A Scottish charity helping rescued animals in Portugal

Bianca Associação

We are a Scottish charity helping the Bianca Associação, a Portugal based animal rescue shelter, caring for over 400 dogs and 100 cats.

Become a God Parent

For a small monthly sum you can become a God Parent to one of the animals who may never find a permanent home.

Make a Donation

Donate any amount you like through PayPal or gift items in need such as dog leads, food bowls and bedding.

Latest News and Events

Boxed Wine Glass SILVER Charms

Can you help? Due to the current Corona Virus Pandemic and the subsequent lockdown of all gatherings etc., we, Friends of Bianca, Scottish Registered Charity SCO 42783, like so many other charities are unable to attend local and county Fairs and Fetes where, each year, we take a stall and run a Tombola stall made … Continue reading Boxed Wine Glass SILVER Charms

Online Dog Show

Show Us How Beautiful/Cute Your Dog Is We can’t see them in real life at the moment, but you can send us a photo to have a chance to win a prize! You can enter as many photos as you like. When entering, please let us know which class you have chosen. Rosettes to 1st, … Continue reading Online Dog Show

Fairs and Fetes 2020

Unfortunately, due to the Coronavirus, all our Fetes, & the Pop-up shop in George Street, have been cancelled for this year. Hopefully, next year, we can get back to more normality & be able to have our usual fetes, where we can bring in much needed funds for our shelter in Portugal. Thank You Friends … Continue reading Fairs and Fetes 2020

Ways you can help


Donations of any kind are always gratefully received


Visit the shelter and provide some hands on help


Become a god parent to a permanent resident