Many Tears are extremely grateful for any fund raising, donations, volunteers who come to help. Some of those who have helped our animals are listed below with our thanks. If you would like something listed on this page, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
11-08-22 GARY SAUNDERS
Thank you to Gary Saunders who raised an absolutely incredible £570 in honour of his father in law, Terence Claydon.
Gary cycled 18 miles from Bridgwater, Somerset to Weston-Super-Mare's Pier and then walked a further 21 miles, all in the pouring rain! Thank you so much for your support and hard work!
10-08-22 CINDY SKIPPER
Our thanks to Cindy Skipper who donates many knitted blankets every 3 months along with other much needed items.
Cindy loves making things and loves it even more if her crafts can be put to good use with our dogs!
Thank you Cindy for your continued support.
08-08-22 MARGARET ALLEN
Our sincere thanks and condolencens to the family, friends and colleagues of Margaret Allen for their very kind donation of £140 in her memory. We are very grateful for their kindness and support especially at this very sad time.
02-08-22 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION
Our thanks to Viv and Sash for another great amount raised from the monthly auctions they hold on Facbooke. The July auction raised a wonderful £1612.50 and as always as well as Viv and Sash we must thank everyone who took part either by donating items or buying them. If you would like to take part in the next auction you will find details on Many Tears Awareness Auction Page
02-08-22 WESTI GIGGLES FACEBOOK GROUP
We would like to say a hige thank you to Westie Giggles Facebook Group who held an auction and has raised a whopping £700 which they have donated to Many Tears. We are so grateful to all who have donated, bought items and organised such a successful auction.
29-07-22 PABLO RIDGE
A huge thank you to Pablo ridge who have continued to help us save lives. We have had some really sad cases lately and I truly believe Pablo Ridge have been a major part of help us to save lives of dogs like Nia with their great quality raw food. So a huge huge thank you to them for their kindness and support.
28-07-22 DOGGY SQUAD STORE
Furbie (and her amazing ears!) would like to send a huge thank you to DoggySquad who very kindly sent us another parcel full of amazing treats and food for the dogs in our care! Thank you SO much for your support!
26-07-22 STOUTS HILL HOUSE
A huge thank you to Dorothy and Peter Legrys who allowed an afternoon tea to be held at Stouts Hill House in Uley to raise funds for Many Tears and 2 other rescues. We are very grateful to Sharon and Alison who put so much hard work into organising this and making sandwiches and to everyone who baked cakes, whipped cream and provided raffle prizes.
26-07-22 THE AGILITY CLUB
Thank you to The Agility Club who have raised an incredible £135 for Many Tears by holding a raffle at the Agility Club show. We are so grateful for your kindness and support - thank you!
22-07-22 JESSIE BLYTHE
Thank you to Jessie Blythe who spent a week volunteering at the rescue. We are so grateful for all of your hard work! Thank you!
22-07-22 LAURA PEARSON
Thank you to Laura Pearson, a very kind vet who gave up her time to help us in our Spay & Neuter clinic. We are so thankful for your help and hard work.
17-07-22 VANESSA AND EMILY BUCHANAN
Our thanks to Vanessa and Emily Buchanan for their lovely donation of bedding, food and other items for the dogs at Many Tears. We are very grateful to them for their kindness and support.
15-07-22 DOGGY SQUAD
Thank you so much to DoggySquad who very kindly sent us a box packed full to the brim of The Innocent Hound treats for the dogs in our care!
Lollipop was more than happy to taste test them! She is blind and only has a few teeth remaining but absolutely loved the tuna & crab flavour!
Thank you so much DoggySquad! The dogs at the rescue are really going to enjoy munching their way through these! We are so grateful for your kindness and support!
15-07-2022 ROBYN, ELI & MADDIE GODDARD
A huge thank you to Robyn, Eli & Maddie Goddard and their teaches. Robyn, Eli & Maddie each donated £10 on behalf of their teachers as their end of term present which was such a lovely and very kind thing to do
Robyn donated on behalf of her teacher Ms Williams, Reception, Ysgol Brynsierfel
Eli donated on behalf of his teacher Mr Bennett, Year 1, Ysgol Brynsierfel
Maddie donated on behalf of her teacher Mrs Saunders, Year 3, Ysgol Brynsierfel
12-07-22 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION PAGE
June was another extremely sucessful month for Viv & Sash who run the Many Tears Awareness Auction Page. They have raised an amazing £1,127.00 for Many Tears with their June Auction.
As well as being really grateful to Viv and Sash we would also like to thank ev eryone who donate lovely items for the auction and to those who support the auction each month by bidding.
Thank you so much.
10-07-2022 IN MEMORY OF JUNE PETERS
Our sincere thanks and condolencens to the family and friends of June Peters who donated £550.00 in her memory. We are very grateful for their kindness and support especially at this very sad time. June was a huge animal lover and had two very loved Many Tears dogs who loved her in return. She supported Many Tears every Chrismas and birthday asking for donations to us instead of presents for herself and we are very grateful to her for everything she did for us and for giving her dogs a wonderful life.
Thank you CSJ for the amazing herbs and the food that was sent as a donation. This will be a huge help to us.
06-07-22 DOGS UNLEASHED -DRIFFIELD
Our thanks to Liz Middleton, Louise Bell and her son Jamie and Jan Forshaw and who held a stall for Many Tears at Dogs Unleashed in Driffield and raised £670. We are extremely grateful to them all for their support and hard work at putting the stall together and raising such a great amount.
29-06-22 4 CORNERS BIKE CHALLENGE
Huge thanks to our lovely supporter Andy, who has taken part in the 4 Corners Bike Challenge, which covered a massive 1400 miles! Andy completed the gruelling challenge in just 28hrs and hasreported back that "The weather was perfect... it was a ride I will never forget" We wont forget either Andy and are very grateful for your smashing your fundraising target and raising a wonderful £720!
We know you needed a few days to recover and hope you arent quite so saddle sore now!
29-06-22 R&D DOG WALKING SERVICES
Massive thanks to R&D Dog Walking Services who did their Sponsored Dog Walk. They walked along the Grantham Canal and have raised a whopping £1880 so far! Thank you so much to everyone involved, on behalf of all the dogs you are supporting and all of our staff, well done!
29-06-22 CARDIFF UNI LAW STUDENTS
Sally Ham contacted us, representing Cardiff Uni Law Students who fundraised for us by floating down the River Taff in fancy dress and raised £336.00 to date. This is an amazing amount and it sounds so much fun! Thank you so much to everyone involved.
29-06-22 SOPHIE AND MILLY
Huge thank you to Sophie and Milly who came all the way from Kent to groom for us!! They have been absolutely amazing and we have some very happy, comfortable and beautiful doggies now!
Thank you so much to Rosie who raised an incredible £310 by setting herself the tough challenge of climbing Ben Nevis to raise money for Many Tears. Well done Rosie! Thank you so much for you support, we are so grateful for your kindness and dedication!
24-06-22 STEVE GUMMER - KONTEMPRY
Our thanks to Steve Gummer from Kontempry who had some of his company marketing budget left and donated this to Many Tears to sponsor our 2022 Christmas Cards this year. We are very grateful for their support.
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Jason regularly comes to help out, he always brings treats for the dogs and today he made very generous donation to the Gift of Sight. Thank you Jason for your kindness and spending time with the dogs, we all look forward to seeing you.
13-06-22 THAMES DOG SHOW AT NEWBURY
Thank you to all who came out and helped us at our stall at the Thames Dog Show at Newbury this past weekend. Thanks to all of your hard work and the support of all of the attendees we raised an incredible £5464.62 for the rescue!
Thank you also to the Thames Agility Club for allowing us to have a stall.
07-06-22 IRIS FRANKLIN
Thank you to Iris Franklin for your kind donation of £50.00 for the dogs in our care. We are so grateful for your help and support, thank you!
06-06-22 WOODLANDS PARK RESORT
A huge thank you to Woodlands Park Resort who have raised an incredible £255.27 for Many Tears which they raised from ticket sales and a ‘jar on the bar’ from their cabaret show for the Jubilee Celebrations. We are so grateful to all of the team at Woodlands Park Resort for their continued support of the rescue and for their hard work and generiosity. We are so very grateful for your support.
02-06-22 CHRISTABEL PHOTOGRAPHY
Many Tears is very lucky to have a wonderful photographer Christabel Linn of Christabel Photography (www.christabelphotography.co.uk) who regularly supports us by taking some truly amazing photos which we use on the website and for our Christmas cards.
Recently she took part in an international collaborative fundraising project, Tails of the World: The Book. This is a global collective of pet photographers celebrating the dogs of their own region and raising funds for a local charity. Many Tears was Christabel's chosen charity and she raised an amazing £825 with the help of some amazing dogs who will now be published in one big, beautiful coffee table book featuring stunning pet portraiture from artists all around the globe.
You can see the photos she took here: https://fb.watch/dnrVGaRB2L/
We are very grateful to Christabel for her kindness and support over the years and look forward to seeing her pictures featured in Tails of the World.
01-06-22 PETS LOVE FRESH
Thank you so much to Pets Love Fresh who very generously donated a package of food to the dogs in our care. As you can see, little Bumble Bee was straight over to sniff and investigate this and is very much looking forward to sampling some!
A massive thank you to Terry has done another carboot sale for Many Tears and has raised nearly £800. We are so grateful for all her hard work and wonderful support as well as everyone who helped her on the day.
25-05-22 HARBOUR LIGHT TEA ROOM
We would like to say a huge thank you to Laura, the team and all the customers at the Harbour Lights Tea Room in Burry Port who have emptied their collecting tin and send a wonderful £239.00 to us. Thank you so much for your continued support, we are so grateful!
Thank you to Leighton and supporters who have very kindly donated lots of bedding and goodies to all of the dogs at Many Tears. We are so grateful for all of your help and support!
15-05-22 JULIA CUTTLE
A huge thank you to Julia Cuttle a very kind vet who came to spay and neuter some of our dogs. We are so grateful for her time and kindness.
14-05-22 ALISON DURMAN
Thank you to Alison Durman for giving up two days to help at Many Tears Rescue
Thank you to Gem who gives up her spare time to volunteer with and help all of the dogs are the rescue. We are so grateful for all of your help and support!
09-05-22 IAN MALLET & RUBY
Thank you to Ian Mallet and his dog Ruby who came up with a very creative way of raising £250 for Many Tears! Ruby would find abandoned golf balls and collect them and then sold them back to golfers for a donation to Many Tears.
Thank you so much for all of your hard work and support, we are so grateful!
09-05-22 LOUISE, LINDA & CONNIE THE WESTIE
Thank you to Louise, Linda and Connie the Westie who have very kindly sent us a wonderful package filled with collars! We are so grateful for your support and these will be really useful for the dogs at the rescue - thank you!
07-05-22 MICHELLE AND RACHEL
A big thank you to Michelle and Rachael who came groomed some of our dog in our tiny grooming room all day. We are extremely grateful to them for helping us to make our dogs look and feel so much better.
07-05-22 B&M CWMDU
A big thank you to Melanie, Lowri and all the staff in B&M in Cwmdu for all these lovely donations
06-05-2022 IN MEMORY OF CONELIUS NUNN
Our sincere thanks and condolencens to the colleagues of Conelius Nunn at Barts Health for their very kind donation of £226.50 in his memory. We are very grateful for their kindness and support especially at this very sad time.
01-03-22 MANY TEARS AWARENESS AUCTION PAGE
Thank you to Viv & Sash from the Many Tears Awareness Auction Page who have raised an incredible £935.62 for Many Tears with their April Auction.
We are so grateful for all of your hard work and dedication to the rescue and really appreciate everything you for for us.
We would also like to say a huge thank you to all of those who donate lovely items for the auction and to those who support the auction each month by bidding. Thank you so much.
04-05-22 PAULINE DROY-MOORE
Thank you so much to Pauline Droy-Moore who has raised another incredible £400 for the rescue, bringing the total raised this year to over £1000 so far. Pauline creates and sells beautiful and unique resin items and very kindly donates the profits to Many Tears. Thank you so much Pauline for all of your hard work and generosity, we really appreciate your support.
02-05-22 LOUISE, CAT & ROW
A huge thank you to Louise, Cat and Row, a vet and two vet nurses who very kindly gave up their time to come and spay and neuter at our surgery at the rescue. We are so grateful for your hard work and for all of your support. Thank you!
30-04-22 CLARISA WU AND KIRSTY BULL
Thank you to Clarisa Wu and Kirsty Bull who can and spayed and neutered for us on today.
We are so grateful as this will help our dogs get to the new forever and foster homes as
soon as possible..
30-04-22 CHILLIDREN OF THE VALLEY SAUCES
A massive thank you to Dan, Oakley and Sanit for their £250 donation from the sale of their delicious Chillidren of the Valley sauces
A massive thanks to Sophia who came an volunteered at Many Tears to spay and neuter our dogs. We are desperate for veterinary help and so her hard work and help was really appreciated.
28-04-22 VITA CANIS STYLE TO THE RESCUE
Our thanks to Vita Canis who raised £1554 from the prize money and share of profits from their Style To Rescue event. We are every grateful to everyone who took part in this especially Liz MIddleton who arranges for Many Tears dogs to attend this event and who has also sent us £200 she raised from taking part in it other bits of fundraising she has done.
25-04-22 CP PLUMBING
Huge thank you to the lovely ladies from CP Plumbing who travelled 4 hours to Many Tears to install the plumbing in our new grooming room. We are so grateful for all of your help and supprt - thank you so much!
22-04-22 LOUISE THE VET
We would like to say a huge thank you to Louise, who is a wonderful vet who drove all the way from North Wales to come and spay and neuter dogs with us for two days. We areso grateful for your help and cannot thank you enough!
21-04-22 BEV MUIR
Thank you to Bev Muir who raised an incredible £380 from holding a collection at the Brecon Food Market over Easter. Thank you so much for all of your help and support and thank you to everyone at the Market who were so very generous.
18-04-22 MT ONLINE FUNDRAISING PAGE
Thank you to the team who run the Many Tears Online Fundraising Page who have raised an incredible £1066.20 by holding a Spring Craft Fair! Thank you so much for all of your hard work and support! We are very grateful to everyone who donated items and to everyone who bought them!
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14-04-22 CG Agility & Obedience
Our thanks to everyone who took part in the agility fun competition organised by CG Agility & Obedience and raised £65 for Many Tears. We hope both humans and dogs all had a great time and are very grateful for your support.
13-04-22 RHIAN LITTLEHYLES
Thank you so much to Rhian Littlehyles a vet who has volunteered her time at the rescue today to do spays and neuter operations. We are so grateful for your hard work and support and for helping us to get dogs ready to move on to their new homes.
12-04-22 SECOND HAND SHOP
We have a wonderful group of people who run a second hand shop in Yateley, Hampshire to raise funds for Many Tears. They have had a brilliant first quarter and raised £7,000. Along with the team who run the shop, we are also very grateful to everyone who donates items to sells and those who come and buy.
07-04-22 THE CROOKED BILLET
Huge thanks to Janis and the wonderful staff and customers at The Crooked Billet in Wimbledon, who published a calendar and sold them, donating the proceeds to Many Tears. They raised a wonderful £113.20. Thank you so much to everyone who took part in creating, selling andpurchasing the calendar and for being so kind and supportive to the dogs.
06-04-22 TRACEY CLARK
A huge thank you to Tracey Clark who together with her personal trainer and remedial therapist did a relay on wattsbikes and gym bikes of 1880 miles. They raised a total of £1350 which was split between Many Tears and another rescue. We are very grateful to them all for taking on this challenge which was particularly hard work for Tracey due to medical conditions and the dogs are very grateful too!
06-04-22 LADY C
A massive ‘Thank You’ to Lady C for hosting another hugely successful Afternoon Tea Event at her Castle Goring residence especially for and in aid of Many Tears, helping to raise much-needed funds for the animals.
I was fortunate enough to attend one of these very special and unique events on Sunday, to represent Many Tears. It was so lovely to meet lots of our Many Tears supporters and of course Lady Campbell, who also took the time to show us around her beautiful home.
We all sat down and enjoyed a gorgeous traditional afternoon tea around the enormous dining table that had come from Buckingham Palace no less!
We thought you would like to see this photograph of such a special event, and we are so grateful to Lady C for opening her home for Many Tears and her generosity in holding not one, but four of these Afternoon Tea Events in aid of Many Tears.
Best Wishes Beverley Price – Fundraising Coordinator Many Tears.
05-04-22 JETS REMPLOY
A huge thank you to Adam Yudowitz who arrange for his empolyers, JETS Remploy, to donate a new oxygen concentrator for our vet surgery. This is an invaluable piece of equipment that will really help our vets and save lives.
30-03-22 ROY PASS & ERIK LANFEAR
Thank you to Roy Pass and Erik Lanfear for all of their help every week doing all the handy man jobs for Many Tears. We are so grateful for all of your hard work and support. Thank you so much.
Our thanks once again to Leighton and all his supporters for all these amazing goodies!
20-03-22 MRS PARKER
A huge thank you to Mrs Parker for giving us a wonderful little van. This is a God send as all our vans are huge and getting into some of the farm yards is so hard.
19-03-22 ALISON PALMER
Thank you to Alison Palmer who very kindly donated treats to Kennel 64, which is the kennel that she sponsors. They will be so happy to get an extra treat or two! We are so grateful for all of your continued support.
11-03-22 IN MEMORY OF KEN BRISTOW
Our thanks to the family and friends of Ken Bristow who have raised over £700 for Many Tears in his memory. We are so grateful to everyone who donated in Ken's memory and we are extremely sorry for your loss and grateful for your support and kindness at such a difficult time.
08-03-22 MORRISONS MORFA
Thank you to Morrisons in Morfa who have very kindly offered us their monthly dog food collections. We are so grateful for their kindness and support and this will really help us to feed the dogs at the rescue each month.
Thank you to Joanna for organising this collection.
08-03-22 LILYS KITCHEN
Thank you to Lilys Kitchen who have very kindly sent us lots of treats for all the dogs in our care! Our dogs will be so excited to get an extra tasty treat today! Thank you so much to Lilys Kitchen for your continued support, we are so grateful for all the support that you have shown us!
06-03-22 CABIN COFFEE DAY
A huge thank you to the Cabin Crew who ran a Cabin Coffee Day at Many Tears on 5th March. They raised an amazing £766.35 plus £180.00 from virtual tea, coffee and cakes donations which came to a total of £946.34. Then a lovely supported rounded the figure up to make the grand total £1,000!! We are really grateful to everyone who took part whether you baked, bought cakes, coffee or other items, took part in the tombola or joined us virtually everyone one of you made it a fantastic day and thank you.
03-03-22 GARNGOCH HOSPITAL
Thank you to the staff and patients at Garngoch Hospital in Gorseinon who have very kindly collected lots of wonderful donations to the rescue and have raised money too. We are so grateful for all of your help and support, thank you so much for choosing to support us!
01-03-22 VET SULA GAY
Huge thank you to Sula Gay, a vet who very kindly volunteered her time to spay and neuter dogs at the rescue. We are so grateful for your hard work and support and for helping us to get dogs ready to move on to their new homes.
01-03-22 MANY TEARS AWARNESS AUCTION
Another big thank you to Viv Vardy Smith and Sasha Ball who have sent us £1562.60 from the Many Tears Awareness Auction page and the Buy It Nows fund raiser they ran during 8th February. As always we must also thank the lovely people that make items and donate items especially the lovely jewellery. Thank you all for your wonderful support, particularly through these trying times.
28-02-22 GILL RADCLIFFE
Thank you so much to Gill Radcliffe who very kindly donated over £200 of dog food to the rescue centre. We are so grateful for your help and support and the dogs in our care are going to really enjoy sampling all the tasty goodies - thank you!
Thank you also to Jane and Michaela who helped get these donations safely to the rescue.
26-02-22 CHLOE WILLIAMS FROM THE DOG SHED
Thank you to Chloe Williams from The Dog Shed who very kindly gave up her time today to come and bath and groom some of our new arrivals. We are so grateful for your help and support and I know that our dogs are now feeling much more comfortable with their new hair cuts. Thank you!
25-02-22 MICHELLE BUCKLAND
Thank you to Michelle Buckland for the cheese to help with Hiro's training, and for the lovely note that came with it, we really appreciate it!
25-02-22 SKYE AT DEWKES OF MUMBLES
We would like to say a big thank you to Skye from Dewkes of Mumbles who spent the day volunteering in our grooming room and helped so many dogs to feel more comfortable and free from matts and tangles. Thank you for all of your hard help!
24-02-22 PAMPERED DOGS WILTON
We would like to say a huge thank you to Jade and Denver from Pampered Dogs Wilton who came down and spent their day volunteering in our grooming room. Our new arrivals were bathed and groomed and are now feeling so much more comfortable and free from matts and tangles. Thank you both so much for all of your hard work!
20-03-22 SUE AND ROSS
Our thanks to Sue and Ross for coming to help us today. Most of the day was spent bathing dogs.
We so appreciate the help of volunteers.
20-02-22 KAY MORTON
Our thanks to Kay Morton for her lovingly crocheted blankets for the dogs.
16-02-2022 ANIMAL WARRIORS
Our thanks to Animal Warriors for their kind donation of £200 for the dogs are Many Tears. We are very grateful for their kindness and support.
15-02-22 In Loving Memory of Gaynor Price
We would like to thank all those who sent kind donations in loving memory of one of our adopters Mrs Gaynor Price. Our thoughts are with her husband Robert, their family and friends and very grateful for their kindness as such a difficult time.
14-02-22 KATIE AND ETHAN
Thank you to Katie and Ethan who have very kindly donated hundreds of blankets to the dogs at the rescue centre to keep them warm and cosy. They have also donated presents to all the dogs who are spending time in kennels. Thank you so much for your support, we are so very grateful for your kindness!
13-02-22 VICTORIA & FFION
Our thanks to Victoria and Ffion who brought all these lovely donations as well as goodies for the staff from donations from The Dog Bell and Lighthouse Inn in Newport.
11-02-22 ANIMAL CANOPY
We would like to say a huge thank you to all at Animal Canopy for the kind grant that they gifted us towards our veterinary costs. We are so grateful for all your kindness and support.
31-01-22 HANNAH BILLS-BROWN, KATHRYN MCCORKINDALE& LOUISE FOUDEN
Thank you to Hannah Bills-Brown and Kathryn McCorkindale a vet and vet nurse who travelled all the way from Scotland to work voluntarily for us this weekend. Thank you also to Louise Fouden, a vet nurse who also worked voluntarily this weekend. We are so grateful for all of your help and support and thank you so much for working so hard to get so many dogs spayed and neutered ready to go to their forever homes.
31-01-22 MANY GIGGLES
Thank you to Many Giggle Facebook page who have raised and incredible £900 for Many Tears by holding an auction. We are so grateful for your help and support.
24-01-22 PAULINE DROY-MOORE
Thank you so much to Pauline Droy-Moore who has been creating some beautiful pieces of jewellery with the profit going to Many Tears. We are so grateful for all of your hard work and support.
If anyone would like to order a piece from Pauline, you can find out more information by clicking HERE.
21-01-22 CELINE JOHNSON
Thank you to Celine Johnson who has very kindly donated a lot of items on our Amazon Wishlist to the rescue centre. Thank you so much for your kindness and generosity, we are really so grateful for all of your support.
19-01-22 ISABEL PATTEN
Thank you to Isabel Patten from Sneaky Craft, who is only 14 but has raised an incredible £108 for the rescue by making and selling Christmas face masks. Thank you so much for all of your hard work and support Isabel, we are so grateful!
19-01-22 IN MEMORY OF JACQUELYN RICHARDS
Thank you to the family of Jacquelyn Richards who have very kindly donated a boot full of donations in memory of their lovely auntie. Thank you so much for your support, we are grateful and touched for Catherine and her familys kindness at such a sad time.
18-01-22 LIZ LEWIS - SWANSEA VALLEY CARDIAC SUPPORT GROUP
Thank you to Liz Lewis from Swansea Valley Cardiac Support Group for your incredibly generous donation of £1000. We are so grateful for all of your help and support and are blown away by your generosity.
17-01-22 TTC THE TUNING COMPANY
Thank you to TTC The Tuning Company who have donated this lovely mobility chair to us to sell to raise funds for the rescue. Thank you so much for your kidness and generosity, we really appreciate your support.
Our thanks to HydroFido in Exton Rutland who ran a Christmas Raffle and raised £250 for Many Tears. We are also very grateful to their clients who took part on the raffle.
11-01-21 COWBRIDGE STREET COLLECTION
Thank you all the Cowbridge Shoppers who supported MTAR on Wednesday, 22 December. In particular, a huge thank-you to Mrs Irene Radley in Southerndown, who sent a £100 along to add to our total of £442 collected in Cowbridge. Total: £542! Wonderful.
A huge thank-you to new Volunteers - Anne with ‘Reggie’ and Barbara with ‘VeeVee'. As usual our long-standing volunteers - Gee, Catherine, Carole & Gwyn supported the day with Quito, Aoife, Gem, Dizzy & B'ati. A huge thank-you to absolutely everyone.
We would also like to say a big Thank You to Cheryl Morgan-Veck for organising this Street Collection. We are so grateful for your continued help and support, thank you!
11-01-21 SWANSEA STREET COLLECTION
We had a wonderful day in Swansea on Sunday, 19 December. As usual Swansea Shoppers supported us with enthusiasm. We raised £965 on the day. Topped up by Joanna Morgan and Justin Coleman Hair - £1005! We had two new Volunteers: Adele with the amazing Cody; and Debbie with Minnie.
A big thank-you to our regular Volunteers: Lorraine Hodson, Gee James, Bob Veck…and my own beautiful crew - Gem, Dizzy & B’ati. Thanks to June & Rhys Morgan for always counting and bagging the donations. We are back on the beat.
We would also like to say a big Thank You to Cheryl Morgan-Veck for organising this Street Collection. We are so grateful for your continued help and support, thank you!
10-01-21 THE SANDELL FAMILY
We would like to say a huge thank you to the Sandell Family, Devon, Elliott, Richard & Deen who very kindly delivered a car load of donations to the rescue after appealing for donations. We are so grateful for your help and support, thank you!
We would also like to say thanks to everyone involved in the collection Susan Carter, Fayne Castle, Elaine Sandell, Dee Diamond and the Storrington community, Browns Natural Pet Store and Lancing Prep at Worthing.
09-01-22 SOPHIA PELDERS
Our thanks to SophiaPpelders raised a wonderful £105 for the dogs at Many Tears by selling home made Christmas boxes for dogs. We are so so grateful to her for all her efforts, love and compassion.
08-01-21 LESLEY ALLEN
Our thanks to Lesley Allen for her kind donation of £200.
05-01-21 LISA GARNER FROM PUDDING & THE PA
We would like to say a huge thank you to Lisa Garden from Pudding & the PA, who has very kindly sent us boxes filled with yummy treats for all the dogs at the rescue. We are so grateful for your support and will have some very happy dogs! Thank you!
03-01-21 ANDREA MURRAY & WOMEN'S SWAP SHOP SWANSEA
A huge thank you to Andrea Murray and Women's Swap Shop Swansea for collecting and delivering two vehicles full of food, bedding and miscellaneous goods. All of us at the rescue are so grateful for everyone's generosity. Thank you!
01-01-22 DEAN MEARS
Huge thanks to Dean Mears who has been holding regular plant sales and has managed to send us an amazing £160. Dean adopted Aura and has been a keen supporter of Many Tears. We would like to say a huge thank you to Dean and to everyone who has bought plants and helped to support the rescue
26-11-21 PETS P
A huge thank you to Pets Pyjamas for their very kind donation of £1000 for the dogs at Many Tears. We are very grateful for their kindness and support.
24-12-21 WALES TARTAN
A massive thank to you Wales Tartan for the truck load of donations they brought to the rescue today. We are very grateful to them for their kindness and support.
22-12-21 LLOYD WALTERS INDUSTRIAL SERVICES
Our thanks to Katie and Ethank who brought us 100 blankets, food and toys all kindly donated by Lloyd Walters Industrial Services and stayed to volunteer. We are very grateful to them for their kindness and support.
22-12-21MACHYNYS GOLF CLUB
Thank you to Rhiannon Roberts and Machynys Golf Club who have very kindly donated lots of blankets and treats for the dogs in our care plus a cash donation. We are so grateful for all of your help and support, thank you!
21-12-21 SMELLY NELLYS PROFESSIONAL DOG GROOMING
Thank you to Smelly Nellys Professional Dog Grooming who raised £112 for Many Tears by holding a hamper raffle. We are so grateful for your help and support!
18-12-21 PAULA WILLIAMS
Our thanks to Paula Williams who held a car boot sale and raised £180.25. Our thanks must also go to Paula's friends and family who donated items for her to sell.
17-12-21 FUR EVERY OCCASION
Our thanks to Fur Every Occasion who donated £80 to Many Tears from their Christmas market
17-12-21 TROJAN ELECTRONICS
A massive thank you to Trojan Electronics for the large pallet of dog and cat food that arrived at the rescue today. We are extremely grateful to them for their kindness and support and also to BenchMarc Logistics who transported this to us.
16-12-21 LILY'S KITCHEN
A big thank to Lilys Kitchen for their amazing donation of food for our dogs. This was very gratefully recevied and our dogs will really enjoy having this for their dinner!
16-12-21 BENCHMARC LOGISTICS
A few days ago we put up a plea to see if anyone was able to collect some donations for us. We were overwhelmed with the amount of offers and the kindness and generosity shown by everyone. Thank you so much to Beck Evans & Benchmarc Logistics who so very kindly collected all of these donations on our behalf and stored them overnight before delivering them to Many Tears with a smile on their face this morning. We are so grateful for all your help and support - thank you so much!
15-12-21 ANIMAL FRIENDS INSURANCE
Our thanks to Animal Friends Insurance for their very kind donation of £2,500 following the damage caused by Storm Arwen.
13-12-21 KERRY HEMMINGS AND THE PEOPLE OF WOKINGHAM
Thank you too all the kind folk of Wokingham and Kerry Hemmings for all these amazing donations.
12-12-21 MANY TEARS AWARNESS AUCTIONS
A massive thank you to Viv Vardy Smith and Sasha Ball who have run wonderful and very successful auctions for Many Tears on Facebook for several years. They have worked extremely hard during 2021 and in December ran a Glitter Auction which sold some lovely silver and gold items in addition to the regular monthly auction. Together these auctions raised a wonderful £2,365 for the rescue.
We are extremely grateful not only to Viv and Sasha but to everyone who donates and buys items from the auctions and a special thank you goes to Carol Skelton who sent her late mother’s jewellery. If you would like to join in the auctions you will find them on the Many Tears Awareness Auction page
We wish everyone who takes part in the auctions a wonderful Christmas and hope 2022 is a happy and healthy one for us all.
11-12-21 LOUISE HARVEY, ALASDAI HOUSTON MOORE AND LOUISE HASTIE
A huge thank you to Louise Harvey, Alasdai Houston Moore and Louise Hastie who have all worked so hard to save two very special pups lives. Alasdair is a:specialist vet who travelled to us to perform an operation that is so rare very few vets have ever done it. The vet who diagnosed this was Louise Harvey (an amazing call) abd the lady who has given her heart and soul to saving these amazing pups in Louise Haistie. The pups are not out of the woods. They need prayers please.
10-12-21 HELEN MICHAEL
Thank you to Helen Michael who held a collection and donated a giant box filled with 287 dog toys as well as some food, blankets and other items. We are so grateful for your support and our dogs are going to be very happy! Thank you!
10-12-21 RHODES HOUSE DAY SERVICE
Thank you to Rhodes Hosue Day Service for donating a giant box full of goodies for all of our dogs to enjoy over the Christmas period! We are so grateful for your support, thank you.
10-12-21 DAWN THOMAS AND PAUL LEWIS
Thank you to Dawn Thomas and Paul Lewis who very kindly brought a car load of donations to the rescue including blankets, food and cleaning supplies. We are so grateful for your support, thank you!
06-12-21 CLAIRE SLEIGH
Thank you to Claire Sleigh who has raised the incredible sum of £2004.50 by fundraising through local selling sites, plant sales and donating a percentage of funds from a holiday let. We are so appreciative for all of your help and support and are so grateful for your hard work fundraising for Many Tears. Thank you so much.
06-12-21 JUDY GILES - FLICKA DONKEY SANCTUARY
Thank you to Judy Giles from Flicka Donkey Sanctuary who has donated an incredible £200 to the rescue. We are so grateful for your help and support, thank you!
29-11-21 BECKY PAIN OF BASSETT COURT KENNELS
A huge thank you to Becky Pain of Bassett Court Kennels who has donated a car full of food, whelping items and cleaning products. We are so grateful for all of your help and support and these items will really come in useful at the rescue. Thank you so much!
25-11-21 MT ONLINE FUNDRAISING PAGE
Our thanks to the team who run the MT Online fundraising page and held a Christmas Craft Fair. They raised a wonderful £1,172.25 and have sponsored 2 kennels for a year and the rest was donation to our Gift of Sight Fund. We are very grateful to everyone who made some lovely items and to everyone who bought them!
23-11-21 SANDY THE VET
Thank you to Sandy the Vet who gave up her weekend to help us in our veterinary clinic. We are very grateful for your help in getting our dogs to their new homes as quickly as possible, thank you so much.
20-11-21 KERRIE BOBBIN COTTAGE
Thank you to Kerrie aka BobbinCottage on Instagram who arranged a raffle with lots of wonderful prizes and raised an incredible £3018 for Many Tears. Thank you so much for all of your hard work, we are so grateful for all of your help and support. Thank you so much to everyone who so kindly donated prizes and purchased tickets too.
20-11-21 AMY AND HOLLIE
Our thanks to Amy and Hollie who came for the day to help us in our clinic. We are so grateful to them for helping us get our dogs into their new homes as soon as possible.
15-11-21 MANY TEARS AWARNESS AUCTION
We are once again so grateful to Viv and Sash who run a monthly auction for Many Tears on Facebook. They have sent us £1,002 plus two donations which were £30. The Bristol Buddies also had items on the auction and they raised £466.30 for our new reception.
We cannot say a big enough thank you to Viv and Sash and their loyal team who send and make items to auction as well as everyone who bids on things and send extra which is so very kind and caring.
They have all worked very hard in raising these totals and are now working on the December auction which finishes on Wed 1st Dec at 7pm. They have some amazing items including gold rings, pendants, brand new Radley bags and they want to raise as much money as possible for all these wonderful items. The link to the auction is HERE so please click through and have a browse and a bid!
13-11-21 IN MEMORY OF RUSSELL JOHN
Thank you to the family and friends of Russell John who have raised over £5000 for Many Tearsin his memory after he sadly passed away from Covid.
We are incredibly sorry for your loss and send our deepest condolances. We are so grateful for your help and support especially in this tough time, thank you.
WalesOnline have written a moving article on Russell, which can be found here.
13-11-21 STEPHEN HOWCROFT
Our thanks and condolesnses to the friends and family of Stephen Howcroft who raised funds in his memory. His partner Michela organised this and split the amount between Many Tears and another rescue and we are exteremly grateful to her for the donation of £120 and for thinking of us at this very sad time
12-11-21 JACQUI BREESE
Thank you to Jacqui Breese who organised a litter pick and raised £550 for Many Tears in memory of her dog JayCee.
Thank you so much to all who took part and donated to the fundraiser, we are so thankful for all of your support.
07-11-21 NORTHERN INTERCLUB OBEDIENCE DOG TRAINING
A massive thank you to Northern InterClub Obedience Dog Training who raised £190 from the raffle and the sale of treats at an event they held on 6th November. Our thanks also goes to everyone who bought a raffle ticket, donated a prize and bought a treat.
07-11-21 TATYANA MASSEY & LEO
Our thanks to Tatyana who held a party to celebrate Leo's 5th birtday and raised £200 for the dogs at Many Tears. We hope everyone had a lovely time and thank you to everyone who joined in the fun and made a donation.
03-11-21 OSTEOPATHIC HUB
Thank you to the Osteopathic Hub who have raised an incredible £155 for Many Tears over the month by making a donation for every appointment during the month of October. Thank you so much for your support, we are so grateful!
A huge thank you to Fran for neutering dogs all weekend for us.
23-10-21 DONATED DUVETS TO MANY TEARS VIA DEBBIE KEAY
Thank you to all the people on the Many Tears Facebook page who rallied to Debbie’s call out for duvets to be donated, sent to her address, so she could cut and sew beds for the dogs in the rescue. These snuggly beds are greatly needed, particularly as the days and nights start to get colder. We have now received two batches of beds, first batch kindly transported by Linda and Graham Galley, second delivered today by Debbie, approximately 130/140, with more to come over the coming month. Your duvet donations, along with some extra donated items have been greatly appreciated so thank you to you all!
24-10-21 SARAH & DIAN
Thank you to Sarah (vet) and Dian (vet nurse) for giving up their Saturday to help us in our neuter clinic. We are very grateful to both of them for their help in getting our dogs to their new homes as quickly as possible.
22-10-21 LOUGHBOROUGH HOSPITAL
Our thanks to Loughborough Hospital for their very kind donation of medical supplies.
19-10-21 RESIDENTS OF CREDITON, DEVON
Our thanks to the residents of Crediton, Devon who have generously donated food and other items to the rescue. Our thanks also to Anna and Richard Kapaff who transport these to us. We are very grateful to everyone.
15-10-21 KERRY HEMMINGS
A bit thank you to Kerry Hemmings who nominated Many Tears as the recipient of her £250 Get Our and Glow Pamper Party donation. We are extremely grateful for her support and hope everyone had a lovely time.
13-10-21 HEDGEROW HOUNDS
Our thanks to Hedgerow Hounds for their kind donation of dog coats, collars, leads, shampoo and healing balm.
13-10-21 SECOND HAND SHOP
Our thanks to the geat team of people who run the second hand shop in Yateley, Hampshire. They have sent us a cheque for £3,500 which is a wonderful amount. We are so grateful for their support and to everyone who donates things to them and the customers who buy from the shop. Every one of you is really appreciated and your support invaluable.
12-10-21 MANY TEARS AWARNESS AUCTION
A massive thanks to Viv and Sash for the lasted MT Auction fund they have sent. The have raised £1125.00 for the Many Tears General fund and raised £383.75 for our Bristol Buddies who are raising fund for our new reception.
This wonderful team have worked so hard with lovely donations and lots of hard work which is incredible in these very difficult times. If you would like to join their group and either donate items to aution or bid on some of the lovely things they have you can join them here:
Many Tears Awareness Auction Page
05-10-21 LYNN BURNELL STAMPS & BACK PACKS
Huge thank you to Lynn Burnell and her assistants Dottie and Doris who have raised an incredible £2,400 for the rescue from the sale of backpacks and stamps. We are so grateful to everyone who sends Lynn their used stamps as they really do all add up into a great donation amount. Thank you Lynn for all of your hard work.
05-10-21 WELSH TERRIER UK STINKEYE EVENT
A massive thank you to Welsh Terrier UK who raised an incredible £1,250 at their Stinkeye event held at Craig y Nos Castle this September. We are so grateful for your support and to all who supported the event. Thank you so much.
02-10-21 CABIN COFFEE DAY
Thank you to the Cabin Coffee Day for holding a wonderful event full of yummy cakes, savouries and treats at the rescue. Despite the rain, there was a wonderful turn out and this raised an incredible £600.40. Thank you for all of your hard work and thank to you everyone who supported the event too.
02-10-21 SHARON & LYN
Thank you to Sharon and to Lyn for coming all the way to Many Tears on this terrible raining day to donate a car full of wonderful things. We are so grateful for your support, thank you!
28-09-21 SWANSEA STREET COLLECTION
We raised £200 outside Verdi’s on the promenade on Sunday, 26th September in Mumbles, Swansea Bay. We also raised awareness. Thanks to our new Volunteers - Kim, who brought Ex-MT Nancho & Tippi; and to Bob & Cyndi who brought along Sylvia’s dogs - Hush & Light. We had some lovely children who came to smooth the dogs and we’ve promised they’ll be on the MT Website. Thanks to Verdis for coffees and doggie ice-creams. Thanks to all our regular Volunteers too. We would also like to thank Cheryl Morgan-Veck for arranging the street collection. Thank you all for your hard work and support!
28-09-21 ROSIE BARTLET - CHISWICK DOG HOUSE DOG SHOW
A huge thank you to Rosie Bartlet who held a stall to raise funds for Many Tears at Chiswick House Dog. She raised a wonderful £530 an several donations were made directly to the rescue. We are extremely grateful to everyone who purchased something from Rosie's stall on the day or who made a donation and of course to Rosie for manning the stall.
27-09-21 IRINI ECONOMOU
Thank you to Irini Economou who raised an incredible £770 for our Special Seven fundraiser by running a charity dog wash! We are so grateful for your hard work and support. Thank you!
22-09-21 SPONSORED DOG WALK MARGAM
A massive thank you to all our friends, family and supporters of Many Tears Animal Rescue for donating to our little Sponsored dog Walk, here in Margam Village, that we held recently.
To date we have raised a total of £956.40 so we have nearly made £1,000. We could not have done it without you, so we just wanted to say how much we appreciated all of your support it really does make a difference. And a special thankyou from Barley of course, who helped us to ‘promote our event’ so well!
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19-09-21 ISABEL PATTEN
A huge thank you to Isabel Patten and her mum Rachel who have raised an incredible £55 for the rescue by selling Isabels handmade facemarks. Thank you so much for your support, we are so grateful.
20-09-21 CHRISTINE WOODIN & MARLENE BOOTH
Thank you to Christine Woodin & Marlene Booth who have very kindly donated a wonderful package filled with dog treats and knitted dog jumpers. We are so grateful for all of your support and for the time and love spent on each item. The dogs will now feel all nice and cosy as the months start to get colder. Thank you so much.
16-09-21 FRIENDS OF MANY TEARS FORUM
We would like to say a huge thank you to all of our wonderful Forum members who played a Squares Game which raised an amazing £500 for Many Tears. We are grateful to all who donated prizes and everyone who took part, thank you so much for your continued support.
To join the Forum please click HERE
16-09-21 TRACEY TERRELL
We would like to say a huge thank you to Tracey Terrell from Welsh Terrier Stinkeye 2021 who has been busy fundraising and collecting donations for us. Thank you so much for your support!
15-09-21 STACIE STEERS
Thank you to Stacie who raised an incredible £200 by completing the 3 peaks challenge! She completed it in 10.5 hours, what an amazing feat! Thank you so much Stacie, we really appreciate your support!
14-09-21 A WONDERFUL TEA PARTY
We like to say a massive thanks to our fosterer and friend Julie Forrester to hosted a wonderful tea party yesterady. It was a lovely afternoon with lots of tea drunk and cakes eaten, a great raffle and tombola. We are delighted that they made £1,160 ! Than kyou so much to Julie, her family, friends and everyone who attended to make the day a very special and successful occasion
12-09-21 VITA CANIS
Thank you to Vita Canis, who were kind enough to send us some of their calming range to try out. Judging from Joes face, they seem to be very effective! Thank you so much to Jitka and all at Vita Canis for all of your continued support towards Many Tears. We are so grateful and are looking forward to trialing these products with the dogs at the rescue.
Thank you to the staff at Ystalyfera for all of your donations to the rescue centre. We are so grateful for everything we have recieved and we really appreciate all of your support.
07-09-21 LILY'S KITCHEN
Thank you very much to Lily's Kitchen who have very kindly donated lots of food to our dogs here at the rescue. We have taken in a huge number of dogs over the past few weeks and they are all loving tucking in to their food at mealtimes! Thank you so much for your support.
04-09-21 TREDEGAR SEWING AND WOODWORK FRIENDS
Huge thanks to Jan and Sue, from Tredegar Sewing and Woodwork Friends who have sent a lovely donation of £130. Thank you so much for your support.
29-08-21 LEIGHTON WATKINS
We would like to say a huge thank you to Leighton who has once again turned up at the rescue with an incredible pile of donations for the dogs here. We are so thankful for all of your continued support and for everything that you do to help the dogs at the rescue. Thank you.
17-08-21 BETHANY KEENE
Thank you to Bethany Keene who runs a dog groomers in Oxfordshire. She held an online raffle and raised an incredible £535 for Many Tears. Thank you so much for your support Beth, we really appreciate your kindness!
16-08-21 JAMIE BLISS
Thank you to Jamie Bliss who took 140 people up Ben Nevis twice on Saturday for Charity. He very kindly donated his fee of £253.75 to Many Tears and we are so thankful for his kindness and support.
16-08-21 MRS A GORMALLY
Thank you to Mrs A Gormally who held a tombola at the Dog Barn in Rainford where they raised an incredible £130 for the Gift of Sight fund. Thank you so much for your hard work and support. Thank you also to the Dog Barn and to all of the lovely people who purchased a ticket. A special thank you to the lady that does the agility section as she donated back all the takings from that and shared it between all the rescues. Such a lovely thing to do. Thank you so much.
14-08-21 GOLD & SILVER
Huge thanks to our fosterer and fundraiser Dee Turnbull who collects up used, broken and unwanted gold and silver on behalf on Many Tears. Her recent trip to the goldsmith raised an amazing £1170 for Many Tears.
If you have any unwanted or broken gold or silver you would like to donate please send it to the rescue and we will pass it on to Dee. It is a fantastic way to help raise funds and we are so grateful for every donation no matter how tiny ( a broken earring back is great! ) Thank you
11-08-21 PAT FAULKENER
Thank you to Pat Faulkener who has very kindly delivered lots of lovely donations to the rescue. We are so thankful for all of your help and support. Thank you!
03-08-21 LYNN BURNELL & LILY'S LOTTO
Our huge thank you to Lynn Burnell who has sent £400 from Lily's Lotto she ran. We are extremely grateful to Lynn for all the hard work she has put in to running Lilly's Lotto and for the wonderful amount she has raised over the years. Lilly's Lotto can now be played online and if anyone would like to join and not only raise money for the rescue but also have the chance to win some cash you can find more information here https://www.manytearsrescue.org/page_.php?i=134
02-08-21 IAN PEAL AND FIONN
A massive thank you to Ian Peal and his dog Fionn who completed a virtual run from Lands End to John O'Groats to raise some much needed funds for Many Tears. They did 1084 miles in 296 days, that's 25.5 miles a week and this took about 44 weeks. They raise a wonderful £1,270 which we are so grateful for and our thanks goes to everyone who sponsored Ian and Fionn on their epic journey!