Oak Tree Animals' Charity

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Oak Tree Farm,Wetheral Shields Wetheral

01228 560082

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Founded in 1909, our charity is built on firm foundations.

Initially led by Francis Cox, with support from Jerome K. Jerome, Jack London, James Keir Hardie and Winston Churchill, the National Equine Defence League fought tirelessly to improve the lives of equines, achieving reforms in legislation to advance their welfare.

Following our move north to Carlisle, Alfred Brisco, Frank Tebbutt and their teams continued this work, extending our reach to include other animals, including dogs and cats.

Today, we seek to build on these foundations, continuing our work to make sure that every animal matters.

Our Vision is a world where understanding and empathy ensure that all animals are treated with kindness and respect.

Our Mission is to help companion animals in need; finding them a safe and comfortable home and helping the community to understand their needs, through support and education.

Whether you choose to fundraise, make a one-off donation or set up a monthly donation, we are enormously grateful for your support. Thank you. 

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