All about The Potteries Guinea Pig Rescue
Hello my name is Helen Chadwick and i am just potty about Guinea Pigs !!
I fell in love with Guinea Pigs as a child and still feel the same.
I run The Potteries Guinea Pig Rescue from my home in Kidsgrove near Stoke on Trent......" The Potteries".
Helen, Kyle Robinson Kidsgrove Town Mayor 2013 and Oscar
Helen (left) receiving a good citizen award from Kidsgrove Town Council 2012
Rachel is my daughter and has a BSc honours in Animal Management - University of Chester.
Rachel helps with all aspects of the rescue, and loves tractors, cows and donkeys !!
She now works as a Radiography Assistant, and looks after her horse Del Boy.
Aka known as Potty Pig !!
Mandy has been with me since the beginning, she helps run all aspects of the rescue.
Mandy helps organise fundraising events and looks after post-operative Guinea Pigs.
Sarah McGarry, Dean Hassall and Brandy
Sarah is a busy masters degree student and adopted Angel and Barley from the rescue and became part of our team !! Along with her fiance Dean they help with all aspects of the rescue.
They care for short and long term residents with special needs and Sarah also runs our piggy pamper service around work and university.
Dean makes great cakes and Brandy their rescue dog, well she is just adorable !!!
Ian and Andrea Speakman
Ian and Andrea adopted Guinea Pigs from us and became foster carers.They are a wonderful caring couple who foster Batman & Robin long term and short term residents as needed.They have done great work with socialising traumatised Guinea Pigs and are much valued members of our team.
Rescue foster carers and helpers
Sharon, Anthony and Charlotte Smith
Natasha Buckley - Robins
Gregory and Toffee Chadwick (RIP 8/10)