Category Archives: Dogs

Ex-pound Dog Beauty Rescued


Here's a photo of one of our ex-pound dogs called Beauty.

She was skin and bone, covered in mange and didn't even have much hope. But with the help of our vets at the Ark we all fought together to keep her alive.

Two years later, look how beautiful she is? How loved does she […]

Update on Daisy (known as Fly)

We got this lovely update today from Jayne Byrne who re-homed a gorgeous little collie girl called Daisy (known as Fly when in AHAR) from us back at the start of October. It looks like she is settling in nicely!!
'I thought you might like a quick Christmas update on Daisy (Fly) after her difficult […]

Dinny’s Diary

Dear Santy,

Four years ago Suzanne saved me from a life of hell. I was tied in a dark shed with a tight chain, so tight my skin had grown over it. She came in to the darkness and cut me free, the pain roared through my weak body while she held my face and […]

Never Leave AHAR Empty-Handed!!

10-year-old Scarlett Dunscombe-Berry, who lives near Bolton in England, is an amazing fund-raiser for AHAR and several other animal rescue charities also. Scarlett came across to visit and work at AHAR with her parents for a week in August 2013. Well naturally the family weren't allowed to leave empty-handed and as a souvenir (!!) of their working […]

Mum and Her 9 Pups Come to AHAR

Rescured Mum and her 9 pups come to AHAR

UPDATE ... WE HAVE A FOSTER FOR ALL OF THESE PLUS THE MUM. Thanks for everyone for offering foster homes.

Mum and her 9 pups come to AHAR. Oh my god! There is no end. Anyone able to foster the pups? Even if we split the litter? They have had their first vaccine and are […]

Update from Georgina about our Beautiful Windy

Do you remember poor Windy who we rescued back in July after she was found dumped heavily pregnant in a field? She was so thin and weak that, when she gave birth to 9 pups just a couple of days later (as pictured), the pups were all too weak to survive bar one (despite the […]

Heading North

AHAR will re-home dogs to anywhere in Ireland including the North. Where there’s a will, we find the way!! Back at the end of June AHAR were thrilled to re-home 3 wee pups to 3 families who were great friends around the Lisburn area in North Ireland thanks to a complicated transport run which involved […]

Betzy Goes Home!

After years of hell, on a chain of fear, with no shelter from the wind or rain, Betz went home. Melissa and Mary Ciepierski read her story on our page and knew they had to have her. Betz is old, she finds it hard to trust. Her coat is shabby from living outside. Her eyes […]

Cooper Adopts His Family!

Cooper re-homed with her new family, the Horgans from Tralee. They adore her. Thanks to Anne Marie, Colm, Aodhan, Dunnacha and Eabha-May. This from Anne Marie – "Thanks to AHAR for our lovely Cooper, we are mad about her especially Eabha-May! She’s got the floppiest ears and the longest legs!! Hope we have many years […]

Blake is One Happy Dog at Finding his Forever Home!

This is Blake going home with his new ‘parents’, Brian and Yvette Priestley. It was love at first sight when they saw him on our AHAR Facebook page. Brian kindly updated us shortly afterwards – "He's good as gold and making himself right at home! We feel very lucky to have such a handsome, sweet-natured, […]