Fireworks and Pets

Fireworks and Pets

Bonfire Night - Thursday 5th November 2021 The time of year is fast approaching and whether you love them or hate them, fireworks will be here before we know it! Companion animals in general don’t like loud noises and are often afraid of fireworks. There are some...

Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are and What We Do

Who We Are Give a Dog a Bone… and an animal a home is a unique and award-winning charity tackling loneliness and social isolation for older adults, via animal companionship and friendship.​  What We Do We do this via 2 projects: 1) We support older adults on low...

Kiltwalk 2021 – Registration is Open!

Kiltwalk 2021 – Registration is Open!

The Kiltwalk, Glasgow, is Back! For the first time since 2019, the Kiltwalk is taking place as a live event, in Glasgow, on Sunday 26th September this year. There are two routes, The Wee Wander and The Mighty Stride. This year, our target is to have 100 people doing...

AGM: Year 7 Report

AGM: Year 7 Report

'Give a Dog a Bone... and an animal a home’ gained charitable status on 20 November 2013.The aim of the charity is to tackle loneliness for older adults via animal companionship. We operate two main projects in order to achieve this aim: The first is our original,...

Amazing Woman: Louise Russell

Amazing Woman: Louise Russell

Interview with Louise Russell by No 1 magazine Amazing Woman: Louise RussellLouise Russell, 44 from Glasgow, helps to reduce loneliness in over 60s by introducing them to animals.I began my charity Give a Dog a Bone five years ago. I wanted to tackle the issue of...

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