Category Archives: Dogs


Buddy Finds His Forever Home

...a long way from Kerry!

Last week we put up an appeal from a lovely lady called Polly who was trying to re-home a gorgeous JRT called Buddy who had taken up residence on her doorstep after clearly coming from a difficult background. Polly couldn’t keep him as she already had a houseful of her own dogs but very kindly […]



Hammy Has A Forever Home!

Hammy, the beautiful black flat-haired retriever, pictured here on the left, has found his forever home with the lovely Sarah O'Neill. Sarah has always been a great supporter of AHAR, helping out in lots of ways, and she kindly offered to foster Hammy after he was recovering from an operation. Well he has fitted in […]



Our Lovely Lil

This is Lil Harrington, Suzanne’s adopted/stolen mum of twenty years, who is one of AHAR’s greatest supporters. When she read our post looking for a home for Boots, an ex-Cavan pound dog, she dropped everything and drove from Cork to adopt him! Lil lives in a stunning home with loads of land next to a […]



Kerri Waves Goodbye

This is Kerri waving goodbye to her buddies at AHAR as she goes home with her new Mum Jean Rowan, a wonderful lady and fantastic supporter of AHAR. We had originally named her Honey but Jean had to change her name because her husband was too embarrassed o shoud out ‘Here Honey” when out on […]



A Picture of Happiness!

If ever a photo speaks a thousand words this is it! These were our lovely AHAR rescue dogs Toots and JCB heading off with the very happy Pat to their wonderful new life. Two more saved and in the best possible hands!



Staffie Superstar!

What a great pic of this gorgoeus staffie Scarlet and Marcey. Scarlet was one of our ex-pound dogs and she was put in a fun dog show in the UK and low and behold she won the top prize. How about that – from poundie girl to superstar!



Finn with His New Family

Finn with his new family in the UK, thanks to Gemma. Finn was left in the Kerry pound to die! Eh, Thats what his owners thought! Another star for Gemma x



Ex-Pound Dogs on the UK Bus!

Tomorrow the UK bus is leaving AHAR again, three beautiful dogs going to Gemma and six adult dogs and four pups going to Cindi. Thats thirteen ex-pound dogs all heading off on an adventure, the difference this time is... they are safe :)



Meet Diesel

Meet diesel, he was dumped at the Reeks petrol station, thanks to Edyta and Lukasz Hernas and Tomasz Piedel (who work at the station) for spending hours trying to catch him with me and feeding him till we were able to befriend him.



Dedicated To All The Amazing People Who Work In Rescue

From all the dogs you have saved.

The day I was born, the first thing I remember is my mother's warm tongue licking me dry. I felt her love and pride as she nursed me and then to my surprise i could see myself five more times. I had brothers and sisters! Wow! Let the fun begin.
As the weeks passed mom […]