Monthly Archives: June 2011


Monty is 10 years plus and he is looking for a nice quiet retirement home.   He is a friendly big boy and loves to sit on your knee  -  he likes a few strokes but not too many. When Monty first came to Assisi he had an air gun pellet in his back, which looked like it had been there for some time but it was successfully removed and he has never looked back. Monty loves to sunbathe and a home where he is the centre of attention with no other…

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Assisi Opens Charity Shop in Ballynahinch

We are really excited to announce that Assisi has opened a Charity Shop in Ballynahinch. The shop is located at 6 High Street and sells clothing, shoes, handbags, jewellery, bric-a-brac, books, cd's, dvd's and furniture. The Manager of the shop is Jim Allen and he would be delighted to meet you. Why not call in and view the new shop and say hello to Jim and his team of volunteers. Tell him you are an Assisi supporter - he will be delighted to meet…

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Update from Sara

To all at Assisi. I thought I would give you a six month update following my adoption in the Autumn. I was picked…

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Meet best friends – Marlie the Cat and Holly the dog

This is Marlie (cat) and Holly (dog) we rehomed them both seperatly from the Sanctuary.  We got Holly first of all in June 2008 and then Marlie about six months later.  Although Marlie was a bit weary of Holly initially t

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Have you ever wondered what happens before 11am at Assisi!

The gates at Assisi open to the public at 11am - but what happens before that?  The day for the staff at Assisi starts at 8.30am.  They inspect all the kennels and cages for anything untoward that might have happened to any of the animals during the night and this is recorded in the diary to be discussed with the Manager.  The animals are feed, given any medicines that are required and then the animals are put out into the outdoor play areas. …

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