Add Feeds
Publisher Windows
Streaming Headlines
Streaming Windows

Log out

Social Connect

OR Log into your Account below
Want One? Create New Account
The K-9 Angels kick off their 2015 UK school tour

The K-9 Angels kick off their 2015 UK school tour

| by The Vegan Angels


On Wednesday the 25th of February, the K-9 Angels kicked off their 2015 UK School Tour and spoke to children at Scargill Infant School about responsible dog ownership and dog rescue.



The kids were amazing and it was such a such a fun and touching day. The children were so engaged and ask lots of questions. They absolutely loved meeting our rescue dogs Benjy, Penny and Elizabeth.



The K-9 Angels feel that pet care, responsible pet ownership and knowledge about rescue dogs should be part of the school curriculum. The keys things we spoke about were dogs environment, dogs diet, dogs health, behaviour and companionship. We spoke to 250 children for just an hour but we could have stayed all day as the children were so interested.

During the Q&A session with the older children, one girl stood up and made a very obvious but how profound statement saying 'Dogs Need Love' which made everyone's hearts swell. 

It really was an absolute joy and we are looking forward to our next school visit and revisiting Scargill Infant School again. 



A special thank you to the deputy head teacher Judy Munford for setting the visit up at her school. Judy is a wonderful lady and mummy to a K-9 Angels rescue dog too.



PLEASE REMEMBER: A dog is for LIFE! It is our responsibility to look after them all the time.

We have to:

  • Feed them the right things
  • Give them a bed and safe places
  • Make sure they are healthy
  • Give them exercise
  • Take them to the vet if they are poorly


We are undertaking this school tour to promote the benefits and responsibilities of animal ownership and will be talking in simple terms about the animals they rescue. We are passionate about our work with animals and believe that these messages about pet care should start with the very young.


Victoria and Pola would be happy to lead a school assembly on their work or talk in more detail with individual classes or groups of children. This may be negotiated from school to school. They would just ask for a voluntary donation towards their charity work and a contribution towards travelling expenses from London. If you would like a visit to your school please send a message to: or visit our website


Get Involved! If you have a great Vegan news feed, blog, podcast or video channel that you’d like us to include your focus on in the site, then please just contact us at with details!

Post Comment
Join the conversation!Log in to leave a comment.

Latest News

from Vegfest UK


Inaugural plant-based lifestyle event Plant Powered Expo got off to a good start at Olympia London

The inaugural plant-based lifestyle show Plant Powered Expo drew to

7th annual vegan festival VegfestUK London attracted 13,500 attendees at Olympia London

The 7th annual vegan festival VegfestUK London drew to a glorious

VegfestUK Awards 2019 – Full Results

VegfestUK hosted its own vegan Awards Ceremony on Saturday October

pH Power of Health at VegfestUK London 2019

In this guest blog, the team from PH Power of Health talks about

#ZeroWasteWeek: Biodegradable Vs Compostable

In this guest blog, sustainability specialist Madeleine Loveday at

Vivo Life ambassadors to host panel discussions on optimising fitness on plant-based diets at VegfestUK London 2019

Exciting news for both fitness fanatics and those looking to get

Geekstraveganza Board Games area at VegfestUK London 2019

This year’s VegfestUK London not only features a huge range of

Premium organic vegan supplement producers Vivo Life sponsoring VegfestUK London 2019

Meet the Vivo Life team at this year’s London Vegfest! Our

VegfestUK Awards return with 19 categories celebrating the best vegan products and projects in the UK

The VegfestUK Awards return for the 13th year running, with the aim

Feel the PVLSE of your city

The VegfestUK organisers are delighted to announce that PVLSE, the

BIOCANNA: Growing in an honest and sustainable way

In this guest blog, BIOCANNA, who is kindly sponsoring this year’s

VGN hosts Climate Summit at VegfestUK London 2019

The imminence of climate change and global warming

Feel the PVLSE of your city

The VegfestUK organisers are delighted to announce that PVLSE, the

Huge array of globally inspired vegan cuisine awaits at VegfestUK London

VegfestUK events traditionally pride themselves on the calibre and

Vegan Lifestyle and Wellbeing to be discussed at VegfestUK London 2019

How to ensure that our beauty products and clothes are ethically

Premium organic vegan supplement producers Vivo Life sponsoring VegfestUK London 2019

Meet the Vivo Life team at this year’s London Vegfest! Our

BUY ONE GET ONE FREE offer for tickets to VegfestUK London ending Aug 31st

Not long left before the BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ticket offer ends for

Animal Rebellion summit planned for VegfestUK London Oct 26th 27th 2019

Animal Rebellion – a loose alliance of some 20 or so animal rights

Dolma – Vegan and Cruelty Free Fragrances

In this guest blog, the team from Dolma Vegan Fragrances talk about

The Art of Compassion Exhibition makes its return to VegfestUK London in support of Hunt Saboteurs Association

The VegfestUK team are delighted to welcome back The Art of

About The Vegfest Express
Brought to you by Vegfest UK
Get the latest Vegan Recipes, Videos, Podcasts and News on Animals, Environment and Vegan Products, all curated by experts in the field. Want your blog or site featured on The Vegfest Express? Contact Us!
Contact Us
Follow Us