Submitted by Steve on 12:43, 23rd Aug, 2023 | 0

With days left to view the Guernsey Puffin Parade at their 60 locations the GSPCA and Autism Guernsey are preparing to collect the wonderful painted puffins to prepare them for the BIG Auction.

From next Tuesday the team will be collecting all 60 Puffins from around Guernsey ahead of the auction.

If you can help with their collection please do email [email protected]

The auction takes place at St Pierre Park Hotel on Tuesday 12th September at 630pm tickets are now on sale.

Tickets are £15 each and include a glass of prosecco or orange juice and canapes will be served.

Tickets are limited to 2 per family and to book please call Mandy on 232879 or email [email protected]

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager “We have had such amazing feedback about the Guernsey Puffin Parade and the next week we start netting the giant puffins in the last rescue before they go up for Auction at St Pierre Park on the 12th September at 630pm.”

“Today we are at the North Show and on sale have the quiz sheets and the raffle tickets to be drawn on the night.”

“From the GSPCA and Autism Guernsey, to the sponsors, the artists, web developers, local businesses and so many more there have been so many that have made this incredible event come together and with the Auction a month away this will be the first time all 60 Puffins will be able to be seen in one place all completed.”

Mandy Rowlinson at Autism Guernsey Manager said “Puffin Auction tickets are now on sale but there is limited space.”

“If you are unable to attend the puffin auction but would still like to put in a bid, you can find a commission bid form on our website .” 

“Please note that payment must be made before collecting the puffin and all puffins must be collected from St. Pierre Park by noon on Wednesday 13th September.”

“A member of staff will advise you after the auction on the 12th September if you bid has been successful.”

To visit the website or facebook page

Steve continued “We are having great fun at the North Show with volunteers from Northern Trust and as well as the Puffin Parade quiz sheets and raffles tickets today we have some great new items on sales celebrating our 150 years.”

“From our new range of Bucket Hats for just £10 to 150 year pens, 150 year sports vests to 150 year polo tops, our stunning 150 year pin badge and so much more.”

“Please pop by and say hi or the items are on sale at the GSPCA.”

“We have the 150 year Ball on the 30th September and tables are selling fast so do get in touch as well as our BIG BUILD Appeal, there is so much going on, and as mentioned do not forget this is the last weekend of the Puffin Parade before the Auction on the 12th September where you can see all 60together for the first time since they were delivered to Guernsey.”

“For details on the tickets for the Puffin Parade Auction check out .”

“For details on the GSPCA 150th Year Ball on Saturday 30th September 2023 please visit .”

“For details on the GSPCA’s BIGGEST BUILD Appeal please visit .”

“Finally to see information on the North Show please visit - .”


Donate by calling  01481 257261, by post to GSPCA, Rue des Truchots, St Andrews, Guernsey GY6 8UD or online


For details please check out

GSPCA 150th Year Ball Saturday 30th September

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GSPCA Celebrates 150 years in 2023

This year the GSPCA celebrate 150 years and to find out more please check out

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By leaving a gift to the GSPCA in your Will really helps us to improve the lives of animals into the future.  After providing for those you care for, please consider leaving a proportion of what remains to the GSPCA it is so appreciated and makes a real lasting legacy.

A gift like this to the GSPCA ensures our animals and those in Guernsey will always have someone to keep them safe. To find out more please 

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GSPCA Charity Shop in Smith Street


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Upcoming Events we are at and need your help -

Are you supporting the GSPCA our 150th year? Here are a few ways you could get involved | GSPCA Guernsey

April - August 2023 Autism Guernsey and GSPCA Puffin Parade  

23rd and 24th August 2023 – North Show -

Guided Tour - Monday, August 28, 2023 2:00PM  

September 2023 - World Animal Remembrance Month

Guided Tour - Monday, September 4, 2023 2:00PM

Tuesday 12th September Puffin Parade Auction

Wednesday 13th September 2023 - Volunteer Induction Evening

24th September 2023 St Johns Ambulance Seafront Sunday

GSPCA 150th Year Ball – Saturday 30th September 2023

October 2023 - World Animal Month

Wednesday 4th October 2023 - World Animal Day

Wednesday 25th October 2023 - Volunteer Induction Evening

Wednesday 8th November 2023 – GSPCA Dog First aid Course

Wednesday 15th November 2023 – GSPCA Cat First aid Course

Wednesday 22nd November 2023 – Volunteer Induction Evening

Monday 4th December 2023 – World Wildlife Conservation Day

Many more events will be added and dates to be confirmed and if you have any events or ideas to celebrate our 150 years please get in touch…………..



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