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Aberdeenshire dog sanctuary launches fundraising page to help them repair devastating flood damage

Posted On: 21 Oct 2019   |   Posted By: Press and Journal

The owner of a north-east dog rescue centre is appealing for help to cover the £12,000 repairs caused by flooding.
Water came pouring into the building owned by Until Every Dog has a Home as torrential rain battered the region last month.
The base at Garmond, near Turriff, was left swamped - with flooding in its office ruining paperwork and destroying dog-training toys and equipment.
The fence for the secure training ground was left unstable and therefore unusable, the emergency access to the dogs was cut off and the only access road to the property was left in a poor state.
With help from a local farmer and the landlord, some repairs have already taken place.
But as most of the dogs being looked after have a history of bites or aggression, getting the training ground back up and running is a priority.
VIDEO: Aberdeenshire rescue dog charity submerged after heavy rain hit
After tidying the area and making sure it was safe again, owner Karen Fairclough has learned that it will cost between £7,000 and £12,000...

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