Visit us

Due to COVID restrictions our rescue centre is closed to the public until further notice. You can still apply for animals via our website and our animal rehoming teams will get back to you if your application is successful.

Our rescue centre is situated just off the A381 between Totnes and Newton Abbot. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Animals in Distress Rescue Centre, Biltor, Edgelands Lane, Ipplepen, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 5UF
Tel 01803 812121

Visit us

Our rescue centre is open to the public 7 days a week, and you can visit to have a look around our cattery, and rabbit and guinea pig departments.

For welfare reasons our kennels are closed for general public viewing, and you can read more about the reasons for this here.

Our reception is open every day from 10 am – 4 pm.

Animal department opening hours (cats, rabbits and guinea pigs):

  • Monday 10.30 am – 4 pm
  • Tuesday 10.30 am – 4 pm
  • Wednesday 10.30 am – 4 pm
  • Thursday 1 pm – 4 pm
  • Friday 10.30 am – 4 pm
  • Saturday 10.30 am – 4 pm
  • Sunday 10.30 am – 4 pm

Our rescue centre is situated just off the A381 between Totnes and Newton Abbot. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

Animals in Distress Rescue Centre, Biltor, Edgelands Lane, Ipplepen, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 5UF
Tel 01803 812121