Leah, Rhys, Casey and Ewan Bake for Assisi

Thanks from everyone at Assisi to Leah McIlwrath, Rhys Halliday, Casey Miskelly and Ewan McIlwrath from Comber Primary School P5.   They baked lots of lovely items and sold them to their friends and teachers and raised £155.35.   Fantastic. Leah, Rhys, Casey can be seen in the photo with Inga from Assisi.  Unfortuantely Ewan wasn't available for the photograph. Thanks also to Mr Pinkerton and Miss McNeilly, their teachers who supported…

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Royal Canin food now in stock.

We are pleased to announce that we have a small range of Royal Canin puppy, kitten and adult cat food now in stock at very competitive prices.   "Royal Canin diets provide precise nutritional solutions to your pet’s needs. Each of our products is based on our extensive knowledge of cats and dogs, gained through years of studies at our own centre, partnerships…

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***URGENT FOSTER APPEAL*** Do you have a quiet spare room and some spare time? If so maybe you could help us! At Assisi we are currently looking for knowledgable people to foster pregnant cats, cat and kittens or young kittens in your home. Fostering can be anything from 1 week up to 8/9 weeks. We will call out and do a home visit to assess which type of fostering would be best for…

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Thinking of adopting a new pet?

Come early to avoid disappointment! The last applications for re-homing are taken at 3.30pm. This enables us to spend plenty of time guiding you through the process. There is nothing worse than having to make a rushed decision when you are looking for your future companion! If you wish to re-home an Assisi animal please arrive in reception no later than 3.20pm, filling out your application form takes…

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Paris Marathon Success

Congratulations go to Debbie Mingout who successfully completed the Paris Marathon last weekend.  Debbie, who is one of our foster carers, ran the race in the name of her most recent charge Aggie, who arrived at Assisi heavily pregnant in January this year. "What an amazing experience, just back from running the Paris marathon for Assisi. It was very hot and everything hurt from 22 miles on but I just kept thinking of all the little foster pups…

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Warning about e-cigarettes and pets

It is with deep sadness that we have to tell you that Jeunet passed away today.   She had been unwell for the last few days and following a visit to the vet it was found that she had a large chest tumour.  We are all sad as she was a gentle old lady who came to us as a result of creulty which left her very wary of people.  Whilst with us she was happy with all her cat friends in the cattery and was well fed and had a comfortable home.  We will…

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Wrap-athon at Waterstones

One of our supporters - Sarah Patterson did a  'Wrap-athon' at Waterstones on Saturday 21 December.  She wrapped from 10am-5pm and managed to raise a grand sum of £131.54 (and also 20 cents!). She also heard lots of great stories from people who know Assisi and donations from people who did not even need gifts wrapped! She also met lots of very appreciative, busy people who were delighted to get their pressies wrapped too! Well done Sarah and…

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3 Kittens dumped in a bag!

Kittens in a bag! Just another normal day leading up to Christmas for us here at Assisi. Yesterday an elderly couple found these three lively beauties abandoned in a bag and kindly brought them to us straight away. All three kittens are healthy and will be looking for homes after Christmas.

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December edition of PawPrints now available!

Our December edition of our newsletter, PawPrints, is now availabe to download. It has been a busy year for Assisi and all of the staff and animals would like to thank our supporters and volunteers for all of your help and support over the year, and for the next year to come. Without your help we wouldn't be able to save so many needy little animals. We hope you enjoy reading our newsletter, as always, paper copies are available from Reception at…

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