Facebook Fundraising Page

Join us over on our Facebook Fundraising Page to grab a bargain and support the charity at the same time. We sell donated items and get some AMAZING items through the doors! Check regularly for the latest offering – Take Away The Tears Fundraising Page

Saturday 13th November – Christmas Fayre

Take Away The Tears Christmas Fayre brings you selected craft stalls, for you and your dog on Saturday 13th November 2021, from 9am to 1pm at New Hartley Memorial Hall, New Hartley, Whitley Bay, NE25 0RP

Dogs are welcome and the day will include a Best Christmas Costume competition for dogs. Come and join the fun!

Sunday 31st October 2021 – Fun Indoor HALLOWEEN Dog Show

Take Away The Tears Fun Indoor Dog Show brings you a spooktastic day for you and your dog on Sunday 31st October 2021, from 10am to 3pm at New Hartley Memorial Hall, New Hartley, Whitley Bay, NE25 0RP

Come and enjoy 10 classes including Best Halloween Fancy Dress.

PS There’ll be nothing happening that will scare your dogs, we’ve just added a Halloween theme to our usual much-loved dog show.

Friday 28th February Dogs on the Catwalk!

Location: Novotel Kingston Park (Novotel Newcastle Airport Hotel), Kenton, NE3 3HZ

We’re excited to announce this doggy extravanganza and our own big fundraiser of the year!


Monday 26th August Burnhope Summer Fayre & Fun Dog Show

Location: Burnhope Cricket Club, Holmside Lane, Burnhope, Durham, DH7 0DZ

Registration: From 11.30am

Fun Dog Show start: 1pm.

Classes: there’ll be 6 classes plus Best In Show:

  • Doggy Fancy Dress
  • Prettiest Bitch
  • Most Handsome Dog
  • Best Rescue
  • Waggiest Tail
  • Best Trick

Cost: Entry costs £2 per class, or £5 for 3 classes.

Saturday 7th September North East Dog Festival

Location: Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens, Ponteland, Northumberland NE20 0AQ

More information to follow

Saturday 21st September LARAfest

Location: Blyth

More information to follow