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Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Paul O’Grady lends a paw to Battersea’s loneliest dog



Celebrity and Battersea Dogs & Cats' Home Ambassador Paul O’Grady is appealing to Kent residents to give a home to the charity’s longest stay dog who has been in the care of Battersea Brands Hatch for almost a year.

The five year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier named Alfie arrived at Battersea when his owners were no longer able to care for him. The average stay for dogs at the Home is just 35 days, but Alfie has been there more than 10 times longer.

Alfie’s appeal comes as Kent resident Paul appears on ITV in his second series of Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs. In the show the self-confessed animal lover goes behind the scenes at the world famous animal charity and follows some of the sad and heart-warming stories of dogs that come into the Home, and it was during filming that he met long-stay dog Alfie.
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