Cat Neutering Scheme

8th Feb 2021
We are delighted to announce our reduced rate Cat Neutering Scheme, for the second year running. Each of the vets, listed below, has kindly offered to assist us and to avail of the reduced rate offer all appointments must be booked directly with them. Spaces are limited and we expect, like last year, that they […]
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Mootsy and Me

20th Jan 2021
Galway SPCA is delighted to announce the publication of ‘Mootsy and the AWFULLY big bite!’ On sale at it costs €11.00 including postage anywhere in Ireland and €13.00 includes international delivery. This heart-warming picturebook, which tells the story of the AWFUL day when seven-year old Aoife’s gerbil bites her finger and will NOT let […]
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Procedures during Level 5 restrictions

4th Jan 2021
Due to level 5 restrictions our charity shops will remain closed until further notice. We can not accept donations at this time as we are unable to sort through donations and we don’t have any space to store any more than we have right now. Our office team will work remotely. If you need to […]
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‘Friends of Galway SPCA’ Facebook Group

7th Dec 2020
Our ‘Friends of Galway SPCA’ Facebook Group is a closed group with interesting inside information which includes first hand behind the scenes news. It has been running since September 2019 and your €5 monthly membership subscription entitles you to:- daily updates from the sanctuary at Heathlawn and the Athenry Cattery view the antics of the […]
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Register with

15th May 2020
Our thanks to everyone for raising donations for Galway SPCA with #easyfundraising. If you haven’t signed up yet it’s easy and completely free. 4,000 shops and sites will donate to us when you use easyfundraising to do your everyday online shopping at no extra cost to you. To sign up all you have to do is […]
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Advice if you find kittens

13th May 2020
We receive many calls and every situation is different, the calls will vary. Some are well meaning with most people wanting to help. So what do you do if you find kittens? 1. Take a Photo Depending on the situation, we always advise you to take a photo as photos help us determine how old […]
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Advice on looking after a pet rabbit

10th Apr 2020
As we head into the Easter weekend Coco would like to remind everyone that rabbits are a 10+ year commitment. They require lots of exercise and space to move around even in their enclosures. Rabbits are not OK living in hutches in the garden unless it has a large secure run attached. Rabbits are not […]
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Paco’s Den

24th Sep 2019
Paco’s Den is still working its magic on a daily basis.   It teaches many of our dogs what it’s like to cross a threshold into a home type environment.   Our very own little piece of heaven where our dogs can get some one to one, away from the noise and energy of our […]
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