Shoemaker Fun Dog Show

26th Nov 2020
As with a lot of our planned events this year we couldn’t go ahead with one of our favourites, Our Fun Dog Show. However our friends at Shoemaker Kennels have very kindly organised an online dog show which is running until December 18th to raise funds not only for ourselves but for another organisation close […]
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23rd Nov 2020
Fundraising has been extremely difficult for us, this year, with events almost non existent. Unfortunately the bills continue to arrive and must be paid. So how do you bring everyone together while at the same time keep them apart? We think we may have solved that problem This festive season when we decorate our Christmas […]
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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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‘Friends of Galway SPCA’ Facebook Group

30th Mar 2020
Our ‘Friends of Galway SPCA’ Facebook Group is a closed group with interesting inside information which includes first hand behind the scenes news. Your €5 monthly membership subscription entitles you to:- daily updates from the sanctuary at Heathlawn, the City and Athenry catteries includes antics of the staff and volunteers discounts at participating ‘Friends’ outlets […]
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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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