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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Why choose Teckels?

Care you can trust

Teckels is proud to be a member of LiKCA (Licensed Kennels & Cattery Association) –   

When you leave your cat or dog it is important for you to know they are in safe hands and that they are going to be happy while you are away. At Teckels our primary concern is the welfare of the animals in our care.

Not only do we really care about what we do, we are also highly qualified in animal welfare and behaviour. As well as looking after our boarding visitors we also rescue and rehabilitate over 120 dogs and 250 cats each year in order to find them new homes.

Due to our experience and training we are able to recognise if an animal is unhappy, stressed or feeling unwell and we know what to do in these situations. We will make sure that your dog or cat enjoys their stay with us and you can trust in Teckels to keep them safe, healthy and happy. 

Each day we feed, exercise and spend time with the animals in our care, also ensuring that they have clean accommodation, bedding and toys. Teckels is staffed 24-hours a day, with a senior employee living onsite, and our team is hard at work from 6am to 8pm every day.

Our competitive daily charges apply for the duration of the stay, including the day of arrival and day of departure, so that you don’t have to worry if you are running late for drop off or collection. There are no hidden extras and our price is the same whatever type or size of cat or dog you have. We cater for all dietary requirements and we are trained to administer medicine which we are happy to do at no extra cost.

At Teckels we are passionate about animals and our boarding is non-profit. Any leftover money goes straight to our rescue and rehoming centre to help those animals who don’t have a home of their own, so by choosing Teckels you are directly helping to give other animals a better life. 

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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.

© 2018 Teckels Animal Sanctuaries

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

Registered Charity no. 1108726

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