From 8th January 2019 we will be slightly altering our opening times.


Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun 11am - 3pm
Weds - Closed for rehoming

Boarding- Drop off and Collection

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun 9am - 4pm
Weds - 9am - 10am and 3.30-4pm

Doggy Day Care- Drop off and Collection

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun 7am - 6.30pm
Weds - 7am - 10am and 3.30pm - 6.30pm

Teckels' phone lines and internet are currently down due to road works.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Hopefully we'll be back on line soon.

Have a question? Call us on
01452 740300
Rehoming hours: Mon-Tue, Thu-Sun from 11am to 3pm
Boarding hours: Every day from 9am to 4pm
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News and events

Please see below for the latest news from Teckels and details of our forthcoming events. 

Latest news

29 March 2018 Foster homes urgently required!

We currently have a number of dogs in our care who are not coping very well with kennel life and would benefit massively from some extra company and attention. We are looking for foster homes for these dogs with people who currently don’t have any pets or children but would enjoy having a canine companion.

Ideally we would like to hear from people who are around for the majority of the day and have time to spend with a dog. Previous experience with dogs would be helpful but not essential as we will be on hand to give advice. We will provide everything you need to care for the dog and the length of stay will depend entirely on your availability. Some of the dogs are active and will require regular walks while others are not ready for this just yet.

Fostering is a great way to have the ‘doggy experience’ without the long-term commitment of owning one. Dogs are fantastic company, great stress relievers and a good way to get out and about!

By fostering a dog from Teckels you will be helping to change that animal’s life. If you feel you are able to foster or would like some more information please contact us as soon as possible by emailing or call us on 01452 740300. Thank you!

01 January 2018 Festive Period Fundraising

The run up to Christmas is always busy for everyone! The extra food shopping, buying Christmas presents and getting ready for the celebrations ahead. 

For Teckels rehoming and boarding, the run up to christmas is our busiest time of year for our rehoming charity, getting out and about and meeting supporters but also raising essential pounds for our rehoming cats and dogs. 

This year we could be seen at 4 supermarkets around Gloucester and raised a fantastic £3583! We could not have done this with out our amazing volunteers and some of their four legged canine companions. 

December 2017 also saw our Annual Teckels Christmas Fair, once again we had a fabulous day and really enjoyed seeing some repeat visitors and new faces too - We raised and brilliant £3018!

The two events together have raised an amazing £6,601! Thank you to everyone who attended as a guest, volunteers who these days couldn't happen without and to everyone who has supported the Charity throughout 2017! 


09 October 2017 3 October 2017 EGM Minutes

Here is a link to the Minutes from the EGM held on 3 October 2017.

06 October 2017 Trustee Recruitment Success

Thank you to everyone who attended our trustee recruitment open evening on 2 October or EGM on 3 October.

We’re delighted there’s so much interest in the posts available.

We’ll be meeting with those who have expressed a serious interest in pursuing a trustee role and will update when we have more news to share.  

15 September 2017 Teckels are now in partnership with Gloucester lottery!

Teckels now has another fun and exciting way for you to support our charity!

Gloucester Lottery is a weekly lottery that directly supports local good causes and community initiatives.

You'll be delighted to know that 50% of your ticket price goes directly to us here at Teckels, and another 10% goes towards helping other local causes in Gloucester.

Tickets only cost £1 per week and prizes are up to £25,000!

Buy your tickets now by clicking here: and help us to help more cats and dogs!

Latest posts

06 December 2018

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE!!!! We have finally managed to get a crowd funding page set up! What a pickle its been but its done!

We cannot thank you for sharing our appeal so far - what an amazing community we have around us!

Please share our fundraising page to help us help our dogs and cats.

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15 December 2018

Bright and early this morning we popped into the Tesco store in Cam. We picked out the raffle winner of their giant Andrex dog! Congratulations Sal Webb!

Now We’ve popped across to Pets at Home Gloucester, Woodrow way to be available to chat to people about the charity and what we do! Come down and see us!!!!

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Opening Hours

Please note: we're updating our opening hours in 2019.

Rehoming: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 11.00am to 3.00pm. Boarding: Every day from 9.00am to 4.00pm for viewings, drop-off and collections.

Doggy Day Care: By prior arrangement only we are open from 7am - 6.30pm for doggy day care clients only.

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Bristol Road, Whitminster, Gloucester, Glos. GL2 7LU

Registered Charity no. 1108726

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