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A Hero's Tail is a project all about co-operation for the welfare of animals.

The officers at South Wales Police Dog and Mounted Section need to update the facilities for their service partners and four legged friends. However, they realise that there are simply no funds available in the public purse and rather than accept the situation, they have pursued other opportunities to raise funds.

WOOD GREEN THE ANIMALS CHARITY, and Dogs Trust immediately offered assistance, guidance and help.

A novel idea was put forward: South Wales Police officers give Wood Green the true life stories of their adventures with their four legged partners. A book also titled 'A Hero's Tail' would then be written and published with the profits used to improve animal welfare.

Nothing like this had ever been attempted let alone achieved anywhere in the world as far as we are aware. It truly is a ground breaking initiative and something we are very proud of.

Our aim is to publish a new book annually with stories to be provided by other police forces, the armed services and agencies throughout the world. These participants will then benefit financially from the proceeds of the book sales.

A Hero's Tail is a partnership between:
Wood Green, The Animals Charity is the Registered Trademark of Wood Green Animal Shelters, Registered Charity Number 298348
Dogs Trust, Registered Charity Number 227523 & SC037843
South Wales Police, Cowbridge Rd Bridgend CF31 3SU

Contact: AHEROSTAIL@south-wales.pnn.police.uk
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Project target: £30,000 Amount pledged: £19,000