Hope Book Sale – 13/14/15th May 2016

You can never be too early planning your book buying and your social calendar. Hope Book Sale at the Salle des Fetes, Clussais-La Pommeraie 79190. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. (D45 Sauze Vaussais to Lezay road). Thousands of English and French books, fiction and non-fiction for adults and children for just 1€. Many attractions and stands including … Continue reading Hope Book Sale – 13/14/15th May 2016

The Hope Association Autumn Bazaar 24400 Beaupouyet

Due to the ever-increasing demand to raise funds for animals in need, and the success of Hope Association in doing so, Hope is moving “south-side” and expanding its fundraising operations to the Dordogne. At present, we are looking for donations of high quality books, clothing and jewellery, please, only items that are in good condition and … Continue reading The Hope Association Autumn Bazaar 24400 Beaupouyet

Grand Opening of Hope Shop79 – 24th July

Vintage Tea Party at Hope Shop87 – 1st August

Hope Association Shop79, Lezay

The Hope Association Charity Shop 79. Address 19 Rue De la Moinauderie, Lezay 79120. The Hope Association Charity Shop is run by a group of volunteers with the sole aim of raising funds for abused and abandoned animals in need. The shop is open every Tuesday and the last Saturday of every month, doors open … Continue reading Hope Association Shop79, Lezay

Hope Charity Shop open in Bussiere Poitevine 87

The Hope Charity Shop86 will be open every Wednesday 10h-17h, selling books, bric-a-brac, pre-loved clothes and hand-crafted cards. Please bring your unwanted items, clothing, bric-a-brac and books for us to sell to raise money for animals in need. Join us for a cup of tea/coffee and a slice of cake and a chat. Also open: first … Continue reading Hope Charity Shop open in Bussiere Poitevine 87

Hope Mini Book Sale – 26th July – St Laurent de Ceris (Dept. 16)

10 Myths about Mating – with permission from Yorkshire Cat Rescue

1. Cats should have one litter/they should be able to experience motherhood  There is no medical evidence to suggest that cats should have one litter. Even if you want them to experience motherhood they will not remember the experience. Mating is also a very painful experience for a female cat: the tom cat’s penis has little barbs which catch on her … Continue reading 10 Myths about Mating – with permission from Yorkshire Cat Rescue

Before you adopt

Where do I start? We suggest that you read the following information before applying to adopt a pet. We are sure that you will find all this information helpful in choosing what kind of pet would be good for you. Once you have read it all through, you can either look at our list of … Continue reading Before you adopt

Seven good reasons for adopting an older dog

1. Senior dogs at shelters need homes just as badly as younger dogs. Many older dogs were once owned and loved by someone. For whatever reason, they were given up and abandoned in a shelter and are in need of a home. Just like puppies and younger adoptable dogs, they make loyal and loving companions. … Continue reading Seven good reasons for adopting an older dog