Wear Referrals becomes a Corporate Friend of Wag!

Wear Referrals is a leading small animal hospital based in Bradbury, Stockton-on-Tees and their much needed support will be enabling our special friendships to resume once the virus restrictions are over, ending loneliness for elderly dog lovers in the community.

MWH PR choose Wag & Company as their Charity to mark their 20th Anniversary!

We are absolutely delighted to have been chosen by Wayne and the team at MWH PR & Marketing as their chosen charity to make their 20th anniversary, providing Wag with their professional support for 3 months!

Wag & Company volunteers receive the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service!

Wag & Company volunteers receive the Queens’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK.

Our cake appeal

Our May Cake Appeal, raised over £1300 – thank you so much to everyone who supported it, what a wonderful result!

Covid 19 & keeping in touch

We had to suspend visiting activities for elderly dog lovers on the 17th of March; all bar one placement where the lady was already at the end of her life and we agreed with the NHS that we had to carry on.

Visiting Wag Team Debi and Poppy visit Joan in Newcastle City

We received a referral on the 23rd December for Joan who has a terminal illness in her own home in Newcastle City with 24/7 nursing care. Joan is completely bed ridden, has no family in the region and no-one to visit.

Visiting Wag Team Gemma and Bentley visit Lynn in Killingworth

Mrs Lynn Brennan was referred to us in August 2018 by her GP and also by St Oswald’s Hospice because of her severe arthritis; she has subsequently been diagnosed with chronic lung disease.

Visiting Wag Team Olivia and Kobe visit Ella near Durham City

Olivia and Kobe have been visiting Ella since January 2019. Ella has full time carers and a condition which confines her to a wheelchair which is very challenging for her.

Visiting Wag Team, Terry and Dotty visit Eddie in Bishop Auckland

Terry and his dog, Dotty, have been visiting the lovely Eddie in his own home in Bishop Auckland since November 2019 and they’ve built a beautiful friendship.

Visiting Wag Team Rachel and Ballet visit Ron and Cath in Cramlington

Since November 2017, Rachel and her labrador, Ballet, have been visiting Ron and Cath in their home in Cramlington.