Falkor

12th Sep 2019
In mid July we were alerted to a tiny 7/8 week old puppy that had been abandoned close to our sanctuary. The cutest little boy who was lucky enough to go straight from the roadside ditch he had been thrown in, to the loving arms of his Foster mum Diane, one of our volunteers. Falkor […]
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Dayna’s First Gotcha day

10th Sep 2019
In May 2018 we took in Dayna to our care. This 6 year old Greyhound girl had been living in a back yard, pumping out litters of Lurcher pups. Prior to that life, Dayna had raced 19 times and had two registered litters. We can only guess that Dayna was then sold to the back […]
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Dooley

9th Sep 2019
Dooley and Vanilla (now Frank and Betty) In June we were on the trail of a very scared, skinny little lurcher boy, running around the streets of Ballinasloe and limping badly. Finally we managed to catch him and Dooley arrived at Heathlawn to start the road to his recovery. In June of 2017, we rescued […]
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Miss Saigon

9th Sep 2019
At the end of July we received a call from a lady called Sharon who, whilst on a deserted bog road, had stumbled across a very scared dog lying in the ditch. That little girl arrived to our sanctuary and what a sad and sorry sight she was. A traumatized, mange ridden hairy lurcher, who […]
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Shinx

15th Mar 2019
Timid little Shinx was found at 11 weeks old, alone and crying for help in the bushes at GMIT. We didn’t know if this little girl would learn to accept the love of the humans that cared for her but with time and patience she learned that we were her friends. In September, a wonderful […]
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