Barn Dog Team- Choi

I’ve been volunteering at The Barn now for just over two years. I remember my first day very well, I was shown what needed to be done and how to clean out the kennels. Everyone made me feel very welcome.  After the kennels were done, there was still plenty to do….dishes and there certainly wasn’t a shortage of them!! I…

Marley- Now Available!

This little chap is Marley! He is a 7 year old Jack Russell x Chihuahua who joined us last week after his mum sadly passed away. Hes been very nervous but really enjoyed his first Barn trip to the beach with Ellen. Marley is not quite ready to be adopted yet. Please watch for his adoption post!

Another China rescue CHESTER

The day has finally arrived and I am preparing to head over to Liverpool on the ferry to collect and meet up with Chester again. It’s been a long wait but all at the BARN are excited at his pending arrival. I will post up live video when we finally see him again. Watch this space for updates. So the…

Chase

Name – ChaseBreed – Dalmatian/collie crossAge – 1 yearDogs – yes (of similar size and with successful meet)Cats – unknownChildren – 16+ years Meet our handsome boy Chase!Chase was born completely deaf but he doesn’t let this hold him back. He will need someone who is willing to continue his training as he is a very big and boisterous pup….

Maze

●Maze●11 months old●Staffy Lab Cross●Cats: No●Dogs: Yes, must be similar size,pending successful meet●Children : 14+ Meet our stunning Maze, she is an 11 month old Staffy Lab Cross. It will certainly be love at first sight when you see this beauty!How could you not fall in love with her?Looks aside, she is very full on and bouncy…..a typical puppy that…

Marley

Name: MarleyAge: 7 years oldBreed: JackahuahuaCats: NoDogs: Small dog only, with successful meetChildren: No Meet Marley, our young at heart Jackahuahua!He may be 7 years old but he’s still very energetic and loves his walks. He will be great company  for an active mature family with no children.Marley has never been around children so we think it will be a…

Alex

Name – AlexBreed – Collie/Corgi crossAge – 3.5 yearsDogs – Yes (with successful meet)Cats – UnknownChildren – 10+ Meet Alex! Alex is a super friendly little dog. He can be nervous around new people but it doesn’t take him long to come around. He enjoys playing with his toys (especially ones that squeak!) and loves going for walks. He will…

Simba & Tiny

Simba – ginger male – aged 3 Tiny – tabby and white male aged 2 both fully vaccinated, microchipped and neutered These 2 boys are just lovely. Both very affectionate and love being fussed over. Both had been living indoors but may like some safe access outside when they are settled. We do not know how they are with dogs…

Prince

Name – Prince Breed – Lab/Springer crossAge – 3.5 years Dogs – Yes, of similar size (with successful meet)Cats – NoChildren – 12+ years Meet Prince! Prince’s favourite thing in the world is to play fetch, he would play all day if you let him! He will need an active home that can give him lots of exercise. Prince can…

King Edward

age 3/4 neutered, vaccinated and microchipped King Edward is a very large, very affectionate boy always ready for a chat. He had been straying for a while before coming into our care but he must have belonged to someone at some stage. We don’t know how he is with other cats or dogs. He would be fine with children over…

Rory

Name: RoryAge: 1 year old Breed: Lab Staffy XCats : NoDogs: NoChildren: 16+ Rory came into the shelter completely shut down, he was terrified, didn’t know what was going on. It took a while before we gained his trust and for him to come out of his kennel for a quick sniff but he would dart right back in as…

Barn Dog Team- Sommer

I haven’t been at the barn very long but it’s become one of my favourite places over the last little while, the highlight of my week! I’m the biggest dog lover ever so coming here every week just makes life so much better. Everyone is just so lovely and caring. I am so grateful to be apart of the BARN…

Stranmillis University College- Puppy Petting

A massive Thank you to Danielle for welcoming us to Stranmillis University College today for a “Puppy Petting” session. £143 was raised by staff and students who came in to meet our fantastic volunteers and dogs! Thank you to our volunteers for giving us their time.We all had a great time exploring the beautiful grounds and the dogs just loved…