Hello 2023

15th Jan 22

Happy New Year from everyone here! We have already had 19 requests for help this year and we aren’t past the first week. We’ve unfortunately had very few donations recently so are really struggling to pay our outgoings. Our kennel and vet bills don’t stop, with 5 dogs needing to be neutered, 3 unwanted puppies […]

Rabbit Rescue

7th Jul 21

June the 1st saw our first Rabbits come to our rescue. This is a heart breaking read, please be prepared for distressing scenes and photos. How did our rabbit rescue begin?We received a call for help and advice from a member of the public, her friend was looking after some rabbits for a breeder who […]

We are on Amazon Smile

22nd May 21

Did you know you can raise funds for us at no cost to you while you shop on Amazon? Join Amazon Smile and add us as your chosen Charity to help us to save more lives without it costing you a penny! Here’s the link https://smile.amazon.co.uk/gp/chpf/homepage?q=chesterfield+animal+rescue&orig=%2F Thank you so much 

Become a Patron

27th Mar 21

Join us for a new and exclusive fundraising platform. We will be adding Patron only content to the page so you know you’ve got insider information. Vote to name our next new arrival, sponsor an animal, get exclusive merch and help us to save lives.  Click here to join us 

Company Sponsors Needed

27th Mar 21

We are looking for animal loving companies to sponsor our dogs and cats. Not only will you get loads of advertising, but the sponsor fee will go directly to the animal you’ve sponsored.  How does it work?When you’ve picked who you want to sponsor, we arrange a meeting for you with the animal, usually at […]

How could we say no?

18th Mar 21

Dogs in the UK are put to sleep when they are unwanted. They are put to sleep kindly by an overdose of anaesthetic, it’s painless, it’s quick, it’s heart breaking and it needs to stop, but it’s humane.  Dogs in Spain are killed when they are unwanted. They are beaten to death, poisoned, dumped in […]

5 Weeks Free Insurance

10th Mar 21

We are over the moon to say all of our adopted dogs and cats come with 5 weeks free insurance with thanks to Agria Pet InsuranceIf you would like to help us save more lives by taking out a policy please quote 142800 or Chesterfield Animal Rescue when you call Agria on 03330 30 10 […]

Looking for Land

1st Mar 21

We are on the lookout for land either that we can buy or that we can rent. The land will help us save more lives and raise more funds. The land will be divided into sections depending on the size. A rough guide is as follows;  Section One for dog exercise and rehabilitation, where we […]

We need a van

22nd Feb 21

We are in urgent need of an animal transport van of our own, currently we have to rent vans and hire transporters as needed which costs us a lot. We also use our cars to transport animals, this is ok but isn’t useful in multi-dog rescues, where we have to take more than 4 dogs […]

Help us when you shop

3rd Feb 21

Please help us raise funds for the animals in our care when you shop by signing up to easyfundraising on this link https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/chesterfieldanimalrescue/?invite=39027K&referral-campaign=c2s Thank you so much for you kindness and support, it means so much to us  

Join our Team

30th Aug 20

We are looking for animal lovers to join our Body Shop At Home team, to help us raise even more money for animals in need. You don’t need to be local to us and we will give you full support and training. As a consultant in our team you’ll get amazing bonuses, free products and […]

We now sell The Body Shop At Home

26th Jun 20

We are proud to sell The Body Shop at Home products, they are never tested on animals, 100% vegetarian or vegan, cruelty free, fair trade and sustainably sourced. To order from us, either contact us with your favourites or join our group found here https://www.facebook.com/groups/691141015037590/  We get a donation from every order

Help us secure our shop

14th Jan 20

We need donations to help us secure the shop we’ve found for rent in the town centre. If you can help us please donate here, or via bank transfer to Chesterfield Animal Rescue, Sort Code 20-20-50, Account Number 93038009. Thank you so much

We can microchip!

24th Oct 19

We are very happy to say we now have a qualified and insured microchip implanter on our team. If you’d like your pet microchipped and help to save lives too as every penny is donated to us, please get in touch using the contact form and our chip lady will be in touch.


3rd Sep 19

We now have a GoFundMe page to raise money for our rescue centre, the money raised will be used to build/buy our centre to enable us to save thousands of animals over the years. We cant wait! Please give anything you can spare, thank you https://www.gofundme.com/f/help-us-build-our-centre

Thank you Staveley Vets

9th Aug 19

Thank you! We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone at Staveley Vets for sponsoring our lovely Hatti.  We’ve spent a lot of time with the team and we are very impressed, they are great with the dogs and always go above and beyond to help every animal they meet. By sponsoring Hatti […]

We’ve joined Instagram

3rd Jul 19

We have started an Instagram page to help bring you more photos and videos of the animals and our mission to save more lives. We’d love you to follow us and share our posts to help raise more awareness which will enable us to take more animals out of bad situations, rehabilitate them and find […]

Our Biggest Rescue

22nd May 19

Here is a summery of our biggest ever rescue to date. On Wednesday the 8th of May we received a call asking us if we could help a lot of dogs due to their owner passing away after a long illness. We said yes and arranged to meet some of them the next day. They […]

The Smile Campaign

20th Dec 18

We are looking for Sponsors for our wonderful dogs. The last 4 dogs we’ve taken in have needed dental work, 3 needed most of their teeth out and the 4th, our newest arrival is having his op in January. Chico and Lucy cost us £497 for their dentals at the beginning of the month. Bella’s was […]

Christmas Raffle

16th Dec 18

Here is a link to our Christmas Raffle, every penny raised will go to the animals in our care. https://www.facebook.com/pg/chesterfieldanimalrescue/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2294709880570122 Thank you for your support and good luck

Merry Christmas

16th Dec 18

We’d like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and thank you for your support in 2018. It’s not over yet so we still have time to raise even more money and save more lives

Domino and Ted

16th May 18

Our new boys Domino and Ted are in need of some TLC. Ted has tummy issues and Domino is underweight with a large lump. They would love for you to sponsor them, all donations will be going towards their care, vet bills and anything else they need. They are currently in an experienced foster home […]

SOS Appeal

18th Mar 18

We have been asked to save the lives of dogs in high kill shelters. We can’t ignore their cries for help, their plea for a safe and happy life. The conditions they’ve lived in are awful, their fur matted and stained, they have no name, there is no vet treatment, no warm sofa, no food, […]

Transporters needed

18th Apr 17

Can you spare an hour or two a week to help us save more lives? We urgently need more volunteers who can help us with all things transport related. We are happy to provide crates so you can safely transport dogs (cats will be in carriers). We are also happy to cover your fuel as we would […]

Volunteers needed

2nd Mar 16

Can you help us save more lives by volunteering your time? We are looking for people to help us with fundraising, transport, admin and at events. We really appreciate all the help we get and without volunteers we wouldn’t be able to help save as many lives as we do. Please help us continue to do […]

Appeal for transporters

22nd Feb 16

We really need your help.

Newbie has a Name

3rd Sep 15

Thank you to everyone that submitted an entry for ‘name our newbie’ there were a lot a great suggestions that have given us lots of ideas for any more rescues that come to us needing name. Come find out what this little guy will be called…

Name our Newbie

22nd Aug 15

Newbie Pup
Can you help us name our newbie? We picked up this lovely little pup today and he’s just missing a name. Visit our website to submit a name for this handsome chap and make a small £1 donation for a chance for your name to be chosen.

Ollie Completes Adoption

22nd Aug 15

Ollie and Tony
Congratulations to Ollie who was adopted this morning by Tony. We are delighted for Ollie who couldn’t have hoped for a better home and seems to have settled in very nicely to his forever home already.

Specsavers Donation

13th Aug 15

A huge thank you to Specsavers Opticians Chesterfield for their donation of £150 to help us save more lives, we really appreciate being nominated and picked by your wonderful colleagues

Fostering Mylo – The First Few Hours

5th Aug 15

Mylo Chilling Out
A little insight in to what it would be like to adopt or foster Mylo and have a new 4 legged friends in your home

Monthly Target Smashed!

28th Jun 15

Read on to see just how successful our fundraising weekend at Pets at Home was.

Social Club Food Donation

18th Jun 15

Tammy Carpenter of New Whittington Social Club very kindly organised a dog and cat food collection and we’re delighted with the generosity of those who donated.

Safer Safety Donates T-Shirts

16th Jun 15

A huge thank you goes out to Pat and Michael Craven at Safer Safety Ltd for donating t-shirts with our logo embroidered on them.

Fundraising is HUGE Success

13th Jun 15

We received one of our biggest cheques to date at the latest Support Adoption for Pets fundraising event. Thanks to all those who volunteered on the stand, bought tickets or made a donation.

Auto Windscreens Show Support

1st Jun 15

We’d like to thank Auto Windscreens for their support with a cheque for £250. We were delighted to hear that we had been nominated for the donation and that our efforts to save the lives of dogs and cats is shared by others.

Volunteers Desperately Needed

11th Dec 14

Chesterfield Animal Rescue desperately need more volunteers to help at our remaining events of 2015, can you help save more lives by being one of those volunteers?

Foster Homes Needed

11th Dec 14

Could you foster one of our rescue dogs or cats?