Run Free Roxy

RUN FREE ROXY Our thoughts go out to Roxy’s family ( you may remember her as Hope) as she has been put to rest. Two years ago, she left the shelter to go to her retirement home; as a senior, being in the shelter as an elderly dog is not ideal. Hope was really suffering […] Read More…

Christmas Day At the Shelter

A PEEK AT XMAS DAY AT THE SHELTER Thanks to all the team members, yesterday was a fantastic day for the dogs. Here is a little video of the dogs receiving their dinners. ( watch closely for their faces of absolute amazement) and their new toys. All 42 dogs had a walk and so many […] Read More…

CHRISTMAS DINNER SUCCESS

CHRISTMAS DINNER SUCCESS Not only was our shelter crew hard at work, but some of our team had arranged a special dinner in order to raise funds for the dogs—a huge thank you to Pauline, John and Sheila and Robert for all your hard work. We are very grateful to you for cooking such a […] Read More…

OK BAND PICNIC SUCCESS

A XMAS PICNIC EVENT  Thanks so much to the OK band for such an amazing event. A lovely venue and fantastic live music that gets everyone up and dancing. The event, comprised of some rather generous raffle gifts and a donation table, led to a whopping total raised 2035€. Thanks to everyone involved, here is […] Read More…

Harvey – One of the worst cases we have seen

On Thursday Morning AKIRA was called to pick up a dog who was in a poor condition. Nothing could prepare the staff member for what was in store this poor dog looked lifeless and completely emaciated we can only imagine what this poor creature has had to ensure during his life. The team did not […] Read More…

Our Retail Teams Needs your Help

We are looking to grow our team even bigger and stronger and spread the workload across many. We are looking for people who can volunteer on one or two shifts a week. We welcome people Monday through to Saturday; however, we are particularly short of volunteers on Mondays and Tuesdays so we would be really […] Read More…

Lee Successfully completed a 240km walk and raised 10,000 Euros for Akira

CONGRATULATIONS, AND THANK YOU, LEE HARKER Lee and his partner Fay are dedicated Akira supporters, volunteering at the Shelter whenever they can by walking dogs. They have also adopted two Akira rescue dogs. Upon hearing Akira’s plans to build a new exercise and rehabilitation area, he started thinking he could use his strengths to help […] Read More…

Sponsor a Dog

NOVEMBERS SPONSORSHIP REQUEST This month for those who cannot adopt, we are asking if you would be prepared to sponsor one of our residents. This month we have chosen Reggie as he has several costly medical needs, and due to his special needs, his stay with us may be longer than anticipated. We must ensure […] Read More…

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