Real-life Stories

We've always so much going on at PDSA, from fundraising and volunteering in our local shops, to our awards celebrating remarkable animals and our well-known Pet Fit Club.

Here's a snapshot of what we do as part of our work to help pets in need.

(Nearly) gone in a Flash!

Despite his name, Manchester crossbreed Flash wasn't quick enough to escape a horrific hit-and-run accident which left his life hanging in the balance.

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Pet First Aid course saves pup from choking death

Owner puts life-saving lessons into practice – after just a week!

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Chance PDSA check-up saves dog from cancer

Rescue dog Scrabble was given another turn at the game of life after a chance visit to our PetCheck tour helped detect a tumour.

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(Nearly) gone in a Flash!

Despite his name, Manchester crossbreed Flash wasn't quick enough to escape a horrific hit-and-run accident which left his life hanging in the balance.

Read more

Pet First Aid course saves pup from choking death

Owner puts life-saving lessons into practice – after just a week!

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Chance PDSA check-up saves dog from cancer

Rescue dog Scrabble was given another turn at the game of life after a chance visit to our PetCheck tour helped detect a tumour.

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Chance PDSA check-up saves dog from cancer

Rescue dog Scrabble was given another turn at the game of life after a chance visit to our PetCheck tour helped detect a tumour.

Read more

Pet First Aid course saves pup from choking death

Owner puts life-saving lessons into practice – after just a week!

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Chance PDSA check-up saves dog from cancer

Rescue dog Scrabble was given another turn at the game of life after a chance visit to our PetCheck tour helped detect a tumour.

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Dog nearly dies after swallowing tennis ball

PDSA vets have saved the life of Husky-cross Pax after he swallowed a tennis ball!

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