Contact Us

Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society (Registered Charity No 1039350) is an organisation run entirely by a small team of dedicated volunteers who carry out the Society’s work in their spare time.

We are Staffordshire based.

Your enquiry is very important to us and we aim to respond to your calls/emails as soon as possible but please bear with us.

Email correspondence is the preferred method if you can’t reach us immediately by telephone.


*** Work Experience Placements***

We often get asked if we can provide placements as part of work experience programmes. Unfortunately as we do not have our own kennels or cattery we are unable to help with this. Sorry!


General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) & the Data Protection Act

We hope that you will want to keep in touch with us and for us to let you know when we have any events/activities that you may like to join us on.

The new GDPR data rules mean that you must give your consent for us to hold your details in order to contact you in such circumstances. Please read our Privacy Policy. Privacy Policy 2018 If you haven’t already done so please feel free to download the Keeping in Touch form Keeping-in-Touch form Oct 2022 to complete and email to us. If you would prefer a Word document rather than a PDFdocument to complete please email us and ask for one.



General Enquiries

Email us at Please note we are not full time paid employees but just a few volunteers responding as quickly as we can in our free time.



Cheadle Animal Welfare Society makes every effort to ensure that excellent service is provided and will take complaints very seriously. If you feel you have a query please see our complaints procedure. Complaints procedure 2018


Rehoming Enquiries

If you can help any of the animals in the care of Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society please ring one of the following numbers: Please leave a message if we are unable to answer your call when you ring. You can also email us at

We will aim to contact you as soon as we are able to.

We are based in Staffordshire.


Tel: 01889 564045 or Tel: 01335 390369


To offer a home to one of our dogs – Tel: 07731 616 025

If you need help to rehome your dog -Tel: 01335 390369

Please note we do not have our own kennel/cattery facilities and all our animals are boarded at private establishments. As such, appointments must be made before any of the animals can be visited.


Lost & Found Animals

This is a link to the Staffordshire Moorlands Dog Warden Service. SMDC Tel no: 0345 605 3014. It gives information regarding what to do if you find or lose a dog plus hours of operation. You must always notify the dog warden if you find a dog and likewise if you lose one. 

***NB***Stray dogs found within the Staffordshire Moorlands area will be taken to the City Dogs Home, Brookhouse Lane, Bucknall, Stoke on Trent, ST2 8ND. Tel: 01782 304130. If you find a dog you need to take it there (also see our Lost/Found page for information)

To notify us too or enquire about lost dogs and cats, please contact the Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society Lost/Found Register on 01889 564045. We can also post the details onto our facebook page and also website.

** Please remember to let us know if your lost pet has returned home safely so we can keep our records up to date.

Micro-chipped animals can be identified and if lost can be quickly returned to you. If you move home PLEASE remember to inform the ‘microchip people’.

Unclaimed animals coming into the care of Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society will be found new homes. We do not destroy healthy animals.


Other Useful Information

The Secretary for Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society can be contacted on 01335 390369.

The Charity’s Registered address is: Cheadle and District Animal Welfare Society, Slate House, Parwich, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1QD


Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society’s Facebook address:

To help raise money for Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society every time you shop online please visit:

We are also registered on the Give as You Live Website, so if you use that website to access your retailers you can also help us via that too- and like this is also at no cost to you.


Veterinary Surgeons

The dogs and cats in the care of Cheadle & District Animal Welfare Society are taken to the Lime Trees Veterinary Surgeons for all routine and non routine treatments.

Lime Trees Cat Clinic
Tean Road,
Staffordshire, ST10 1TW       Tel: 01538 752117

Opening Hours:

Monday- Friday 8:30am – 6:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed.


Lime Trees Veterinary Hospital
Lysander Road,
Meir Park, Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire, ST3 7WD       Tel: 01782 385285

Opening Hours:
Monday- Friday 8:30am – 7:00pm
Saturday 8:30am – 1:00pm
Sunday Closed

Urgent veterinary care while the surgery is closed is via Lime Trees usual number and you will be transferred to Vets Now, also operating out of the Meir Park Veterinary Hospital: 01782 385285. Alternatively, please call Vets Now directly on: 01782 489892.


Other useful contacts:

Churnet Valley Dog Training- Karen Landon Tel:01538 703568

Rachel Peake- Canine Behaviour Consultant, Uttoxeter. Tel: 01889 563873/ 07816507834. Email:

Valley View Cattery. Hazles Cross, Kingsley. ST10 2ER. Tel: 07425 993350

Wayside Kennels & Cattery  Wayside Farm, Boundary, Nr Cheadle ST10 2NT. 01538 752211/ 07855 020860

Oscar Pet foods  Pet foods. Tel: 01538 421077

Ian Friel-Russell, Whiston.Tel:  07785800008

Paddocks For Paws. A large secure field, 3 acres in size available for private individual hire for either a single dog or small group. Also an indoor play area is now available. Based in Bradnop. Tel:07834094752.

Luosko Freedom Field, Delphouse, Cheadle.  ST10 2NN The Freedom Field is available for hire in half hour sessions or multiple by prior arrangement to ensure that you (or your group) are the sole occupiers for your hire period and that there are no conflicting sessions, it is available for individuals or groups of friends to exercise, train or play with their own dogs. Tel:08445 881 473

Leek Signs & Graphics   Unit 3, The Old Saw Mill,Abbey Green Road, Leek,
ST13 8SA Tel: 01538 385262

KOVA Manufacturing Ltd Unit 313, Jubilee Trade Centre, 130 Pershore Street, Birmingham. B5 6ND. Tel: 0121 666 6422  Fax: 0121 666 6422.

Lynn’s Knitted Dog Coats. Knitting and recycling to raise funds for dogs. Do check out Lynn’s hobby website. She sells hand knitted dog coats to fundraise for dog charities. All profits go to smaller dog charities.

lynns knitted logo

Shingler Dunn. Equine & Canine Ltd. Saverley Green. Pet Supplies. Yew Tree House Farm, Saverley Green, Stoke-on-Trent. ST11 9QX Tel: 01782 393412



The Cinnamon Trust- The National Charity for the elderly, the terminally ill and their pets.

A national fostering service is provided for pets whose owners face a spell in hospital – volunteers take pets into their own homes until owner and pet can be reunited. The Cinnamon Trust also provides long term care for pets whose owners have died or moved to residential accommodation which will not accept pets. Tel : 01736 757 900.

They do rely totally on volunteers being available in an area in order to help anyone.