Velvet

*** REHOMED *** Update 26/11 You might remember the wee tortie who was found by the West Lodge hotel a few weeks ago. The story’s here. She’s doing really well. She’d a fab time in foster with Sara and has come to mine for a week before she goes for her trial week at her new home-to-be […]

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Visits and Memories

Have just had a lovely visit from Jackie and Karen of New Start Cat Rescue Charity in Newent, UK. Their charity took in many Irish felines over the years – from many charities over here. Coincidentally, I made a trip exactly 5 years ago. Came up on my memory feed. Had to share. Thanks guys for all you do – is […]

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Braveheart

*** REHOMED *** Update 2/10 No-one came forward to claim the lil black panther found near Drimoleague so, now named Braveheart for the brave wee boy he is, said kitteh is looking for his forever home. Braveheart is around five or six months old, he’s playful, silky soft, nuzzlicious and dying to meet YOU. You […]

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Chester & Clarry

*** REHOMED *** Update 5/10 Chester & Clarry are very bored in foster care and would like to find a forever home asap. Can you help them? Contact me here or on 085 219 6229 if you’d like to know more about these adorabubble brothers. Update 4/10 Chester and Clarry are Very Very Bored in […]

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Sally’s Seeking

*** REHOMED *** This beautiful girl is seeking her forever home. Call 085 219 6229 if you’d like to find out more. Currently based in Bantry.

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Ireland – HELP UPDATE BSL Law

Click through and fill in the form to tell government why they need to trash this archaic, misinformed and unfair law. I’ll post an example form later for anyone unsure what to say. BSL (Breed Specific Legislation) is wrong. Here’s why: Safety: Over 40 years of scientific research has found no difference between dog breeds […]

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Black Cat Appurrciation Day 2017

Black Cat Appreciation Day – black cats (and dogs) want the word spread that they’re the least likely to get adopted and the most likely to be killed in pounds around the world. Don’t discriminate – adopt a black companion!!! And Neuter for heavens sake. Nina is still looking for her forever home – a […]

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TNR Memories

Two years ago, with Feral Cats Ireland, we produced Ireland’s TNR manual. It’s still here and still available to anyone who would like a copy. There wasn’t enough funding for the workshops to continue – but hopefully, in the future, money and time will accumulate to make it all possible again.    

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Eliza

*** UPDATE – REHOMED – YAY!!! *** Special needs Eliza is looking for her forever home. Find out all about her – and see her gorgeous photos – here. Update – 26/11 Eliza is most beautiful and affectionate. She’s also deaf. And she has lung damage, probably from pneumonia. All she wants is a room […]

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Bak

*** REHOMED *** Bak, now Barney Bak is well settled in his new home, with a new wee friend to keep him company. Many thanks to Annabel for the photos! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Original Post Tiny bwave asplorer kitteh has been hanging out in Kealkil for a few days trying to get to […]

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Nina Wants to Love Somebody

*** REHOMED *** BLACK is the new Black! And Nina is still looking for her furever home. Black Cat Appurrciation Day is nearly here – August 17th – adopt a mini panther and learn why they’re FAB. Black never goes out of style. Message me here or phone 085 219 6229 to find out more. […]

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Ellie’s Safe & Well & Loved

Remember the scared stray dog in Bantry a while back that everyone saw, but nobody could get? Here she is in her new foster home – read Hannah’s post to find out more about El, and how to help other dogs like her – Adopt, Don’t Shop for starters.

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The Three Amigos

*** REHOMED *** Update 30/7 The Three Amigos are no more – Astarielle and Oakheart have gone to their fantastic furver home. But that means lil Starbreaker is left all alone and lonely  Starbreaker is a lil black and white mummy’s girl – a tiny, round lil thing, with the biggest eyes, who takes play […]

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How to Help Strays & Injured Wildlife

*** WARNING: Photos of injury possibly disturbing *** Injured seagull spotted several times in Bantry today, now safe. Sadly, so badly injured is likely best to euthanase. Just to add – when/if you see a stray/injured animal – or any animal you’re concerned about – it’s great that you report it – so many people […]

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Pound Statistics 2005-2015

The 2015 statistics for Irish dog pounds have just been published by environ.ie. I’ve had a wee look at the annual stats for Cork City, Cork County and Nationwide. You can see the itemised stats for the other counties, and more information generally, by checking the published figures. For each area, I’m most interested in the number of dogs dealt with […]

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