Welcome to SPEAR - an established Large Animal Welfare Charity. Our objectives are to provide support and care for elderly, infirm or unwanted large animals and to educate and promote an understanding of their needs.
SPEAR's work is funded solely by donations. With your help we can continue to give our animals the very best of care.
How you can help us:
Adopt an Animal
Support our events ** Open Day on 23 March - see below**
Join our 100 Club
Donate items for our SPEAR stall
Save your used stamps for us, especially foreign ones
Our Annual Report gives full details of our work during the past year, download a copy here. There's full information on admissions, permanent residents, the animals included in the adoption programme, and a run-down of our many fund-raising activities during the year and those planned for next year.
Thanks to everyone who came along to our annual quiz night on
Saturday 1 March and congratulations to the winning team 'Hoof-Hearted'.
An earring was found at the end of the evening, please contact Karen Gray (01527 62198).
Our first Cotswold House open day of 2014 is on 23 March, download poster here.
MORE DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 2014: our event diary for 2014 is now on the Event Diary page.
As we do each year, we took the SPEAR stalls out and about to many venues all through the Spring and Summer of 2013, fund-raising and publicising SPEAR's work for horses and ponies in desperate need. Here we are with the teddy tombola at Hagley and Halesowen Countryside Show in September:
Selling rugs at Tadmarton Fun Ride, also in September:
Thank you to everyone who has sent in cuddly toys for our teddy tombola, we now have more than enough.
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