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Hertfordshire rehoming centre

Welcome to Hertfordshire rehoming centre. We have dogs, cats and rabbits looking for loving homes.

We were established in the 1940s and can house up to 50 dogs, 14 cats and six rabbits. 

If you are looking for a pet please read about the rehoming process and have a look at our pets looking for new homes.

Centre manager: Kellie Brooks
Kimpton Bottom, Herts SG4 8EU
Tel: 0300 777 1490 Fax: 0300 777 1491


Short-term volunteer foster caring

Become a volunteer short term foster carer for pets at Blue Cross and help improve the welfare of the animals in our care. As a volunteer foster carer you will look after needy animals in your own home while they are recuperating from operations, or illnesses, or young kittens or puppies until they are able to find a permanent new home. If you live within 45 minutes of the centre and are interested in this rewarding volunteer role, please email


Opening hours

Monday: 11-4pm
Tuesday: 11-4pm 
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 11-4pm
Friday: 11-4pm
Saturday: 11-4pm 
Sunday: 11-4pm 
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day