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VOTE to Help DAWG Win €10,000 from Pedigree!

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR VOTES – WE ARE NOW THE PROUD RECIPIENTS OF THE PRIZE MONEY OF 20,000 EURO. We are honoured and delighted to have been selected as one of three shelters short listed by an independent panel of judges to be …

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Pound Dogs Need a Second Chance!

Recently there have been some questions about how we do the work we do at DAWG. Dogs come into our care in a variety of ways; we rescue abused, surrendered and abandoned dogs to give them a second chance at finding loving homes. We also take …

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Update #3 on Thor

We have a wonderful update on the invincible Thor, courtesy of Nanci Creedon, Dog Behaviourist, who has been working with Thor while he is being cared for at Riverview Vets. She’s made this brilliant video to show his progress as he gets braver and more …

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Update #2 on Thor

Little Thor’s plight has touched thousands of hearts. TV, newspapers, social media sites: so many people have seen his photo and read his story. Last night one of one of our members went to visit him and see how he is doing. She was so …

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Educating our youth of today is vital

DAWG were contacted by Mari McCarthy, a teacher from Maria Immaculata Community College in Dunmanway with a view to giving a talk to a group of third year students.  These students expressed an interest in animal welfare and wanted to hear how a charity like …

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Update on Thor

On 31 March, we got a call from our vets Riverview Vets Ballincollig asking if we could help with a male Jack Russell Terrier handed in in appalling condition. This bewildered creature, whom we named Thor, was suspected of having been used as bait in …

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Smooches for Pooches walk on Valentines Weekend

Thank you so much to Rose Proctor who is organising a walk for Cork DAWG on Valentines weekend. Rose has been very busy behind the scenes. The walk takes place on Sunday 16th Feb. Starting between one and two pm at Pairc Ui Chaoimh. We …

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Our calendar is now on sale

The calendars are in and they look fantastic!! From today they will be in Riverview Ballincollig and Sunbeam Blackpool. They are going to be in O’Driscolls shop in Ballinlough and Colm Hastings groomers in Douglas next week. More venues to follow. For those who ordered …

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Lady still looking for her forever home.

Lady recently had a cancerous lump removed from one of her mammary glands. She is recovering well   and is back to her old self. She has arthritis but this does not hold her back.   She is a beautiful, relaxed older girl- very sweet …

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Parallel the band donate the proceeds of the sale of their CD to Cork DAWG

Huge thank you to the band Parallel whose CD is now on sale here and all proceeds go to Cork DAWG. ”Buy Parallel’s Album ‘Paper Walls’ here or Special Edition Album ‘Paper Walls’ c/w Single ‘When I’m High’ on CD and proceeds will go to the Cork …

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DAWG Calendar 2014

Due to popular demand we will have a 2014 DAWG calendar out in time for Christmas. All proceeds of our calendar will go straight into the charity and features all DAWG dogs in their new homes. So to all those who have adopted from us …

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New Shop in Youghal!

Cork DAWG would like to thank everyone who worked so hard to get our new charity shop in Youghal ready for the official opening next Saturday 6th July. If will officially open at 12 mid day and we would like to invite everyone to join …

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