The Pug Dog Welfare & Rescue Association

Rescuing & Rehoming Pugs Throughout the UK Since 1973


We are always looking for the right people to adopt a pug. If you are interested in applying please use the online form.


If you can offer a temporary home to a pug, please see the fostering section

Latest PDWRA News

Adoption applications are temporarily suspended

  There has been unprecedented interest in adopting pugs recently, but sadly we are unable to process the volume of applications due to the Covid-19 restrictions still in place. We are therefore temporarily closed to new adoption applications, but NOT to Foster...

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2020 Fundraising – July total

Just look at this month's total - £6,106.39 Thank you all so much for your constant support. We still have lots of members who can join in and support us in the future by bidding, donating, buying and playing along with the cash games. We cannot do this without your...

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Good news! AmazonSmile is now available in the Amazon Shopping app on iPhones and Android phones. AmazonSmile customers can now support The Pug Dog Welfare & Rescue Association in the Amazon shopping app on iPhones and Android phones! Simply follow these...

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Shop for Pug Products with PDWRA

Buy something nice for yourself or as a gift and support us at the same time. All proceeds from our online shop go towards the running costs of the PDWRA.

Join Our Facebook Mega Auction

Our Facebook Mega Auction is active throughout the year, raising much-needed funds for our charity. You can donate your own items for auctioning too.

OLIVE – Birthday Girl

OLIVE – Birthday Girl

PDWRA is pleased to stock the lovely cards from Janie Wilson featuring her little black pug Olive. The cards measure 150mm x 150mm and are supplied cellophane wrapped together with a printed polka dot envelope. Each design is finished with beautiful glass crystals

Poorly Paw Pugs

Poorly Paw Pugs are nearly sold out – get yours soon!

Friends of Welfare

Become a Friend of Welfare today! Your membership provides us with much-needed funding and gives you access to all the PDWRA social events and activities.