tea/coffee and biscuits. There will be plant and cake stalls, and a tombola and raffle. Avril has been organising these events for years, and always puts on a good do, so please come along.

Also in the Huddersfield area, we will be having a stall both days at the Colne Valley Garden Centre, Golcar, at their Animal and Charity Weekend, 10th and 11th Aug.

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Places Still Available

We still have some places left on the Dog First Aid Course (18th July) https://www.tia-rescue.org/canine-first- aid-course/ and Yoga Course (15th July - 19th Aug) https://www.tia-rescue.org/yoga-at-tia-rescue/  

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Busy Weekend 6th/7th July

Our fundraisers have a busy weekend coming up. On Saturday 6th July, there will be Tia stalls at Rossington Gala, Rossington Miner’s Welfare, and also at Mattersey Primary School Fair (11am to 4pm), where Dandy and Beano will be in attendance. On Sunday 7th July, we...

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Weekly Update. Tia Rescue

Weekly Update. We have had another good week on the homing front, 3 ponies, Romulos, Poppy and the lovely old Angel... Pitt a beautiful black greyhound boy has gone to his new home too. We have a couple more greyhounds reserved. We lost one of the ducklings, probably...

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Fused Glass Workshop

We will be holding a Fused Glass Workshop at Tia on Thursday 3rd October. During a two hour workshop, you will be shown the basics of fused glass to make a tea light holder. It is a hands on workshop, and no experience is necessary. A great experience for anyone...

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Ey Up 2020 venue

The Ey Up 2020 team have spent the past couple of weekends standing in fields, in the rain, armed with a notepad, trundle wheel and a calculator, assessing available space, facilities, accessibility...the list goes on, but we've reached a decision, and we're thrilled...

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Weekly Update from Tia Rescue

Another normal week at Tia. 3 new greyhounds brought in by a trainer and another unexpected black boy that turned up in the yard with his owner. Never mind the waiting list, I only have about 60 waiting to come in. Jaeda found her new home. Good luck girl. Kenneth the...

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Ingleton Thanks

We would like to thank everyone who helped to make the Tia Jumble Sale at Ingleton such a success yesterday by organising, donating jumble, cakes, prizes, manning the stalls, those who came along to buy, and the dogs who represented Tia so well. £675 was raised and is...

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Tia At School

We will be at the following school fairs with a Tia stall, plus Dandy and Beano: Thurs 27th June - Haxey Primary School Fair 2.45 - 4.30pm approx. Fri 28th June - Southfield Primary School (Armthorpe) School Fair - 12.45 - 3pm approx. Sat 6th July - Mattersey Primary...

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Weekly Update.

Weekly Update. Well, this week hasn't been too bad. Lachlan came back from a home, on Tuesday and was pleased to be back. Some just are. He will have to go with a greyhound girl next time. Wednesday morning we found one of the stallions we were looking after dead in...

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Canine First Aid Course

If you missed it the first time round, or would just like to come again, the next Dog First Aid Course will be held on Thursday 18th July, in the café at Tia Rescue, 11am - 1.30pm approx.  Cost per person is £20, to include refreshments.  To book please contact Tia on...

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A blast from the past at Tia Rescue

A blast from the past Prior to moving to Mill Race farm Tia Rescue lived in the remote Yorkshire Hills Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire They had a proper snow [video width="960" height="540"...

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Tia Rescue weekly update

Weekly Update. The beginning of the week brought us Lenny, Harvey and Faith. 3 beautiful greyhounds from the track at Doncaster. Wednesday we had to take Patsy and Reggie to the Oakham equine hospital. Patsy came to us last year after being dumped as a baby and had...

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Yoga at Tia Rescue

VINYASA FLOW YOGA* Monday’s 6 pm – 7 pm at Tia Rescue. Starting Monday 15th July 2019 – Monday 19th August 2019, £5.00 per class (£30 for the whole course) - all proceeds to Tia Rescue Ease yourself into the week and join us for a soothing Vinyasa Flow yoga practice....

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June Events

There are still a few places left on the Adult Shire Horse Experience on Sat 22nd June, 11am to 4pm. Open to anyone over the age of 16. Cost per person £35, to include lunch and refreshments.  Contact Tia Rescue on 01302 772935 to book your place (payment required at...

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SPECIAL APPEAL FOR STANTON. Needs a home

Stanton has a heart condition and will be on medication for the rest of his life. He really needs to find a sofa. Tia Rescue will meet his vet bills, contact Deb if you can help. Please share, let's get Stanton a home

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Help Needed in the Cafe

Can anyone please help in the café on the following days / times? Mon 27th - 11am - 3pm approx. Tues 28th May - 11am - 3pm approx. Fri 31st May - 11am - 3pm approx. People just need to go to Tia if they're happy to help.

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Greyhound Experience Places Still Available

Still a few places left on the Greyhound Experience Day, Thurs 30th May, 10.30am to 12.30pm. £10 per child, to include refreshments. Help walk and groom the greyhounds, find out more about how to care and look after these beautiful dogs All children must be...

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Horses needing adopting at Tia Rescue

Our first Horse rehoming day is nearly here. Visit Tia Rescue this Saturday, May 25th 11 to 3. Lots of ponies need homes to allow Tia Rescue to continue our mission of helping more. Come along, see what we do and please help if you can. Please share

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Poppy will be at Tia Rescue Horse adoption day

Poppy. waiting to see you at this month's Tia Rescue Horse adoption day. See her on Saturday 25th 11 am to 3 pm. Make a difference to the life of a rescue pony, Perhaps donate towards the care and recovery of our animals.

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Plant Sale

We've had a fantastic response to our request for plants to sell this weekend, so much so that we'll be selling them again next weekend from 10am - 2pm each day.

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Monthly Rehoming days for our Ponies.At Tia Rescue

A selection of horses for adoption at our open day next Saturday 25th May 2019. Monthly Rehoming days for our Ponies. Last Saturday in every month. The first one is the 25th of this month. We will have a selection of the ponies in for people to view between 11 am and...

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Tia Cafe

Since the early days of our move to Mill Race we've run a cafe at Tia. Despite our efforts the cafe's been running at a loss all this time, and it's money that really needs to be spent on the welfare of the animals at Tia. We still want people to come and enjoy the...

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Tia Summer Show 25th Aug

We are now taking bookings for the Summer Fair on Sunday 25th August, 11am - 4pm. All stalls will be outside and will cost £20 for a 3m x 3m pitch - stall holders need to bring their own gazebo / shelter, tables and chairs.  Contact Janice by email -...

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Fundraising and Awareness Events

We are fundraising at the following: Pets At Home, Centurian Retail Park, Doncaster.  Tia Rescue is the chosen charity of this PAH store for 2019; from 17th May - 14th June as part of the 'Fill Hungry Tummies' campaign by PAH, volunteers will be in the store talking...

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Run Free Danni

Danni Our Big gorgeous boy passed today He lived his life of Sanctuary and love in the house at Tia, he had access to sunshine on his back and a loving hand on his shoulder. He will be forever missed

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Ingleton Jumble Sale for Tia Rescue

Following the success of last year’s jumble sale in Ingleton in aid of Tia Rescue, we are holding it again this year on Sat June 22nd. It is organised and run by a group of local Ingleton ladies, with help from any Tia supporters that can make it. There will be the...

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Jet and her seven Pups

Jet has been diagnosed with a mammary tumour. Her treatment will be paid for in full by Tia Rescue. Can we get her in a home soonest, she needs a long rest. Her pups will be ready to go soon. To adopt visit Tia Rescue and speak to Deb

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Tia at Knaresborough Pet Day – Bank Holiday Monday

Tia Rescue will be at Knaresborough Pet Day on Bank Holiday Monday (6th May). We are running a fundraising stall at the dog show in the grounds of Knaresborough House. The forecast is dry but cool. Come along and visit us, and maybe enter your Tia dog in the show. The...

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Big lad Stanton

STANTON 6 years old today Like so many, he paid his dues running in circles for others. He has been diagnosed with a lifelong heart condition, this will need medication and veterinary supervision for the rest of his life. At Tia Rescue, he will get that. Perhaps...

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Greyhound Experience Day 30th May

10.30am - 12.30pm, £10 per child, to include refreshments. Help walk and groom the greyhounds, find out more about how to care and look after these beautiful dogs. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the purpose of walking the greyhounds.  Contact Tia...

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Double standards of the RSPCA

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Tia Plant Sale and Polytunnel

As well as plants for sale at Tia on the weekend of 18th/19th May, Street Dog Designs will have a stall selling their fabulous metal items such as braziers, outdoor candle holders, and hanging basket brackets, with a percentage of the profit from their sales over the...

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Keep your hound safe

REMEMBER We love seeing your dogs at Tia Rescue Cafe. All breeds shapes and sizes. Whilst on the premises your dog must be held on a lead at all times by an adult.If in doubt use a muzzle. Safe rather than sorry. On the subject, remember when adopting a hound, that...

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Tia Plant Sale 18th & 19th May

Don't forget that we are holding a Plant Sale at Tia Rescue on the weekend of 18th/19th May. We would appreciate any donations of plants, shrubs etc. please. Come along and stock your garden, whilst at the same time helping to raise funds for the care of the Tia...

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Fundraising today at Co-op Hayfield Lane

Dandy and Bean o H, who we have joined a partnership with and are the charity of this year for them...don’t forget to support Tia with your blue membership cardmembers of the Co-op store at Hayfield draw the winning ticket for their easter raffle in support of Tia...

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Shire Horse Experience Days

Sat 11th May and Sat 22nd June - Adult Shire Horse Day, 11am - 4pm. Open to anyone over the age of 16. Cost per person £35, to include lunch and refreshments.  Maximum of 8 people so book early to avoid disappointment. Weds 24th July and Weds 21st August - Children's...

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Children’s Pony Parties

We are organising a series of Children's Pony Parties for over the summer, to be held on Sat 4th May, Sat 6th July, and Weds 7th Aug, 12 until 2pm. Fun and games for children of any age. Help to groom the horses and plait manes. Decorate with 'horse-friendly paints'....

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Next Coffee and Craft Morning

The next Tia Coffee and Craft Morning will be held on Mon 29th April, 10.30am to 12 noon. We are bringing it forward a week due to the Bank Holiday on Mon 6th May.

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Coffee Morning Hatfield Sat 13th April

A Coffee Morning is being held in aid of Tia Rescue on Saturday 13th April, 10am to 12 noon at The Barn (behind the Bay Horse pub), High Street, Hatfield There is a car park or you can park in the church car park. Sadly, they do not allow dogs in the barn except for...

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Tia Social Walk Sun 7th April

At Daneshill Lakes, 
Daneshill Road,
Torworth,
Retford
 DN22 8RB Meeting at 11.00 am in the main car park. Follow A638 Great North Road to Torworth, once in Torworth take the turn onto Daneshill Road, there are brown signs for the lakes. The walk should last around 30...

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Adult Shire Horse Experience – Place Available

We have had a cancellation for the Adult Shire Horse Experience on Sat April 6th (11am to 4pm), so there is one place available. Cost £35 including lunch and refreshments.  If anyone is interested please ring Tia on 01302 772935. Participants must be at least 16 years...

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Scribble Wire Greyhound Sculpture Workshop 3rd April

Only a few places left on the workshop run by Chris Moss, Wire Sculptor. A unique opportunity for beginners to make their own greyhound wire sculptures (20 – 25cms high) from scribble wire.  Attendees need to wear practical, old clothing, closed shoes rather than...

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Tia Spring Fair

The Spring Fair is just 3 weeks away (Sun 14th April, 11am to 4pm). Don't forget we will be running a Tia Craft Stall, and welcome donated handcrafted items to sell on it. Also, we would be most grateful for any tombola prizes plus alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks...

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Thank you Chris

Hi Deb, Just wanted to say hello and remind you how amazing you are to thank you for all the work you do for the greyhound and lurcher rescue world. After re-homing our first grey back in 2002 when Tia was based at Sowerby Bridge (a lovely darkie called Whitney) and...

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Recycling for Tia Rescue

Recycling for Tia Rescue Help raise money for Tia Rescue by placing your unwanted coins, stamps, mobiles, jewellery etc., in these recycling boxes at the kennels.

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Places Still Available

There are still a few places available on the Scribble Wire Greyhound Workshop, Weds 3rd April, and the Adult Shire Horse Experience, Sat 6th April. Ring Tia on 01302 772935 to book your place....

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Seed Sowing Sat 30th March

We are having a 'seed sowing' workshop on Saturday 30th March from 10.30 am onwards for those people interested in helping with the polytunnel.  Also if anyone has seedlings surplus to requirement we'd appreciate all donations! Thanks.

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We have lost two friends in twenty-four hours.

That is what they are while they lodge with us and remain so, long after they have departed down the drive. On occasion, their new departing families have to pull over on to the verge to allow the new entrants onto the yard. The trainers don't hang around when we make...

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Announcement re dog walking on Thursdays

ANNOUNCEMENT After today dog walking and kennel visits will stop on Thursdays. We have a very busy schedule every Thursday, with visits and treatment from vets, farriers and dental work to carry out. Leaving Thursdays free will assist our staff to concentrate on the...

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Callahan

With great sadness, the big lad Callahan was put to sleep this afternoon He came to Tia Rescue 1 month ago. He began losing weight dramatically....the vets had a look and he had a massive tumour in his stomach. Tia doesn't want vacancies in this way though. Callaghan...

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Ana the beautiful white cob lost her fight to live

Sadly after a long fight to live the sad news is that Ana died during the early hours of today. She came to us in a toxic crisis after giving birth and losing her foal. She spent a long period in the Rainbow Equine hospital but was just too poorly to survive, so very...

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Asking for Chappie Donations

We are running low on Chappie for our poorly and underweight hounds. Feeding these dogs 4 times a day with Chappie really does work wonders. Any donations to Tia Rescue is very much appreciated, look how these two are thriving

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Tia Spring Fair – Tombola Prizes and Bottles Needed

The Spring Fair (Sun 14th April) seems to be approaching at quite a pace, and we would be grateful of any donated items for the tombola (unwanted gifts, new and unused or in very good condition), and bottle stall (unopened, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks) please. ...

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Daisy is blossoming in her new home

A Tia of Joy As it is a week since we brought Daisy home (we're calling her Maisy) I thought I'd write to let you know how she is doing. She has settled beautifully into family life. She loves people and quickly settles down in any room we are in together. We have...

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Ana still fighting for her life, please help

Tia rescue had another wonderful response from our ever-growing family of volunteers. Please keep visiting, the cobs need you. One experienced equine couple talked to, groomed and reassured Pearl, a black and white cob. After 2 hours Pearl looked fantastic and her...

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Tia Plant Sale

We are holding a Plant Sale on the weekend of 18th/19th May. If anyone sowing seeds at present could sow a few extra and donate the subsequent plants to Tia we'd be most grateful.  We'd also appreciate any donations of excess plants, shrubs etc.

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Bookings for Spring Catch Up and Mother’s Day Lunch

Could those people interested in coming along to the Spring Catch-up/Pie & Pea supper on Sat 16th March please contact Tia and book their place by Sun 10th March, as we need numbers for catering purposes?  Also, Mother's Day Lunch bookings need to be made sooner...

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New Sponsor cobs. Zorro and Thor

Zorro and Thor Love each other and at Tia Rescue we love them. They have been given a forever home to graze on the farm at Tia Rescue They came to us in a very sad way, starved, full of sores and barely able to stand. They have blossomed and are proud to represent the...

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Text to donate ends 31/3.19

JustTextGiving is closing on the 31.3.2019. Thank you for your donations using the service, it has revolutionised the way charities collect donations over the last eight years however donation patterns have moved on and its time to close the service. Please check with...

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You can call me Al

You can call me AL livelier than ever....absolutely LOVE him!!!! Thank you!!x 12 years old and loving life Another Tia of Joy

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Next Tia Social Sunday Walk 3rd March

At Humberhead Peatlands Nature Reserve (Hatfield moors) postcode DN7. We will be meeting in the main car park which is at Boston Park at 11am, easily accessed off the A614 between Hatfield Woodhouse and Blaxton, following the brown signs. The walk is approx 40...

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Todmorden Tia Rescue shop is sadly closing

Todmorden Tia Rescue shop is sadly closing Thanking everyone for their support over the years. We are leaving as we can't commit to a new lease, but Hebden Bridge is still open. And that we have refurbished Hebden and Pickering, they look fab.

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Ruby Ruby Ruby

Ruby is doing absolutely fantastic. She acts so much younger than her age. Always very mischievous. Into everything!! She loves jumpers, shoes, and slippers!! Tia Rescue works

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Bowser

And on valentines bowser has agreed to share his bed Another Tia of Joy. Tia Rescue works Could you give a Greyhound a loving home  

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Please help save this cobs life. Please Donate

I am sorry to say that Rita the beautiful pony has been put to sleep this morning. Thanks to everyone for your wonderful donations that will hopefully cover her vet bill and crematorium fees. She will come back to Tia and be spread in the orchard with Robin and all...

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March Events for 2019

Mon 4th March - Coffee & Crafts Morning, 10.30am - 12 noon. Sat 16th March - Spring Catch Up at Tia, 6.30 - 10pm approx. £10 per person, to include Pie & Pea Supper (vegetarian alternatives available). Booking essential, contact Tia 01302-772935 (payment...

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Over 60 Greyhounds needing a forever home.

At Tia Rescue, we have over 60 Greyhounds looking for forever homes. Many of these are black male hounds. Don' just walk past. Give a black Greyhound a second look and a second chance. Ike is a scared black male sitting at the back of his kennel. One day we will find...

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Mothers Day meal

Mothers day menu, £5 deposit to secure booking Contact 01302772935 to book Mother's Day Lunch, 12.30 - 3 pm, Sunday 31st March.  Three courses for £15. Starter - Garlic mushrooms, prawn salad or soup Main course - Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding, Roast Loin of Pork,...

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Robin needs your help

9/2/19 Update Robin update In the early hours of the morning, Robin lost his fight to live. It is so very sad. Tia Rescue did everything in our powers to save this young foal, to give him a chance, just to be. Thanking everybody for their support. We will never give...

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Please help fund new paddocks at Tia Rescue

Snitch Tia Rescue sponsor dog, loves his new paddock. But wants all the dogs to have the same. Work is well on the way and nearing completion. We still need help with evergreen hedging for screens. Thanking everybody for their generous donations. We still need more to...

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We need help to walk the dogs

Come on all our fantastic dog walkers we have no paddocks so need your help to walk the dogs while we clean I'll put a nice box of chocolates on the table in the kennels to keep you going....many thanks the Tia kennel team ?

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March Events and A Date for the Spring Fair

Lots of events added to the calendar for March including social evenings and afternoons, Mother's Day Lunch, and K9 Massage Workshop. Details of each can be found here: https://www.tia-rescue.org/events/2019-03/ In addition, the date of the Spring Fair has been set...

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Poor sweet angel

We barely even start to recover from the emotional upset of seeing the 3 lurchers last week.... Then this poor starved angel lands on our doorstep this Friday. What is wrong out there. We only ask for the hound's sake, but please dig deep and donate. This poor baby...

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We need you to help us help these three beautiful hounds

Three neglected and abandoned lurchers. Samir, Sabiha, and AJ. To see them makes your heart weep Emaciated and so very hungry.Sores and a look of despair in their eyes. So hungry that AJ immediately eats his own feces. At Tia Rescue, we will get them on the journey to...

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Tia Social Sunday Walk Sun 3rd Feb

Please come and join us with your hounds for a lovely walk around Idle Valley Nature Reserve, North Road (A638), Retford, Notts, DN22 8RQ. The walk will start at the usual time of 11am and is expected to last approximately 40 minutes. Meet in the main car park where...

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More Upcoming Events

Mon 4th Feb - Coffee and Crafts Morning, 10.30am - 12 noon.  All welcome to join us, especially those interested in knitting items for the Spring Fair. Sun 17th Feb - Pop-Up Shop, Cozy Greys Dog Jumpers,  11am - 3pm.  Lovely hand - knitted jumpers to fit every size of...

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2019 Tia Events

At this time of year we are busy organising/booking events for the rest of the year and putting them on the Events Calendar, but here's a heads up on what's coming up in the near future: Sun 27th Jan - Clothes Hound Pop Up shop 11am - 3pm.  Your opportunity to...

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Painters needed.

We are doing some of the work ourselves at the shops in order to save money. Me and Darren (I hate painting) will be at Hebden shop 10am Friday if anyone wants to come and help, if only, for an hour... Thanks Deb

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New dog paddocks soon

The old paddocks are coming down and we are putting up 4 new bigger ones. And a bonus, underneath the soil we have lots and lots of sand. They will be much bigger than the old ones so the dogs can have a better run around. All in safe, secure paddocks. The safety of...

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A life celebrated

I am writing with a heavy heart to let you know that we sadly had to say goodbye to our beloved greyhound Luna on the 14th December. We have been blessed to have shared so many wonderful adventures with her over the years since we re-homed her from your care just over...

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Tia Social Walk Sun 7th April

At Daneshill Lakes, 
Daneshill Road,
Torworth,
Retford
 DN22 8RB Meeting at 11.00 am in the main car park. Follow A638 Great North Road to Torworth, once in Torworth take the turn onto Daneshill Road, there are brown signs for the lakes. The walk should last around 30...

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Tia Social Walk Sun 7th April

At Daneshill Lakes, 
Daneshill Road,
Torworth,
Retford
 DN22 8RB Meeting at 11.00 am in the main car park. Follow A638 Great North Road to Torworth, once in Torworth take the turn onto Daneshill Road, there are brown signs for the lakes. The walk should last around 30...

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Donkey Sculpture Workshop Mon 28th Jan

There are still a few places remaining on the Donkey Sculpture Workshop being run on Mon 28th Jan at Tia Rescue, 10.30am to 5pm. The cost is £70, to include lunch and refreshments, and everything you need to sculpt a donkey masterpiece.  Ring 01302 772935 to book.

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Tia Charity Shops

Our charity shops are the main source of income for Tia. The shops in Pickering, Hebden Bridge and Todmorden are all in need of some tlc and they are going to be closed on and off for the next 2 weeks. Please call in if the door is open, there is a lot of stuff to...

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Banham and Harla- Greyhounds at Tia Rescue

Look left. please, share Two for the future Banham and Harla. They walk great together, he is friendly and full of snuggles, perhaps because it was Christmas day. Harla is more reserved and a little shy although she started to relax after 20 minutes. They do love each...

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Just Awful

Some of you may have seen a post from earlier on that i have since removed. Two of our beautiful dogs got out last night from their home. They met their death on a busy main road probably soon after getting out. Their owners are in shock, as am i. I don't want any...

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Sleep tight big fella

When my friend Cameron rang me out of the blue in 2014 to say that he had only months left to live, his only concern was that i would take care of his dogs. Of course, I would. We lost Chester yesterday....the big daft lump. Millie is on her own now, she is blind but...

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Curry Night

Orders and payment for the Curry Night, Sat 22nd Dec, need to be received by Weds 19th Dec please.

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Festive Tin Rattling Barnsley Sun 23rd Dec

We are looking for volunteers and their dogs to help with a festive Barnsley Town Centre tin rattling event on Sun 23rd Dec please. We appreciate that it is a busy time of year for people but we are very fortunate to have been given this opportunity to raise funds for...

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50

50 mph? 50/50 chance? 50 years old? 50 shades of grey? 50 %? £50 note? Or is it the number of greyhounds that we have had in, in the last 9 weeks? 50 greyhounds have been brought in to Tia in the last 9 weeks. Still there isn't a problem with the welfare of ex...

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Tia Christmas Fair Sun 9th Dec

The Tia Christmas Fair will be held on Sun 9th Dec, 11am to 4pm. As usual we have some fabulous stalls lined up for you. We will also be running Tia favourites - Santa's Grotto, the Tombola, the Bottle Stall, and raffle. Please come along and support us. It promises...

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Donkey Sculpture Workshop Mon 28th Jan

There are still a few places remaining on the Donkey Sculpture Workshop being run on Mon 28th Jan at Tia Rescue, 10.30am to 5pm. The cost is £70, to include lunch and refreshments, and everything you need to sculpt a donkey masterpiece.  Ring 01302 772935 to book.

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Tia Stall Ilkley Sat 1st Dec

We will be running a Tia stall at the Clarke Foley Christmas Fair, Clarke Foley Centre, Ilkley next Sat (1st Dec), 10am to noon. We will have a tombola, Tia cards and calendars etc, and Christmas gifts for sale, followed by a Christmas Carol Concert.

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Tia Rescue Memory Tree

Our Memory Tree will be in situ in the café from 1st Dec, and as the name suggests, supporters are invited to purchase a heart shaped tree decoration for a suggested donation of £2, in memory of a loved one - human or pet.

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Curry and Christmas Catch Up Sat 22nd Dec

We are having a curry night on Sat 22nd Dec, from 6.30pm at Tia Rescue. Cost per person is £15 for 3 courses. Bring your own bottle. All welcome. Contact Tia on 01302 772935 or info@tia-rescue.org or call into the café to order your choice of curry (chicken or...

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Tia Social Walk Sun 2nd Dec

Nostell Priory and Parkland, Doncaster Road, Nostell,... Wakefield, WF4 1QE Please come and join us with your hounds on our next walk in the beautiful grounds of Nostell Priory. If you don't have your own hound you'd be welcome to take one of the tia kennel dogs but...

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Christmas Wreath Workshop Weds 28th Nov

Could anyone interested in attending the Christmas Wreath Workshop on Weds 28th Nov, 10am to 12.30pm, please register by Fri 23rd Nov to allow time for us to purchase and collect materials. Ring 01302 772935 to book. Cost is £20, including refreshments.Thanks.

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Facebook Auction for Koda

Please take a look at his auction page. Lots of fantastic bids, from Harrods Christmas, bears to Dog beds. Monies raised will go to his vet bills and Tia Rescue https://www.facebook.com/groups/482778448875219/ Update He's doing really well, settling in beautifully and...

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Otley Buttercross Stall Sat 17th Nov

We will be running our annual Tia stall at Otley Buttercross this coming Sat (17th Nov), from 10am to 2pm. Come along and buy your Tia calendars and Christmas cards. We will also be selling other Tia merchandise, books, toys, greyhound decorations, and lots more.

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Donkey Sculpture Workshop Mon 28th Jan

We will be running a Donkey Sculpture Workshop on Mon 28th Jan at Tia Rescue, 10.30am to 5pm. The cost will be £70, to include lunch and refreshments.  At the Workshop, which is run by Richard from Twisted Earth Ceramics, you will learn some of the skills of the...

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Koda Bear Auction

Please share for Koda Bear Auction to raise money towards vet bills. Bidding opens Saturday https://www.facebook.com/groups/482778448875219/ At the grand old age of 8, Koda found himself at the wonderful Tia Rescue, looking for a sofa of his own and ready to start his...

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Two Greyhound strays on the same day

We don't get a lot of stray greyhounds anymore. But today we got 2... The black boy a stray from Barnsley and the white and brindle girl a stray from Calderdale... Welcome to Tia. It will be warmer tonight and hopefully away from the fireworks. Thanks to Den from...

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New home needed for Solo

Solo needs a home   Solo is a really gentle, placid girl who is very quiet in the house and not at all destructive. Fantastic with kids. She loves cuddles and curling up on the sofa with you. She is fully house trained and used to a home environment. She loved to be...

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Dog First Aid Course

We will be holding a CPD accredited Dog First Aid Course at Tia Rescue on Saturday 9th February 2019, from 2 - 5.30pm.  The cost of the course is £49.50.  All attendees will receive a booklet and certificate at the end.  Anyone interested in attending needs to contact...

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Christmas Wreath Workshop

A Christmas wreath making workshop will be held on Weds 28th Nov, 10am to 12.30pm, in the Tia Visitor Centre, Mill Race Farm. Cost per person is £20 to include tea/coffee and mince pies. All materials are included, although anyone wanting to use fresh flowers will...

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Tia Christmas Fair Sun 9th Dec

The Tia Christmas Fair will be held on Sun 9th Dec, 11am to 4pm. As usual we have some fabulous stalls lined up for you. We will also be running Tia favourites, the Tombola, the Bottle Stall, and raffle. Donations of items that can be used as prizes for these would be...

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Shire Horse Experience for Adults Sat 17th Nov

We will be running another Shire Horse Experience for Adults on Sat 17th Nov at Mill Race Farm, 11am to 4pm. Participants must be at least 16 years of age. Cost £35 to include lunch and refreshments. Booking essential. Contact Tia Rescue ASAP to book 01302 772935....

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Keep your hound safe

As we approach Halloween and bonfire night put your thinking caps on Expect the unexpected and keep your dogs especially safe. A loud bang or flash may cause any dog to bolt especially your greyhound/sighthound. Be aware In the garden and at all times of the day, be...

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Help Needed in Cafe Sunday

We need help urgently in the café this Sunday due to staff illnesses and holidays. If any volunteers can help, please contact Tia tomorrow (Sat). Thanks.

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A year on for Stray Greyhound Freddie

Freddie A puppy stray doing so well Tia Rescue works Thought you might like to see how handsome Fred is!!! He’s almost 17 months old now and settled really well. Can’t believe it’s almost a year since we adopted him. He is a real character and full of mischief. He is...

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Tia Social Walk Sun 4th Nov

Humberhead Peatlands Nature Reserve (Hatfield moors) postcode DN7. We will be meeting in the main car park at 11am, easily accessed off the A614 between Hatfield Woodhouse and Blaxton, following the brown signs. Free parking, disabled toilets and dog waste bins are...

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We have 2 lovely pups for rehoming

We have 2 lovely pups for rehoming. Please contact Deb (07974 960684) in the first instance as they are currently in foster.... The female (brown and white) is around 7 months old her name is Suki. She is gentle and very loving; definitely in her element when she is...

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Wool Needed

If anyone has any spare/leftover knitting wool that they could donate please, it can be left at the Tia Office.

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Tia Craft Stall at the Tia Christmas Fair 9th Dec

We were so impressed with the beautifully crafted goods for sale on the Greys for Greys stall at the weekend, that we have been inspired to run a Tia Christmas Craft Stall at the Tia Christmas Fair, which will be held on Sun 9th December, 11am to 4pm.  Calling all you...

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K9 Bodycare Canine Massage Demonstration 6th Nov

On Tues 6th Nov, we will be running two K9 Bodycare Massage sessions for you and your hounds at the House of Hounds café. There will be a demonstration of massage techniques to help relax your dogs, especially if they are nervous or anxious. Two sessions – 10.30am to...

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Great effort Wakefield Tia

Thank you to those that came to help raise money for Tia today at Trinity Walk in Wakefield - Val, Donna, Sally, Jo & Julie. We raised a fantastic £286! The photo is of Kevin, Harvey & Bruce (all ex Tia hounds) who came to say “hello”! x

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New kennel block opens this weekend

A great weekend ahead. Please share to get more there. New kennel block opening on Sunday at 2 pm by TV Benidorm. star Selina Griffiths Pop up shop Saturday and Sunday Dog photo sessions New stock of dog beds Come and see the fantastic new kennel block, air...

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Foster home needed for whippet

Needing a foster home Rocko is a 3-year-old whippet recovering from a broken pelvis. He may eventually need surgery but his injury is mending at this time. Rocko can weight bear but needs cage rest to help promote recovery. Can anybody offer a foster home Please...

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Christmas Photo Shoot and Greys for Greys Pop Up Shop

****A reminder that there are still slots available for a Christmas Photo Shoot of your hound on Sat 13th 2pm to 5pm, or Sun 14th 10am to 1pm. Cost is £10 for 15 mins for up to 2 dogs. Ring Tia on 01302 772935 to book. ****  A fantastic opportunity to have...

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Reach the beach walk

Tia Social Sunday Walks return this coming Sunday, 7th October!! And what better way to do that than a trip to the beach again simultaneous walks on the West coast, and Fraisthorpe in the East ? We will be needing volunteers to take the kennel dogs so if you can help...

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Plants

Some of our green-fingered supporters have said that they would appreciate plenty of notice if we were to run another Pop Up Plant Stall next year. As this year's stall was so successful, please consider this as warning that we are planning to run another one around...

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Tia Cafe

Monday to Wednesday's Drinks and cakes available until further notice. Please continue to support us and the animals. open as normal Thurs to Sunday

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Great support from our Tia shops and their customers

The shops have been doing great things with their sponsor dogs! Thank you to all our customers at all of our shops, your help is very much appreciated. Hebden Bridge Shop sponsor Simon and have raised enough to sponsor him twice. Halifax have raised enough to sponsor...

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Children’s Shire Horse Experience Day on 1st Nov

We are running another Children's Shire Horse Experience during half term on Thurs 1st Nov. There will be two sessions: 10.30am to 12.00 noon, or 1.30pm to 3pm. Cost is £10 per child to include refreshments. Not really suitable for children under 5 years. Booking...

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Gun Dog Scurry

Gun Dog Scurry for the rearranged date of 21st October Gundog scurry at Tia Rescue Another Tia event at Mill Race Farm is the Gun Dog Scurry on Sun 21st Oct, 9 am to 3 pm. A competition open to all gun dogs. Entry £7.50, to include one re-entry. For further details...

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Sponsor dog Ruby has a home

Ruby Ruby Ruby A special person has decided to give this girl a home. After three years in the kennels and the Grandma dog at Tia Rescue, She is moving on at the fine age of 10. Good luck girl. Someone should name a song in your name Ruby Ruby Ruby Go, Girl

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Sculpture workshop 2

Due to the popularity of the Greyhound Sculpting workshop in October, we have decided to run another date WEDNESDAY 5th DECEMBER. AN IDEAL CHRISTMAS PRESENT FOR SOMEONE OR A CHRISTMAS TREAT FOR YOURSELF. The day starts at 9.30 am, the cost is £70 per person to include...

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Reach the beach walk

Tia Social Sunday Walks return this coming Sunday, 7th October!! And what better way to do that than a trip to the beach again simultaneous walks Formby in the west and Fraisthorpe in the east ? We will be needing volunteers to take the kennel dogs so if you can help...

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New Kennel Block Opening and Dog Photo Sessions

Christmas Photoshoot The new Sponsor Dog kennel block will be officially opened at 2 pm on Sun 14th Oct by Salina Griffiths from the TV series 'Benidorm'. Make sure you come along to join in the celebrations. Also, at Mill Race Farm on Sat 13th Oct 2pm to 5pm, and Sun...

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Can you help

SATURDAY 13TH OCTOBER - TRINITY WALK WAKEFIELD. Would any Tia supporters local to Wakefield be able to spare an hour or so to help tin rattle/run the stall? We will be having a Tombola & Lucky Dip again and will be selling Tia merchandise. Please let me know if...

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We have changed our name on Facebook to Tia Rescue

Tia Greyhound and Lurcher rescue have changed their FB name to Tia Rescue. The welfare of Greyhounds and Lurchers will remain a massive part of our energies but the welfare of other animals is a big part of our care and we cannot walk away. Please continue supporting...

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Tia Coffee Mornings and K9 Dog Massage Workshops

UPDATE *** Greyhound Sculpting Workshop SOLD OUT, and only ONE place remaining on Shire Horse Experience Day for Adults *** If Greyhound Sculpting and Shire Horse Experiences are not your thing, we have plenty of other events that may be. We are now running the Tia...

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Sculpt Your Own Greyhound Workshop

We are holding a fantastic Greyhound Sculpting Workshop at Tia in The House of Hounds Cafe on Weds 24th Oct. Starting at 9.30am, the cost is £70 to include lunch and refreshments. Places are limited, and so booking is essential and payment will be required in advance....

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Shire Horse Experience Day for Adults

The Shire Horse Experience Days have been very popular this summer holidays, with adults as well as children. We have been asked to run one especially for adults, and have organised it for Sat 29th Sept. It will start at 11am until around 4pm. The cost will be £35, to...

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Gun Dog Scurry

Our next Tia event at Mill Race Farm is the Gun Dog Scurry on Sat 8th Sept, 10am to 4pm. A competition open to all gun dogs. Entry £7.50, to include one re-entry. For further details contact Tony on 07984269272. Spectators welcome so if you have ever wondered what...

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Tia Summer fair day

Just to let everyone know that there will be no dog walking on Sunday. The kennels will be open until 1 pm for viewing. Closed for the dogs dinner and for them to have a rest between 1 pm and 3 pm... Open again at 3 pm.... Thanks, Deb

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Tia Lottery results

Don't forget you can purchase tickets for the Tia Lottery by clicking here. It costs £1 for one number and there's a prize of £250 each month! We're in the process of creating a section for the Tia Lottery to publish the monthly winners. In the meantime here's a list...

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Sad times for two old Greyhounds at Tia Rescue

Sad times for these 2 old boys Billy is 14, Bret is 11 Their Mum has passed away and they were left homeless. Luckily a kennel brought them to Tia Rescue and we love oldies. They can have a place of sanctuary for the rest of their days, in the new kennel block with...

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Koda

When Koda came to us a few months ago with his pal Denahi, we knew they would both be hard to rehome. Old black boys, keen as mustard. Sadly it is very unlikely that Koda will get that chance. We noticed straight away that his breathing was not right. Sure enough an...

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Mystery Jars

With the Summer Fair and Fun Dog Show just a week away, we are a little short of donations for the mystery jar stall. These can contain for example, sweets, toys, treats, their original contents, the list is endless, and should be wrapped to hide their contents....

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Shame

This little girl came to us at 6 weeks old. She was dumped at one of our vets. One of our ex-staff wanted her and took her home. The said member of staff didn't work here long, she proved to be a very horrible person. However, you would hope that, as she had several...

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Summer fair info

Get your Tents out Just 9 more sleeps to go before the Tia summer fair. Sunday 26th August. If you are traveling and/or want to donate a bit of time to help out, the orchard is available to Camp overnight. On the day We will be serving breakfasts up to 1130 then cold...

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Sponsor dogs get a boost from Tia shops

The customers at Todmorden and Hebden Bridge shops have donated enough to each shop to sponsor their Tia Sponsor Dog. Todmorden Shop sponsors Ruby and Hebden Bridge Shop sponsors Simon.  Grateful thanks go to the customers at both shops. Both shops are well on their...

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Hay needed for Tia Horses

The price of Hay has gone through the roof, more than doubling in price. The heatwave and lack of grass growth mean we are using winter stocks to feed now. Please help if you can https://www.tia-rescue.org/product/tia-gift-bale-hay/

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Fun Dog Show at Tia Summer Fair

Come along to our Fun Dog Show at the Tia Summer Fair, on Sunday 26th Aug. No pre-registration required. £2 per entry. Starts at 1pm and each class will be judged for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places. All 1st place class winners will then be invited to be judged for Best In...

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Appeal for Chappie dog food

We need more Chappie Adeline is gaining weight with love, care, and chappie. We are running low on chappie, please bring some in if you visit. let's get her fit and well then on her journey to a new home.

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Adeline a beautiful black greyhound in rescue

Adaline is Black Widow dob 23.10.12. Mystery girl. Trialed at Belle Vue many years ago but never raced. Found straying last week. If only she could talk. If only she could tell us. Needs pies. Seven kilos of them. Right now. She has Tia Rescue to aid her recovery...

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Animal Experience Days At Tia

**UPDATE** RESCHEDULED TO THURS 16th AUG - Shire Horse Experience Day, 10.30am - 12 noon or 1.30 - 3pm, cost £10 per child, suitable for children 8yrs and over. There are still places available on the summer activity sessions at Tia. For info and booking please...

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Matilda a year on. Tia Rescue helping Greyhounds recover

Matilda a year on Rescue, Recover, Rehome, Rehabilitate. Rest and enjoy life In in a loving home and looking great Every link in the process is so important We need your support and dedication to do this The name may have changed from Matilda to Marble but what a...

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Summer Fair Help Needed

We are looking for people to help man the Tia stalls at the Summer Fair and Dog Show, on Sun 26th Aug, 11am to 4pm. If you can help, even for just part of the day, please contact Janice by email - thesimmonds@yahoo.com. Also, a reminder that donations of items for the...

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Max and Snitch

30th July is the date. The date we start the new kennel block. It will be full by the end of September. We have so many dogs waiting to come it is awful. Nowt new there then. Without the hard work and dedication of Tia supporters it wouldn't be possible. From the...

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Oscar is looking for a home

Oscar is looking for a new home. He is giddy 4 years old DeerhoundXGreyhound, returns. and sits to command and he is so clean in his kennel. He is eager to please and a bundle of energy. Contact Deb at Tia Rescue if you can help

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Karen finished her EPIC 100km run for Tia Rescue

Well, what can I say? Finished at 5.30am, moving times 17hrs but then had all the pit stops (9 in total) Absolute rock hard run, 28degrees in the day, I’ve never seen hills like this before... was horrendous and soul destroying. Running through the night was like...

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Pastures New

It's time to go Skamp Holly and Squidge move on to pastures new. Tia Rescue has served them well and a new journey begins.

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Karens 100km run this week for Tia Rescue

Eeeek my race number is here ? no training for a few days for to work... this time next week I will be 3hrs 40mins into the run with only 16hrs 20 mins left to run ? 26degree weather expected. Still plenty of time for sponsors if you haven’t already and could spare a...

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Summer Holiday Events at Tia Rescue

School holidays are almost upon us, and at Tia Rescue we have organised a number of animal experience days for children over the summer. There's something to suit everyone and all ages, from a Teddy Bear's Picnic to a Shire Horse Experience. Details of these and all...

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Donation of items for Summer Fair

Just a reminder that with the Tia Summer Fair and Dog Show now less than two months away, donations of items for the tombola, teddy tombola, mystery jar stall, and bottle stall are urgently needed please.

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Tora the Greyhound settling in her new home

Tora Just thought I'd give you a quick update on Tora - Radar and sass accepted her in, she sleeps with Sass on her cushion but wants to follow Radar about and out on walks she seems to really like him. She doesn't seem particularly nervous about the house at all and...

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