Bueno

17th Oct 2021
Bueno is the first of our 9 lurcher babies to fly the nest to a forever home. Last weekend, the Connolly O’Gormans arrived to take their new family member home. Mum Alison had been following their story from the very first post after sadly losing her own lurcher Tulip. She waited patiently, watching as our […]
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Tux

8th Oct 2021
Tux was found wandering on a busy city street in Galway, in December 2020. Scared, terribly underweight and filthy, it took a while for Tux to gain weight and regain his health but after a few months he turned into the most handsome boy and was flying around our fields. We made many efforts to […]
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Trez

4th Sep 2021
Our Cattery team has bid a fond farewell to our sweet little Trez! Trez is settling in well and has found all the best places to sit ! Trez came into our care as he was discovered with an injury to his leg and had to have it amputated as a result. Thank you Patrick […]
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Brosna

3rd Sep 2021
You may remember Brosna when she first arrived to our sanctuary, alongside her friend Barrow. While Barrow engaged with us and was happy out, little Brosna was absolutely terrified of us and everything around her. She would spend her days hiding away at the back of her kennel and if one of us entered she […]
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Banoffee

9th Aug 2021
Little puppy girl Banoffee proved to be a huge hit when we posted her story and profile on our facebook page and website. With over 50 applications to read, it took us a few days and it is never easy narrowing them down as so many applications were great but with only one Banoffee we […]
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Pimms

5th Aug 2021
Pimms, our little lurcher baby of approx 8/10 wks was found as a stray, on the streets a few weeks ago. He was underweight, full of worms, hairless and very scared. After a few days under our care he started to realise he was safe and loved and turned into the puppy he had forgotten […]
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Bond

1st Aug 2021
In June we were alerted to two 4 month old lurcher brothers who had been found straying around the streets of Galway City. No Microchip. No Collars. No Owner. They came into our care and after a couple of days settling in the boys were soon bouncing around our sanctuary. A month earlier a lovely […]
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Binky

1st Aug 2021
3 kittens, born to mum Kuro, were taken into our Cattery until they were old enough to be separated. They went into foster, with our long time foster mum Edel, for some socialisation and TLC! Binky, Bear and Bette have come on leaps and bounds and have grown into the most affectionate, nosey and mischievous […]
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Teddy

31st Jul 2021
Little Teddy was found on the streets, alone and scared, as a teeny tiny puppy with a belly full of worms and fleas. He was lucky to come into our care but even luckier to go into foster with one of our experienced puppy families. Lily Ann and her family have never let us down. […]
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Ginger and Nugget

30th Jul 2021
Happy family today to the Concannons who welcomed (foster) siblings Ginger and Nugget into their home! Both Ginger and Nugget were orphaned at a young age and taken in to foster together where they became fast friends x We are always so happy to see our kittens placed in loving homes but it’s even more […]
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Doris

25th Jul 2021
There were many goodbyes over the weekend and just in time for the next batch of kittens on our waiting list to come in. But saving the best goodbye till last had to be our Doris !Doris has finally found her Purrfect forever home with Josh! Josh had got in touch to offer our beautiful […]
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Christy

25th Jul 2021
Christy, another kitten found worse for wear and kindly fostered by the Storey family along with kittens Nina and Danny Zuko, left our care at the weekend to begin his new life with the Glynns! Thank you to Laura and the Glynn family for choosing to adopt!
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Nina

25th Jul 2021
Nina, our tiny lady found in Connemara in June and taken into foster by the Storey family,has grown up in the past few weeks and yesterday she got to go home with her excited new family the O’Briens! They were looking for a new addition that would match the hustle and bustle of a young […]
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Tarka

24th Jul 2021
Last weekend it was little Tarkas turn to wave us goodbye as she set off with her new dad’s, Shane and Mikey. Found as a stray on the streets, Tarka deserved so much better and we know that’s exactly what we found for her. Updates from her dads say that she has settled in really […]
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Jeff

23rd Jul 2021
It was a fantastic news this week when Jeff finally found his forever family with Alex and Scott! Jeff has made himself at home and staked his claim to a variety of places. Thanks to Edna at Cuddles Cattery for caring for Jeff over the past few months and doing such an amazing job that […]
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Trucker

15th Jul 2021
Last weekend saw our big boy Trucker go home with the Hennelly Family. It took us a few months to find what we really wanted for our young, boisterous, lovable goofball Trucker but it was most definitely worth his wait. The Hennellys came to visit Trucker first without their existing dog Riley and they all […]
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Tofu

12th Jul 2021
It was another busy weekend here, at Heathlawn, which saw new faces arriving and some much loved faces waving goodbye. Little Tofu was one who got to pack his bags and head off gleefully to his wonderful new home with the Holohan Family. Emma had previously applied for a few of our dogs and whilst […]
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Trad

7th Jul 2021
A few months ago we spotted a sad looking lurcher boy on one of the pound pages, so we contacted them and offered to help change his life. What arrived was a big blocky type lurcher boy who was initially very unsure and wary of his new surroundings and us but we could tell that […]
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Poulet

1st Jul 2021
Through no fault of his, it’s 3rd time lucky for our boy Poulet as he headed off to start a new life last weekend. New Mum and Dad, Fran and Alfredo, have kept us updated and tell us that Poulet has settled in brilliantly. After 2 disappointing starts, we just couldn’t be happier to hear […]
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Suzie

27th Jun 2021
Suzie, our timid Amputee, has found her forever home. She arrived into our care when she was discovered living feral with an old untreated leg injury. Timid?…..Yes. Feral?… No. Suzie has landed on her paws (sorry, bad joke) and secured her forever home in the cat paradise that is the grounds and owners private home […]
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