Zero to Hero Challenge – 18 April

This is 5 year old Pip. She is with us looking a new home. You can help her and other dogs in our care by taking on the Zero to Hero Challenge on Saturday 18 April at Crawfordsburn Country Park. By taking on the challenge and raising much needed sponsorship you can help us save the lives of more dogs. The cost to register for the run is £10 for adults and FREE for U16. The registration fee for the walk is £5 for adults and FREE for U16. To register…

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Heartbeat Bears – the gift that saves a dog’s life

Are you looking for a special gift to give this Valentine's Day to that special person in your life? Why not - Buy a bear and save a life. For just £20 you can save the life of one dog, securing it a place on our Chance of a Lifetime van. We rescue dogs from council pounds here in Northern Ireland and take 20 dogs at a time over the water on twice weekly trips to Dogs Trust centres in Scotland and England giving them a second chance at finding a…

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Will to Give

Will to Give is an ever growing group of your favourite Northern Ireland charities who have come together with one aim - to promote gifts in wills to all charities in Northern Ireland.

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Thank you to Ards Veterinary Clinic

Many thanks to James from Ards Veterinary Clinic who donated £320 to Assisi for consultations held with clients during November. Thank you also to the customers of Ards Veterinary Clinic who donated food and toys for the animals at Assisi.  In addition they also ran a raffle on Christmas Eve and the money from that is yet to be counted. Thank you very much for your thoughtfulness and kindness for the Assisi animals. Happy New Year to James, his…

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Thank You

A big thank you to all the Assisi supporters who came out in the rain yesterday to our Coffee Morning and Fundraising sale in St Marks Church on the Holywood Road.   It was miserable outside but we had lots of visitors and there was a lovely atmosphere inside the hall where is was dry and there was plenty of tea, coffee, shopping and chat.. The stalls were buzzing and we raised £4,046.38 which is fantastic.  All the proceeds from the day will…

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Coffee Morning and Fundraising Sale – 8 November

We are holding a Coffee Morning and Fundraising sale in St Marks Heyn Hall on the corner of the Holywood Road/Sydenham Avenue on Saturday 8 November. It will be a chance to buy a few presents for yourself and maybe pick up some Christmas gifts as well.   There will be lots of stalls, cakes, jewellery, jam, bath and beauty, crafts, Assisi Christmas Cards and the Assisi 2015 Calendar. There will also be lots of books, toys and Pawfects with their…

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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 3.00pm. 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 2.40pm, filling out your application form takes…

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