Record Details

NGODogs Trust
AddressDogs Trust, 17 Wakley Street, London, EC1V 7RQ
Telephone020 78370006
Background InformationThe Dogs Trust is a major animal welfare charity (no. 227523), focussing its efforts on aid for stray and abandoned dogs. Founded under the leadership of Lady Gertrude Stock during the first Crufts dog show, the charity provides rescue homes and public education, alongside campaigning on topics such as neutering and dog welfare. Past welfare campaigns have included opposition to vivisection and compulsory muzzling. From 1926 to 1980, the charity also provided a network of veterinary clinics. Source:
Year Created1891
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesNational Canine Defence League; NCDL
Related OrganisationsWorld Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA)
KeywordsAnimals and animal protection.
Last Edited ByJRM at 08/05/2007 13:39:29