Heathlands Animal Sanctuary

COVID-19: We are now open for rehoming again, with a few changes to the normal process under the current COVID-19 guidelines. This includes video home checks & meeting dogs outdoors, maintaining social distancing.

Contact us

General Enquiries

If you wish to know more about Heathlands Animal Sanctuary, our policies and procedures, or how to become a foster carer or volunteer, please e-mail general_enquiries@heathlands.org.uk.


If you have seen an animal on the website that you wish to view or know more about, or if you have a animal that is in need of a home, please follow the instructions below:


Call 01763 244488

(Daily 12pm–4pm, closed Weds/Sun)

Cats, birds and small animals

Call 01223 207823

(Daily 10am–5pm)

PLEASE NOTE: We do not take enquiries via e-mail. When calling, please follow the instructions on the message, state the animal you are interested in, and leave your full name and contact numbers. Please only leave one message. At busy times it may take a few days to return your call, but we will get back to you.

Training & behavioural issues

If you have a Heathlands dog with whom you are having training or behavioural issues, please call the main line 01763 244488 and leave a message for Gillian Knight.