Finding Forever Homes

Shoe Box Appeal 2018

Help make our rescue animals’ wishes come true this Christmas with a present to open on Christmas day from our Shoe Box Appeal.

Shoebox Appeal 2018

Our rescue animals have all written their lists to Santa and it would be great if we can give them all an extra treat this year while they are looking for their forever homes. All our animals have different wishes and it’s not just the cats and dogs that would like a gift, our horses, pigs, goats and sheep would also love some festive cheer.

To view the animals' wish lists simply click on the icons below to see what they would like this year.

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If you would prefer to make a purchase from one of our Amazon Wishlists instead, please follow these links for Church KnowleLincoln Farm and Wingletang

Please no rawhide. Thank you. 

You can drop your filled shoe boxes at any of our three Centres: 


Church Knowle Visitor and Rehoming Centre
BH20 5NQ

Lincoln Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre
Bere Road
Winterborne Kingston
Blandford Forum
DT11 9BP


Wingletang Rescue and Rehoming Centre
PL19 0LF

or at any of our Charity Shops

5 St Thomas Street

Mill Lane
BH21 1JQ

531 Wimborne Road

These businesses are also supporting the Shoe Box Appeal by being drop off locations (keep coming back to check, as we are adding them all the time)

  • Hillside Veterinary Centre, 116 Wareham Road, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 3LH
  • Pets At Home, Castle Lane West, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH9 3JS 
  • Lynwood Veterinary Group, Station Road, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1RQ (last date for accepting shoeboxes 14th Dec) 
  • Lynwood Veterinary Group, Unit 9, Leanne Business Centre, Sandford Lane, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4D
  • Lynwood Veterinary Group, 1 Dunbar Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH3 7AY
  • Lynwood Veterinary Group, 19 Station Road, Verwood, Dorset, BH31 7PY
  • Lynwood Veterinary Group, 87 Ulwell Road, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1QU
  • Bournemouth Laser Clinic, 2 Clarendon Road, Westbourne, Dorset, BH4 8AH
  • C&C Taxis, Wyncarn, Carn grey, St Austell, Cornwall PL253TB
  • Castle Vets, B/1 Pennygillam Way, Launceston, Cornwall PL15 7ED
  • Walking Woofers, Tremodret, Daws House, Launceston, Devon PL15 7JF
  • Kirby Estate Agents, 4 Market Road, Tavistock, Devon PL19 0BW

Please check opening times and end dates directly with the business

If you would like to add your business to our drop off points this year please email teamgreen@mgar.org.uk