Our lovely older girl Avery (approx 9/10 years) was rehomed in late 2019 but has been returned to our care due to unforeseen circumstances. Avery is simply the sweetest girl, who is happiest when sitting beside you, having her ears rubbed or just being stroked, she craves human attention and is just so happy, nearly […]


Our little 6 year old terrier girl Cady has turned to social media in the hope that she will catch the eye of someone looking for a best friend. Cady arrived at Heathlawn a couple of days before Christmas but she didn’t let the fact that she had been made ‘homeless’ dampen her spirits. A fun […]

Charlton and Heston – to be homed separately

Introducing Charlton and Heston ❤️ These handsome brothers were lucky to find available space and are great ambassadors for their breed, where we can to this most amazing of breeds – loving, gentle and so kind. These boys are full of the joys of life and we have lots of fun and laughter with them […]


Crusoe is waiting patiently for his forever home. He is a young boy, approx 12/14 months old, who was found straying before he came to us at Heathlawn. He is a medium sized boy who we think is Husky x. Crusoe always has a smile on his face and loves to get out on our […]


Damson is approx 18 months old, a typical hairy mutt with a huge heart that holds lots of love that she showers on everyone she meets, big or small. She walks well on a lead, she had great recall when off lead and is clean in her room. Damson would be the perfect addition to […]


Fate was handed into a pound along with her friends, Freedom and Fortune. We heard about their dilemma and decided to give them the chance of a happy future. Fate is a small Saluki x girl who arrived a very shy and nervous girl but is starting to realise her life has definitely taken a […]


Fortune came to us in early December, with his two friends after they all found themselves in Galway City Pound. A very handsome Lurcher boy, approx 2 years old, Fortune is a very sweet natured boy, confident around people thoroughly enjoying their company especially if they want to give him lots of ear rubs!!! He […]


Welcome Hades (God of the Underworld) This very handsome greyhound boy also is only 20months old, he is a little shy but extremely sweet and kind and when he lets go, he is full of fun❤️ For more information on Hades, please call Emma on 087 276 5690


Montreal is a GSD/Husky cross who is approximately 16 to 18 months old. He is is a big, bouncy, playful pup who still has some learning to do. Montreal loves to get out and about, he needs a lot of exercise and stimulation and therefore needs an active home as he can be a little […]


Newman came to us from a pound with his friend Redford, the Saluki ,after both were picked up in emaciated states by the local warden. Newman is a small boy, approx 2/3 years old but at times he seems like an old man. His body and mind show that he has led a hard life, […]


Panama is a mixed breed pup who will soon be old enough to ‘fly the nest’, as she has reached 12 weeks of age. Panama will need a home where there is a human at home all day, as puppies require extra feeds and socialising, not to mention extra cuddles 😜 Puppies are hard work. […]


Let’s not forget the most senior man at Heathlawn…as if he would let us. A favourite amongst the volunteers, Redmond is approx 10/11 years old and is the funniest character. He likes to be the boss and doesn’t take kindly to being told what to do or where to go, but his charm and quirky […]


Savita, our beautiful, gentle collie girl, is doing so well since coming home to Heathlawn, following a weeks battle to survive after she was found lying injured on a country road. We weren’t sure if Savita would ever regain her walk but this brave girl is determined to put her past behind her. Savita is […]


We have been asked to help Scruff and his owner through the very difficult decision of finding him a new home, due to the decline of his owners health. Scruff is a 3 year old Corgi/Terrier cross and the most wonderful little chap ever. He has the biggest heart under all that hair and is […]


Suez is a mixed breed girl who will soon be old enough to ‘fly the nest’, as she has reached 12 weeks of age. Suez will need a home where there is a human at home all day, as puppies require extra feeds and socialising, not to mention extra cuddles 😜 Puppies are hard work. […]

Suhani and Capaldi

Suhani, the young Saluki x girl that we had to sedate in order to catch as she strayed around the Parkmore Industrial Estate in Galway City, has come on in leaps and bounds. She is just the most sweetest, loving and playful girl but best of all she has been a ‘life changer’ for our […]