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Rudozem Street Dog Rescue

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Past Events

Past Events in 2014/2015

A RSDR dog walk / dog show on the Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th April is being organised to raise funds for RSDR.

Saturday 25th April 2015  -  Dog walk starting at 12pm for pet owners.  Picnic lunch , drinks, cakes, sandwiches, burgers, tea and coffee available for purchase afterwards.  Water available for dogs and FREE doggie treats.  £ 5 pounds entry fee pay on the day.

Saturday 25 April Evening -  Catch up later that night with an evening dinner (dogs welcome) in our heated Marquee at Mildenhall House for a 3 course dinner.  Dinner will include - Soup, new potatoes, various salads, bread, meats, cheese and quiches, followed by a yummy desert for £ 25 pounds per person.  (Please phone Liz  on 07737119197 if you would like to attend the Dinner)

Sunday 26th April 2015   -  12pm start  there will be a fun Dog Show with 10 different classes. 1 pound entry fee per class.  Food & Drinks available for purchase and a raffle will be drawn.    

Classes:  Best 6 legs, Best Trick, Dog most like it's owner, Best Rescue UK, Best Rescue International, Dog judge would like to take home, Child handler 5-9 years, Child handler 10-14 years, Fancy Dress, Waggiest Tail, Best Veteran, Best in Show.

Location:  Mildenhall House, Mildenhall, Marlborough SN82LP Wiltshire
Organised by Elizabeth Sparks, Steph Nicolas and Shelley Barnes.  Phone:  07737119197

Download - A4 Promotional Dog Walk Poster

For those travelling a far distance and would like to stay overnight.  Check out the Dog Friendly Accommodation at:


A wonderful Cheese & Wine fundraising event has been organised this Saturday the 21st February 2015,

There will be a great selection of cheese & wine and a talk on RSDR.   Location:   Mildenhall House, Mildenhall, Marlborough. From 7pm onwards - £10 per ticket please contact Liz on 07737 119197 or Steph on 07775 897351

  • A stall for RSDR is being help on the 25th October 2014 10 - 12pm at Highfield Church Centre, Highfield Lane, Portswood, Southampton.   If anyone would like to donate any items good quality brickabrac (not jumble) and craft items.  Please ring Jayne on 07786215348.

  • RSDR, will be doing a presentation talk at the charity event and launch of Pet Soul Training.  The event will be held on the 1st November 2014, 1pm - 5pm, at the Residents Pavilion, 129 Grand Drive, London SW20 9LY.  Entry fee: £5 per person, Children under 12 Free.  Buy tickets in advance online (choose Events) 

Nicole Adams - 10km Castle to Castle Race

Nicole Adams will be participating in the Warwick Castle Rotary Club 10 - Castle to Castle 10km Race to help raise funds for RSDR.  The event will be held on the Friday 6 June 2014,  and the race will go from Warwick castle to Kennilworth Castle, in the UK.   

If you would like to sponsor Nicole in her fantastic effort for the 6 June, please go Nicoles Fundraising Page.

RSDR Dog Walkies - 14 June 2014

Wonderful day at our RSDR Dog Walk in Minchinhampton, Stroud, UK on Saturday 14 June 2014. If you would like to view more photos of this event, please go to our RSDR Dog Walk Facebook Album 

Snodland Dog Show - 29 September 2013

RSDR will be holding a stall at this years Snodland Dog show at Snodland, Kent in the UK on the 29 September 2013.  

Please come along to see our team members Teresa, Sarah and Justine at the stall, we would love your support. 

RSDR NL Spoekes Day - 1 September 2013

Our Dutch Team had an RSDR stall at Sphoekes day in Heteren in the Netherlands on the Sunday 1 September 2013.

RSDR NL - Hondendag  -  11 August 2013


RSDR Stall at Tonbridge Dog Show - 23 June 2013

On Sunday 23rd of june 2013 two of our UK team - Teresa & Sarah - along with volunteers Veronika and her husband Richard held a stall at the Tunbridge Dog Stall. It was a very successful day with the grand total of £132 had been raised. A big thank you to Veronika and Richard for all their help.

Animal Welfare Charities Bazaar - 4 May 2013

A stall was held for RSDR at the Animal Welfare Charities Bazaar at Highfield Church Centre, Highland Lane, highfield, Southampton on the 4 May 2013.   The stall was organised by Eva Laysan, Mark Bursey and Jayne Laysan.

The stall raised 60 pounds.  Thank you so much guys for a job well done.

Bring & Buy Sale - Cliffords Mesne Village Hall - Saturday 13 April 2013

A Bring & Buy Sale was held at Cliffords Mesne Village Hall in Newent, Gloucestershire, UK on the Saturday 13 April 2013.   Thank you very much to Ruth Sanderson for organising the event and for raising a wonderful  534.16 euros.

RSDR & Ruth would like to make Special thanks to David & Tracy Beaumont, Hayley & Mandy Hutton, Sylvia Langford, Marian Roper, June Peachy, Anita Chaloner, Jan & John, and of course my long suffering hubby David(!!!) Thank you to Dave Beaumont, Pam Everitt, and Liz at The Card Shop Newent for supplying such lovely raffle prizes.

The Spa Day was won by Jennifer Smith.

Warley Woods Dog Walk - 21 April 2013

A Dog Walk was held at Warley Woods, Smethwick, West Midlands on the Sunday 21 April 2013 to raise funds for Rudozem Street Dog Rescue.  A stall of cakes was sold at the event.

Thank you to Emily Harney for arranging the dog walk and for raising 55 pounds on the day.  Thank you Emily for a job well done

Pets for Homes in Haverford - March 2013

Tracey Lindsey our UK Adoption Co-Ordinator recently had a small stall at Pets for Homes in Haverford, Wales to promote and create awareness for RSDR. Tracey raised £ 85.00 on the day. Thank you Tracey for a job well done.

Photo of Tracey and RSDR dog Harold (with a young visitor saying hello).

Gareth Duffins Drumathon - 9th February 2013

Gareth Duffin recently completed a 27 hours Drumathon on the 9th February.  

His amazing accomplished raised  £ 2,231.00 for RSDR.  We can’t thank Gareth enough.  Gareths Youtube Video of his event is now available on his fundraising page at the link below. 

To view Gareths Fundraising page please press here.

Gareth recently had a T shirt and set list signed by Icelandic group Sigur Ross, to auction on Ebay to raise funds for RSDR. Both items are signed by all three members, Jonsi, Georg and Or-ri. 77pounds was raised.  Thank you Gareth

Charity Festive Christmas Market at Winchester Guildhall on Sunday 25 November 2012

Thank you to Jayne and Eva Laysan and Eva’s boyfriend Mark for holding RSDR stalls at White Road parish Hall, Southampton on the 10th November and at Guildhall, Winchester on the 25th November.

Jason Church Spartan Beast 12 mile Obstacle race from Hell - 18 November 2012

Thank you to Jason church who completed the grueling 12 mile Spartan Beast obstacle Course from Hell on the 18th November. It was tough going and Jason had cramp but he did it for our dogs.

 Press here to view Jason's Fundraising Page

Charlotte Turner's 20 Mile walk - 17 November 2012

Thank you to Char-lotte Turner who did a 20 mile walk on the 17th November from Shard end to Atherstone to raise money for RSDR.

Press here to view Charlotte's fundraising page

Angela Tutt - 10km Shock Absorbers Women's only run - 20 October 2012

Thank you Angela Tutt for completing the 10 km Shock Absorbers women's only run on the 20th october. It was tough going but Angela said she kept thinking of the names of the RSDR dogs and it kept her going. Angela raised approximately 300 Euros.

Press here to view Angelas Fundraising page.

RSDR NL Stall - Sphoek Day September 2012

Thank you to the Dutch team for hold-ing an RSDR stall at the Sphoek day In Holland at the end of September. It was lovely to see some of the adopted RSDR dogs there with their families. 180 Euros was raised and another 30 by Ineke selling charity bracelets.

RSDR Stall in UK -  27 October 2012

Thank you to Jayne Laysan, Eva and Mark for hav-ing an RSDR stand at the Animal Welfare Charities Bazzar on the 27th october in Southampton. They raised 183 pounds then Jayne took some things to work to sell and raised more. She told her daughters she would match the amount raised so the total with Jayne’s donation was a fantastic 500.65 Euros. 

RSDR at Pets at Home - 30 September 2012

Thank you to Daniel Pratt ( Sloth), Pippa Unwin and Pam Nicolson for representing and raising funds for RSDR at Pets At Home, Stoneferry, Hull on the 30th September and to Gemma at Pets At Home. Pippa and Sloth took along Holly, Elizabeth and Ariel and Pam took Roly along.

Chase Giving Competition - 19 September 2012

Thank you to all those that voted for the Harmony Fund Inc in the Chase Giving Competition. The Harmony Fund Inc came 14th place, and won $ 50,000. This was then divded between 25 charities, and RSDR are to receive $ 2000.00 US dollars (1,500 euros).    "Harmony Fund Inc" & The Great Animal Chase are supporting RSDR's mission in a Winter Readiness Campaign, to help us raise funds for the Roof before this winter.

The "Harmony Fund Inc" has entered a "huge" competition on facebook in the "Chase Community Giving" competition and if they win a prize, they will divide the winnings with RSDR and 24 other needy charities.  Chase Community Giving" is giving away 1.5 million dollars to help charities, with a huge first prize of $ 250,000.

Please vote for "Harmony Fund Inc" to help RSDR share in these winnings and help us to fix our dangerous roof for our cats & dogs.  Press here for more details

Art Exhibition by Artist Lyn Flanders - 28 July to 5 August 2012

Lyn Flanders had an exhibition of her artwork at Pittenweem library 28th July - 5th August. Lyn very kindly donated proceeds from the sale of her art to Serbian Forgotten Paws and Rudozem Street Dog Rescue. She also had information to display about the work of both charities to help raise awareness.

Samantha Rowles - Sponsored weight Loss - 3 September 2012

Well done Sam for losing 11lb and raising 80 euros for RSDR. Thank you.

Please view Sam's Fundraising Page

Sarah Yeadon & Alice Morgan - Sponsored Cycle 15 July 2012

Many thanks to Sarah and Alice who did a sponsored bike ride for us on the 15th July. The sun was shining for them and they came very close to a herd of deer during their ride. The girls raised 155 euros for RSDR.

Please view their Fundraising page here

RSDR NL - Dog Day 7 July 2012

Many thanks to our Dutch team who had an RSDR stall at this event in Holland. 126.25 Euros was raised and 42 euros from charity bracelets sold by Ineke.

Julie Lewis - British Gas 1 Mile Swim - 1 July 2012

Julie completed her mile swim at Salford Quays on the 1st july and raised approximately 607 British pounds for RSDR. Thank you Julie

Please view Julie's Fundraising Page 

Competition for RSDR to win £500 on Bigheart Bingos charity of the month June 2012

RSDR won the £500 Bigheart Bingo's Charity of the month competition.  Thank you to everyone that voted.  These funds will go towards our roof renovations

RSDR have been nominated on Bigheart Bingo facebook page for the Month of June to win a donation of £500 from

You can vote by liking their facebook page at the following link and then commenting on their timeline page saying "I vote for RSDR" or you can email saying "I vote for RSDR (Rudozem Street Dog Rescue) for the month of June" 

Competition for RSDR to win $ 5000 on Anita's Sunsuper Dream - Month of June 2012

RSDR won the $ 5000 Sunsuper Dream competition.  Thank you to everyone that voted.  These funds will go towards our roof renovations. 

Vote For

Anita's Sunsuper Dream to win $ 5000 for RSDR (Rudozem Street Dog Rescue)

Please go to the following link:

RSDR need this shelter, as by next Winter, we might not even have a shelter and this money would help us out a lot to be able to renovate the first shed in the Shelter. Last winter the roof nearly collapsed on the dogs/humans from the snow and even now the roof is leaking badly when it rains. Please don't let it happen we need the funds.

RSDR Dog Walk in Holland - 1 April 2012

On the 1st april our fantastic team in Holland held an RSDR dog walk on the beach. 1060.75 Euros was raised towards the roof fund. Many of our adopted dogs were there and it was so nice for us to see pictures of them all together.

Justine Storey, Kym Astbury and Derri Dunn's Orpington Marafun 2012 - Saturday 12 May 2012

A big thank you to Derri, Justine and Kym who took part in the Orpington Marafun to raise funds for RSDR. 510 Euros was raised through the fundraising widgets on the website and approximately 100 pounds was raised in other donations.  Derri participated in the Half Marathon Road Run and Justine & Kym did the 10km Road Race. sing page below:

Derri Dunns fundraising page 

Justine & Kyms fundraising page  

Gareth Duffin's - 24 Hour Drumathon - 4 February 2012

We would like to say well done and thank you to Gareth for completing his 24 hour drumathon to raise funds for RSDR. It was an extremely difficult task, but he did it and raised one thousand, six hundred and eighty two Euros (1,682) . 

If you would like to sponsor Gareth please visit his fundraising page below.

Gareth Duffins - Fundraising Page

Competition for RSDR in Animal Friends "Charity of the Month" - June 2012

RSDR won the Animal Friends Insurance "Charity of the Month" competition of 5000 pounds.  These funds were put towards shelter renovations of the roof.

RSDR Stall at School - November 2011

Thank you to Justine Storey and to Ann who helped her with a stall at her son’s school, to raise money for RSDR. 63 pounds was raised selling home made chutney, dog treats and the very 

Food for Friends Appeal - in honour of "Matty" October 2011

Nearly 700 Euros has been raised for the Food for Friends appeal in "honour of our dear Matty". This includes 150 from the kind gentleman who came up with the idea of this appeal and 150 from Anita Weber who matched his offer. Thank you so much to everyone who donated. We will order the food then take a picture to show the food that this appeal has bought. A special thank you to the following people for donating: Geraldine Rynn, Derri dunn, Justine Storey, Melita Mather, Donna Schleck, Julie Lewis, Sharon Williams, Judy McHugh, Julie Schubeler, Noodle Veness, Chris Pearce, Trisha Waddell, Anne Edmonds, Julia Prestbury, Julia Stavrietsky, Tracey lindsey, Linda Kay, Kathrine Hill, Sue White, Susan-na Benn, Reina Reiman, Ineke Kleij, Anita Weber and the very kind gentleman.

Quiz night - 8 October 2011

170 pounds was raised at the RSDR quiz night in Norfolk on 8th october. Many thanks to Mandy and Gina who organised the quiz and to Julie, Derri and Theresa from RSDR UK who all were there on the night to help and to Michael Huggins from Kraft Foods who donated a fantastic Cadbury’s hamper to help raise funds.

Sarah & Georgia's - Dog Walk 22 October 2011

A big thank you to Sarah Yeadon and Georgia Powell who raised 280 pounds for RSDR by doing a sponsored walk at Wim-bledon Common.   Photo.  Sarah and Georgia with Tess and Jasper.


View Sarah and Georgia's Fundraising Page  

Craig Cooper - 100 mile Bike Ride - 11 September 2011

Thank you to Craig for raising over 300 pounds on his bike ride for RSDR.  We appreciate it very much.

View Craig Coopers Fundraising Page

RSDR Stalls in the UK - 2011

August 6th 2011 - RSDR UK have been invited to have a stand at the fun dog show Capable Canines at Catton Hall , Derbyshire

August 6th 2011 - RSDR UK will have a small stall being held at a Dog show in Kent - Tonbridge Farm

August 20th 2011 - RSDR UK will have a stall at a Dog show in East Malling.

RSDR Stall - Snodland Dog Show - 2011

Derri Dunn had a stall at the Snodland dog show in the UK - She got the whole stall there on her motorbike!!! At the front you can see some dog and cat beds she crocheted from rag strips - She calls them Rag and Bone pet beds!! Derri raised over £78.

Cake Sale - July 2011

Sarah Yeadon and Ailish Finn held a cake sale at their school to raise funds for RSDR. They made a grand total of £55.07 so a great success. BIG thank you to you both for all your hard work and for caring about the RSDR dogs. Photo: Sarah left and Ailish on the right

RSDR NL Sphoek Day - 21 August 2011

On the 21st August members of our Dutch team held a stall at the Sphoedag in Holland. It was a great day and they raised 53 Euros for RSDR and many brand new collars were kindly donated to us. Lila who was being fostered by Jenny, one of our team members, was there on the day and it was there that she met the family who fell in love with her and adopted her. It was lovely that some of the RSDR dogs previously adopted were also there on the day. Patricia who adopted Teddy was there with him and Amber who she is now fostering. Kim and her family were there with Mila (Fluffy pup) and Gable who they have adopted and Jutta was there with Marek, now Logan who has gown into quite a large boy.

RSDR Stall - Sunday 3 July 2011

Sunday July 3rd will find the RSDR stand at Kirk Hallam, Derbyshire (by the lake!) There will be lots of stalls for you to browse so come along to support the Friends of Kirk Hallam Lake. To find out more about their work, visit the website

Street Collection in Nuneaton - April 2011

Thank you to a lovely group of people whom applied to the Nuneaton Council to do a street collection for RSDR earlier this month.  Greyhounds Norman, Gabriel, Ramona and Floyd helped collect monies with the lovely Lynn Hopkins, Jo kemp, Sue Cotton, Fay McCallumand and Eluned Edwards. The group raised 130 pounds for RSDR.  Thank you very much guys we appreciate it very much.

Crufts - March 2011

Marc Abraham, TV vet invited RSDR to share a stand again at this years Crufts. A big thank you to Julie, Sam and Nikita, Vicky and Tim, Charlotte, Becci, Jo and Heather who all helped out on the day. 175 pounds was raised and many items were donated either for the dogs or to be sold or raffled to raise funds.

RSDR NL Stall - World Animal Day - 21 April 2011

RSDR NL held a stall on the 2nd April at Amersfoot 

ATAAC - Melbourne Pet & Animal Expo 19 & 20 February 2011

Many thanks to ATAAC (Australian teenagers against animal cruelty) who helped to raise awareness and funds for RSDR at their stand at the Melbourne Pet and Animal Expo, last month. 500 euros was raised for RSDR.

Anita & Petes 14km Mountain Trek - 17 October 2010

Thank you to Anita Parsons and Peter Weber for raising funds for Rudozem street dog rescue by doing a 14km trek up Mt Archer.  Anita & Pete raised $ 3,290.42 US dollars.  We can't thank them enough. 

Anita Parsons Fundraising Page - Please press here

Charlotte and Becci's Badgerbite Run - 3 October 2010

Thank you to Charlotte & Becci for running 6km in the Badgerbite Run on 3 October 2010.  The girls raised 265 euros. Thank you so much.

 View Charlotte and Beccis Fundraising Page

Julie & heathers 1 mile Swim - 26 September 2010

Thank you to the Julie, Heather, Julie and Terrie who participated in the 1 mile swim to raise money for the RSDR. The girls raised over 700 pounds. Thank you very much for a job well done.

Please press here to go to their fundraising page.

UK Events

21 August 2010 - RSDR UK Stall - Doggy Fun Day at Babbington Rescue, Nottingshire. Anyone interested in attenting should call 01159324576

21 August 2010 - (postponed) Julie & Heathers swim 1 mile - see more details below

29 August 2010 - RSDR UK Stall - Fun Dog Show, Pooley Country Park, NR. Tamworth, Warwickshire. Phone: 0182764420

12 September 2010 - RSDR UK Stall - WHAC (West Hallam Animal Charities), Park Hall Farm, Park Hall Lane, Mapperley, Ilkestone, Derbyshire DE76DA (10:00am - 4:30pm)

19 September 2010 - RSDR UK Stall - Pup Aid 2010 Boutique music festival & celeb judged dog show, Stanmer House, Near Brighton. Marc Abraham (Marc the vet) will also be there.

26 September 2010 - RSDR UK Stall - Fun dog show, Markeaton Park, Derby (11am-3pm)

Auction Rolf Harris Autographed T-Shirt April 2010

The auction is now closed and raised 43 Pounds.


Rolf Harris, famous Australian Folk Singer and Artist met with our wonderful Julie Lewis in the UK. Julie managed to get him to sign a RSDR T-Shirt. If you would like to own this wonderful t-shirt from this famous celebrity, please support the RSDR by placing a bid on the Below Ebay Link. 

Dean Koontz - Book Auction 8 April 2010

Book Auction Closed.  We raised $ 800.00 AUD for 2 books by Dean Koontz.  Thank you for supporting Rudozem Street Dog Rescue.  Last year, well renown author, Dean Koontz donated signed copies of his books to the RSDR to help with fundraising. (see link for details on why Dean Koontz donated)

RSDR at Crufts - 14 March 2010

We were very kindly invited to share a stand at Crufts with Mark the vet from TV.  This was a great opportunity to raise awareness of the plight of the street dogs in Bulgaria.  Many items were donated by other companies and stall holders for which we were very grateful.  Many thanks to Julie, Colin, Lisa, Heather, Rachel, Sam and Nikita who worked so hard and represented us on the day.

Julie & Colin Lewis - Sponsored Fun Run 12 September 2009

Thank you to Julie and Colin Lewis for raised £475.00 in the 5 km fun run at Graves Park, Sheffield on 12 September 2009 . Julie has a fundraising page on the Dovetrust's charity giving website.  We wish them the best of luck and thank them for doing this.

Julie Lewis Fundraising Page - Please press here