Submitted by GSPCA on 11:24, 21st Dec, 2012 | 0

Today the GSPCA can officially announce that the GSPCA Pop Up Charity Shop will be on Smith Street thanks to OSA Recruitment until and including the 31st December.

The GSPCA has been in the shop since Monday 17th December manned by Helen Holmes and her team of volunteers.

The shop has stock from pet goods to bric-a-brac, kids games to squeaky toys, GSPCA Mugs to t-shirts, cat stockings to dog cracker bones and this morning had a fresh delivery of stock.

Helen Holmes Pop Up Shop Manager said 'It's been great so far, but we are waiting for the last minute panic buyers.'

'Our biggest sellers so far have been the reflective dog coats, pet stockings and cat toys.'

'We are so grateful to OSA Recruitment for this opportunity and its great that we will be here until the end of the year.'

The Shop will be open

Friday 21st December 9am -5.30pm

Saturday 22nd December 9am - 5.30pm

Sunday 23rd December Closed

Monday 24th December Christmas Eve 9am - 3.30pm (possibly later)

Tuesday 25th December Christmas Day Closed

Wednesday 26th December Boxing Day Closed

Thursday 27th December 9am - 5.30pm

Friday 28th December 9am -5.30pm

Saturday 29th December 9am - 5.30pm

Sunday 30th December Closed

Monday 31st December New Years Eve 9am - 3.30pm (possibly later)

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said 'We want to say thank you to OSA Recruitment, the volunteers and everyone that has supported so far.'

'We have always wanted a Charity Shop and to have want not just for Christmas is great.'

'We would love to have our own Charity Shop and its been a great learning experience for the GSPCA.'

'If you haven't already, please pop in and support Helen and the team and if she hasn't run out she has some fantastic mince pies and lolly pops she is giving out.'

To find the Pop Up Charity Shop we are on the left hand side of Smith Street just next to Le Creperie.



To see the GSPCA opening times over Christmas please click here.


If you would like to help please contact Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager at the Animal Shelter or just pop in to the shop to help out.

Check out lots of other items that will be on sale by clicking on our facebook link

GSPCA Guernsey Animal Shelter

Also Christmas Gift Certificates are on sale at the GSPCA Animal Shelter as well as many other stocking fillers - for more details please click here

To make a donation to help animals in Guernsey please call the Shelter on 01481 257261 or please click here


This is a video of our longest stay cat Felix who needs your help to find a new and forever home.

There are many items on the GSPCA's Wish List and you can see many of them by clicking here including a list of Amazon items which would make a difference to animals in Guernsey this Christmas.

Sponsored Christmas Day Polar Bear Swim - Do you fancy joining our brave swimmers? click here for more details


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