Category Archives: News

A busy day

What a busy day, got 6 dogs neutered, 3 for rescues and 3 for new owners, a cat neutered and homed, 2 greyhounds booked for homes in Belgium, another one got a home in cork, Lucky the Yorkie is on weeks trial, homed a collie pup to a friend, 4 dogs booked for UK rescue […]

Appeal for Funds

We find ourselves this week in a situation where we have to appeal for funds. Things are always tight but this week we desperately need funds to buy hay and food for the animals. Each week we home approx. 5-7 dogs, some weeks even more but there are so many animals coming into us that […]

A Special Thank You

I would like to extend a special thank you to Pay Joy (our resident goat catcher) and his family for donating supplies to do up our cattery. They're a lovely family that are always helping. - Suzanne

I’m Sick & Upset

This everybody has got to hear! I'm still sick and upset. Got a call this morn to say a German tourist found 5 puppies (3 weeks old) hanging in a shed, I dropped everything and ran. When I got there 2 had died. I couldn't stop crying, I just wanted to kill that farmer! We […]

Rory is on his way!


For those of you who were following Rory's story you'll be delighted to know that he is currently on his way to his new home!

A special thank you must go to Marie for fostering him, I know she's already missing him, and to Toni and Gemma for helping in finding him a new family. […]


One lucky family adopted one lucky doggie earlier this week. Toffee is a terrier mix and such a cutie. Best of luck guys with your new addition, be sure to report back on how Toffee is settling in.

Our Best News Ever!

Four weeks ago a lovely dog warden called Brendan, with his co-worker James, called to see our farm. After spending an hour with us, looking at all the animals, hearing all their stories, I decided to ask could we work together in re-homing and saving dogs. After a meeting in Kerry County Council Dog Pound […]

Spay/Neuter Your Pet

To prevent unnecessary suffering to future generations please spay or neuter your pet. Dogs Trust Ireland can help financially in certain circumstances.

Here's a short video about the subject from Ceaser Millan, The Dog Whisperer...

Please Vaccinate Your Dogs

Canine Parvovirus Parvo is a contagious virus mainly affecting dogs. The disease is highly infectious and is spread from dog to dog by direct or indirect contact with their feces. It can be especially severe in puppies that are not protected by maternal antibodies or vaccination. It has two distinct presentations, a cardiac and intestinal […]

We’re at Pet Expo!

Pet Expo is Ireland’s only dedicated consumer Pet Exhibitions featuring everything that is relevant to the ownership of the family pet. Now in its 4th year, Pet Expo 2010 returns to the RDS, Dublin, as a 3-day consumer show open to the animal loving public with a wider variety of pets, pet products, service providers, entertainers, […]