RCN’s guidelines on dogs visiting hospitals welcomed

June 21, 2017

Dogs for Good has welcomed the news today that the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) is working to produce national guidelines to allow more animals to visit hospitals.  The RCN commenced its work after it found that there were scores of anecdotes around the benefits that animals can bring to … Read More

Help your dog make the most of a day in the office

June 21, 2017

A growing number of businesses are seeing the benefits to employees bringing their dogs to work.  This year’s ‘Bring your dog to work’ day looks to be more popular than ever, charity Dogs for Good has produced its top tips for a happy dog in the office. Director of … Read More

Innovative Dementia Dog Project given significant boost

June 19, 2017

Dogs for Good has received a significant boost for the Dementia Dog Project that the charity runs in partnership with Alzheimer Scotland, thanks to a National Lottery grant from the Big Lottery Fund. The grant, of £314,022, will allow the charity partners to take their learnings beyond an … Read More

Calling All Families and Dog Lovers… a fun-filled, free day out!

May 31, 2017

Join Dogs for Good at the charity’s Fun Day, 11am-3pm on Saturday 17th June at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire (Satnav CV8 2LG), a unique event with something for everyone – even the dog, with this unique celebration of the extraordinary things that happen when you bring people and dogs together.  Entry … Read More