• Event,  Fundraising


    A FUN WAY TO RAISE FUNDS FOR CRUZ AZUL! Click on a photo to see full information about each dog and the category they have entered. Vote for your favourite doggie photo in each category by clicking on the star. Enter your dog here: Haga clic en una foto para ver la información completa sobre cada perro y la categoría en la que han ingresado. Vote por su foto de perrito favorita en cada categoría haciendo clic en la estrella. Haga clic aquí para entrar:

  • Fundraising,  News

    Ozzy Stays Afloat

    Ozzy looked sadly on as his fellow canines kept cool in the pool. With his paralysis, it wasn’t possible for him to join in, but his rescuer was determined that he should enjoy life to the full and put out a plea for a buoyancy jacket so that he could keep cool during the searing heat and have fun with his buddies. Ozzy has his buoyancy jacket and is raring to go! A kind member of the public saw her plea and Ozzy is now geared up to keep cool and enjoy some gentle physiotherapy. We’ll keep you updated with the next episode, so keep checking here on our website…

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    Ozzy’s Wheels

    Ozzy was knocked down by a car and left to die of his horrific injuries by the roadside. He had been lying there, in pain and with no food and drink, for about a week. Thankfully, Farah found him in time and rushed him to the vet. Ozzy had various injuries, but the most serious one was his broken back. Farah set about making his life as comfortable as possible, while she raised funds for his treatment. Cruz Azul Murcia is working with FaraH and Petlovers Veterinarian Clinic in Sucina, to get Ozzy as well as possible. He’s a lovely, gentle dog, with lots of character and determination, and he…

  • Event,  Fundraising

    Rock My Soul is a Huge Hit

      Cruz Azul’s fundraising event ‘Rock My Soul’ proved a huge hit, raising 1532.50€ for the charity, which helps with vet bills for pet owners on low incomes and works with local communities to control feral cat colonies in a humane way. The owners of The New Arches in Los Alcázares provided the venue for the event, which was organised by John “J. J. Soulman” whose friends in the music business were keen to take part. Rock My Soul was a sell-out event and guests were treated to some great performances by super compere and DJ, Paul Allen, Roxy Housewine (Amy Winehouse Tribute), Johnny Lea and the great J. J.…

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    Cruz Azul Walks on the Bark Side Again

    Cruz Azul supporters gathered with their dogs on the promenade in Santiago de la Ribera on Sunday, 28 September for their second ‘Walk on the Bark Side’. On arrival, many of the roads in Santiago de la Ribera had been closed, due to a half-marathon, but the determined walkers and barkers still managed to arrive in good time at the start line. Despite heavy, dark clouds and the threat of thunderstorms, the weather was kind and nobody got wet on the 3 kilometer walk along the prom. Over thirty owners and dogs completed the walk, helping to raise 236 Euros for the charity. All shapes and sizes of pooch took…

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    Cruz Azul is Squeaky Clean!

    Cruz Azul Murcia was treated to a special event to raise funds by local businesses on Wednesday, 13 August. Clean Me car wash and Airpark Murcia, based on the Oasis Boulevard, got together to raise awareness of the charity by donating 20% of all sales on the day. They were joined by The Mobile Nail Spa and Avalon who also donated to the charity. Businesses from Oasis Boulevard generously donated prizes for the raffle and the prizewinners were: Di – Free car wash at Clean Me Monica – Lunch for two at The Arches Cathie – 20€ voucher from The Mobile Nail Spa Anthea Prentice – A week’s bike hire…

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    Busy Christmas Market

    It was a busy Cruz Azul Christmas Market at Time Out in San Javier on Saturday, 7 December and many turned out to find Christmas gifts among the wide variety of items available. Rustic Pottery provided some excellent gift ideas, from animal plaques to personalised hearts and gift tags. The Bling Bling stall was busy, displaying some beautiful hand-made jewellery, and Sue’s Flowers had some tempting flower displays and provided a free gift-wrapping service. Other items included fragrant, hand-made soaps, personalised diamante dog and cat collars, coasters, table mats, calendars and bookmarks, delicious home-made cakes and Christmas decorations. “It’s our first craft market and we’re very happy with the results.…

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    Red Tops Rock!

    Staff at The Arches in Los Alcázares rose to the challenge last Thursday evening with a full house for The Red Tops’ performance. “This has to be the biggest audience that we’ve had so far” remarked owner, Ali Chaplin. “We had in excess of 230 people, with standing room only”. The Red Tops have proved a popular rock band, with a great following at venues around the Mar Menor area. Thursday night was no exception and they rocked the audience with their energetic and infectious style of playing, filling the dance floor in no time. One guest brought along his vintage Ford Galaxy to add a true retro flavour to…