Doggie Reunion Day – 27th July

Assisi’s annual doggie reunion day will take place on Saturday 27th July from 11am – 2pm.  Join us for agility demos, competitions, a raffle and stalls!  Entrance is £5 for adults and £3 for children, includes burger and drink.

Assisi Summer Fair – 17th August

Assisi’s Summer Fair at the sanctuary will take place on Saturday 17th August from 10:30am – 1:30pm.  Join us for lots of summer fun in the sun*! (*hopefully!)  There will be lots of stalls, cakes,  bbq, tombola and much more!  Entrance is £3 for adults, includes refreshments.  Children free.

Vintage Dog Show – 6th July

Assisi are delighted to be attending Open House Festival’s  Seaside Revival Vintage Festival in Bangor!  We will be at the Vintage Dog Show on Saturday 6th July at Bangor Seafront.  Come along and join in the fun!

6th Annual Assisi Poker Run – Thank you!

Huge thanks to all the bikers who attended Wednesday night’s 6th annual Assisi Poker Run in aid of the Sanctuary. We hope it was an enjoyable night for all involved (despite the downpour!) We were touched to have so many riders brave the torrential rain to support our cause. The event raised an incredible £529.27 (and […]


Assisi is currently looking for an Animal Welfare Assistant for a full time, permanent position. The position will mainly be covering the Small Animal Units, such as Cats, Rabbits and Guinea Pigs etc. Working hours will be on a rota basis, and will include either early starts or late finishes, Monday – Sunday. A certificate […]


Look out for Dylan our Kennel Manager and Jasper our excitable Blue Roan Cocker Spaniel today on the couch with Holly and Phillip on ITV’s THIS MORNING. They will be appearing to help both Jasper and all of the other dogs at Assisi to find their forever homes

Holywood Quiz – 24th May!

Get your thinking caps on and join in the fun at our Holywood Quiz on Friday 24th May! Quiz starts at 8pm at Holywood Rugby Club. Please come along and join in for a good cause.

Spring Sale – 11th May!

Assisi Animal Sanctuary Spring Sale and Open Day will take place on Saturday 11th May 2019, 10:30am-1:30pm!  Join us and browse the stalls and goods on offer, and enjoy the BBQ, cakes and tombola – and more!  Entrance is £3 per adult (refreshments included) and free entry for children.  All proceeds in aid of Assisi […]

Kitten Shower

We’re expecting! Help us prepare for kitten season by donating to our ‘baby shower’ appeal! Royal Canin Food: Baby Cat Milk Instinctive Babycat Cat Food Baby Cat and Mother Dry Mix Second Age Kitten Food Other Food Tuna Chunks in Spring Water Pre-cooked Fresh Chicken Felix ‘As Good As It Looks’ Kitten Pouches Other Items […]

Italian Food Event – Saturday 23rd March

This is Mattia Rossi who has very kindly offered his time and expertise to help raise much needed funds for Assisi. Mattia, an Italian now living in Bangor, is passionate about good home cooked Italian food and this Saturday 23rd from 7.30 at the Marquis Hall in Bangor he will be demonstrating how to prepare […]