Meet The Team

CERIAN and ANDREW ADAMS - Our Founders

Cerian and andrew are our founders, they deal with day to day life at the rescue.  They look after all the dogs waiting to find their family along with all the dogs that live at the sanctuary.   Alongside that they carry out meet and greets with potential families, arrange adoptions, home checks and then there is the vet runs and medication.  They also deal with enquiries, administration and a lot of hands-on work with the dogs.   They have a number of dogs adopted from different rescues and several from Romania.

SAMMY DURKIN - Web Mistress and Media Design

Sammy keeps our webpage updated and makes our adoption posters for the dogs and cats that come through the rescue.

She also runs the Sanctuary facebook page.

Sammy is pictured with her romanian rescue dog Santa, who she adopted from the rescue in 2015

Nicki Mcintyre - One of the Admin girls 

Nicki is one half of our Admin girls, these are the ladies that you will speak to if you email, facebook us or send any type of message, they look after all things online and take care of all applications

Nicki has 4 dogs 3 of which are from the rescue (she wasn't very good at fostering hence she has 4 dogs now!!)

KAREN DAVEY - Fundraiser

Karen is one of our fabulous fundraising team and is currently She is also a demon baker and responsible for most of the amazing cakes we have at our dog shows.  She is also very creative and designs lots of our posters 

Karen is pictured with her dog Alfie

LISA WHITE - Treasurer

Lisa is the the rescue's treasurer and is also one of our fantastic fosterers, as well as fundraiser. To be honest she can turn her hand to anything and we would truly be lost without her

Lisa has 3 dogs, Maxi who was born blind and Tulip and Evie, 2 Romanian dogs who were both adopted through the rescue.


Lesley is our wonderful head admin, she's in charge of making sure all microchip records are up to date when the dogs arrive with us and when they go on to their new families, Lesley also deals with lots of other admins tasks for us and has done for quite a while so we wanted to make it official

LUCY PITHER - Secretary

Lucy is Secretary for the Rescue.


Lucy has 10 dogs. Santi - a spanish rescue, Mika, Freda, Snow, Indie, Tiro and Cooper who came through our rescue. She also has little Alexa, Sophie and Meryl

Jen Aitken - the other Admin girl 

Jen is the other half of the admin team, dealing with all enquiries sending out application forms, and making contact with potential families.

Jen has fostered several dogs, and has her own rescue baby from us 

KATT COLLINS - Fundraiser

Katt is also on the fundraising team and loves to make arts and crafts.Fundraising is an ongoing role within our rescue and our team are just wonderful at 

pulling together to attend events and raise those important funds.

Katt has 2 dogs, Seamus and little luna who she adopted from the rescue.

LIZZIE LANG - Fundraiser

Lizzie is another crucial cog in our fundraising team. She has been referred to as 'Our Hunter/Gatherer' sourcing some great raffle prizes and items for the rescue.

Lizzie is pictured with her dogs Freddie and newly adopted Yogi. Yogi is a romanian rescue dog that our founder Cerian picked up at a petrol station on one of her visits.


Alex is one of our main fundraisers and ideas women, this lady coes up with some amazing ways to help raise money for the rescue and is always front and centre at every fund raising event.  She also has her own business Mollys Munchies which supply our dogs with lovely treats