Refuge helps 750 animals in a year
AN ANIMAL refuge has helped about 750 furry friends this year - including a lucky cat called Mr Squawkypants.
The unusually-named cuddly character is one of nearly 440 cats that have come under the care of staff at a centre, near Penrith.
The Animals' Refuge at Wetheral Shields has also helped 203 dogs and 53 horses.
As well as this, it has come to the aid of 55 smaller animals and farm animals.
Bosses say this means it has had a successful 2016 - and have thanked people for their support and urged them to continue backing them.
Although no-one is giving away the reason for his distinctive... read more
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