Food bank for pets celebrates its first year in Harborough
England’s first “food bank” for pets, started by a Market Harborough woman, has celebrated its first anniversary.
Dogz Dinner supplies free pet food to owners of cats and dogs who are struggling to make ends meet.
Founder Lisa Parratt, 32, said: “It’s really taken off. We’ve helped about 50 people in our first year.”
The charity gets tins of cat and dog food through donations from local people, and more recently from supermarkets and pet food companies.
The food is stored in the charity’s lock-up container in town, and handed out in a public place to cat and dog owners.
Lisa said she... read more
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