Pet advice for kids

Activities, games and courses for kids, schools and families who love pets.

Let’s talk about pets… as a family

Our fun, family booklets are great for discovering more about pets; and they’re easy to print out too!

Fun pet activities

If you have children who love pets, these fun pet activities will be sure to entertain them, with the added bonus of learning at the same time! Even if you have no pets in the home, there’s still plenty to get hands-on with.

Henry the hampster

Make Henry Hamster a happy home

Our fun and interactive parent-led sessions are perfect for families who love animals. Just download the activity, print the plan and have lots of fun meeting Henry and Wiggles.

Download the activity here

Dog safety detectives

Dog safety detectives

Help your child become a dog safety detective for the day. Download the presentation, print the plan and have lots of fun!

Download the activity here

Staying safe around dogs

Staying safe around dogs

Help your child learn about keeping safe around dogs with this fun activity.

Download the activity here

Let’s talk about… pet fact sheets

Find out more about some of the animals we care for with our family-friendly pet fact sheets.

Happy Dog, Happy Home

Looking for advice on how to keep children and dogs happy together in the home?

Our new animated video can help! Watch it now for tips on understanding dogs’ behaviour and staying safe around them. It’s not only educational, it’s fun too!

Rabbit animations promo

Fun rabbit animations

Meet Nibbles, star of five fun animations, who shares some great ideas for keeping him and his rabbit friends healthy and happy.

Little boy with a goat

Homeless animals need your support

We rely on the kindness and generosity of our amazing supporters to care for animals at Woodgreen. We’ve got lots of ideas of how you can get involved and lend your support.

Ways you can help

Whilst we can only offer volunteering roles to individuals over 16 years old, there is still plenty that younger supporters can do to make a difference for the animals in our care.

Our animals love playing with homemade toys and snoozing on comfy blankets, which all help make their stay that bit more comfortable. If you would like to get involved and get crafty, here are some ideas:

Staff member working with a dog

Want to work for Woodgreen?

Working for an animal charity is hugely rewarding, especially if you love pets! Find out more about current vacancies.

Download our story about what it’s like to work at Woodgreen.