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  • REHOMING APPLICATIONS

    As many of you will be aware, DAWGS is a small charity run by volunteer Trustees and one part time rehoming officer. We...

    Posted: March 30th, 2021

  • Dexter

    Dexter - 9 Year old Norfolk Terrier was rehomed in March 2020.  We thought you might like to hear how the wee chap was...

    Posted: January 18th, 2021

  • DAWGS Charity Shop

    If you have items you would like to donate to our shop in Alford, please contact Heather or Lynda on 01224...

    Posted: December 16th, 2020

  • !!! BEWARE OF SCAM !!!

    It has been brought to our attention that the page below has used our previous address for selling puppies/very young dogs....

    Posted: September 21st, 2020

  • COVID-19 Update

    DAWGS are dedicated to finding loving new homes for unwanted dogs, dogs in need or dogs whose owners can no longer care...

    Posted: March 20th, 2020

  • …DAWGS 25TH ANNIVERSARY

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    Posted: February 25th, 2019

  • Marble’s Just Chillin In His New Home

    Hi Everyone! Just thought I'd let you know how I am getting on. DAWGS found me my forever home last December. According...

    Posted: January 19th, 2018

  • New Year – New Challenge – Special Celebration?

    If you are entering a sporting event this year, or have a special celebration coming up, please think of our 4 legged...

    Posted: January 11th, 2018

  • A New Year Message From Fergie

    Hi Everyone. Happy New Year! I just thought I would let you know how I'm getting on in my forever home those nice people...

    Posted: January 11th, 2018

  • DAWGS Calendar and Cards.

        Here at DAWGS we are proud to announce we are now selling Calendars and Christmas Cards. Sporting...

    Posted: November 9th, 2017

  • Joint Charities Christmas Fayre

    We will be there too with our lovely Xmas cards and calendars. Hope you can make...

    Posted: November 3rd, 2017

  • Holly Is So Happy In Her Forever Home

    We've had regular updates, and some fantastic photos, of Holly as she has settled into her new home. Over the past...

    Posted: October 31st, 2017

  • An update On Our Saving Koda’s Sight Appeal

    Over the last few weeks we have been helping to raise funds to help Alford dog Koda get sight saving surgery. We are...

    Posted: October 6th, 2017

  • Sainsburys Garthdee makes a difference for DAWGS

    We are delighted that Sainsbury's Garthdee has chosen DAWGS as their nominated charity this year. Staff have been...

    Posted: October 3rd, 2017

  • SAVE KODA’S SIGHT APPEAL

    We are helping to raise funds for a sight saving operation for  Koda, a 4 year old Hungarian viszla x lab.  He is a...

    Posted: September 18th, 2017

  • Scout

    Hello folks Scout here.  Just thought I'd let you know how I'm getting on with my new family.  As you can see I am on top...

    Posted: August 18th, 2017

  • Keiko

    We re-homed puppy Bella a few weeks ago and are delighted to find out she is settling in well. Now called Keiko she loves...

    Posted: June 29th, 2017

  • Would you like to take part in the Kingshill Stud...

    Dalmation? Great Dane? Old English Sheepdog? Pug? French Bulldog? Lurcher? Take part in the Kingshill Studios  '31...

    Posted: June 16th, 2017

  • Paco

    Paco Is Celebrating A Year In His New Home Hello everyone - you might remember me - DAWGS found me my forever home  just...

    Posted: June 14th, 2017

  • Our Day in the Country at Haddo – Winners

    Our Day In The Country With DAWGS Family Fun Day  At Haddo on the 28th May was a great success.  Hundreds of people and...

    Posted: June 1st, 2017

  • Message from Noah

    We got a lovely message from Noah that made us smile... Hello Noah here. I was re-homed 3 years ago when I was...

    Posted: May 25th, 2017

  • Gaynor Went The Extra Mile & More For DAWGS

    We have just heard back from Gaynor Morris. She had a fantastic day and completed the London Marathon  on the...

    Posted: April 26th, 2017

  • London Marathon

    These are the running shoes that Gaynor Morris will be wearing when she runs the London Marathon to raise funds for DAWGS on...

    Posted: April 23rd, 2017

  • North East Dog Lover Takes On London Marathon For...

    Auchterless mum and dog lover, Gaynor Morris, will be  taking on the London Marathon on Sunday to raise funds for...

    Posted: April 20th, 2017

  • Oh Daisy …

    Daisy might be looking pleased with herself - but not sure the children next door - whose ball she just destroyed - will be...

    Posted: April 18th, 2017

  • London Marathon Challenge for DAWGS

    " Last week I I broke through the 22 mile barrier - despite the slushy roads and showery weather! My run meter showed...

    Posted: March 2nd, 2017

  • Help Stop The Puppy Farmers

    There is an online petition at the moment,  that is calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to...

    Posted: February 23rd, 2017

  • Spreading the word.

    We had a lovely visit from Monika and Rigina, 2 students at Aberdeen College. They  are doing a  project about dog rescue...

    Posted: February 10th, 2017

  • Thank you ASDA

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    Posted: February 9th, 2017

  • Jennie

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    Posted: February 9th, 2017

  • Well Done – Bonnie

    Bonnie By Name and Bonnie By Nature An uplifting "tail" to brighten your day!  We had a very special visitor at our...

    Posted: February 2nd, 2017

  • Hugo

    It's Hugo here. I used to be called Rocco but my new owners thought Hugo suited me better - and I have to say I kinda like...

    Posted: February 2nd, 2017

  • The Kindness of Strangers ……

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    Posted: February 2nd, 2017

  • DAWGS Christmas Appeal

    Thanks to all of you who have already responded to our Christmas Appeal by either becoming a DAWGS Best Friend or making a...

    Posted: December 6th, 2016

  • DAWGS Christmas Album …..

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    Posted: December 2nd, 2016

  • DAWGS Christmas Album

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    Posted: December 2nd, 2016

  • … DAWGS Xmas Album …

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    Posted: December 2nd, 2016

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    Posted: December 2nd, 2016

  • and the WINNER is ……..

    Our annual fundraising raffle was drawn at the DAWG House yesterday (30th November) helping to raise almost £1500. Our...

    Posted: December 2nd, 2016

  • Give A Gift That Will Make A Difference This Year

    DAWGS relies on its own fundraising efforts, along with support from dog lovers like you, to keep its service going. But...

    Posted: November 29th, 2016

  • It’s a DAWGS Christmas

    We  have everything you need for a pawfect Christmas! Our specially designed DAWGS Xmas cards  are ideal for family and...

    Posted: November 25th, 2016

  • Mollie

    We re-homed Mollie almost 18 months ago and were amazed to hear how well she has done at her Obedience Classes. She has won...

    Posted: November 23rd, 2016

  • Happy Birthday To You.

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    Posted: November 13th, 2016

  • Bessie Loves The Beach – And Balls

    We just loved this photo we got from Bessie's new owners, taken at Burghead beach a month ago, where Bessie (formerly...

    Posted: November 13th, 2016

  • ASDA Support For DAWGS

    ASDA Support For DAWGS DAWGS has been chosen by ASDA Bridge of Don as 1 of 3 charities to participate in it's green...

    Posted: October 19th, 2016

  • 4 Peaks For 4 Paws Challenge Success

    Congratulations and heartfelt thanks to DAWGS foster carers Emma and Scott who completed their gruelling 4 Peaks Challenge...

    Posted: September 29th, 2016

  • The Sweet Smell of Fundraising Success

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    Posted: September 7th, 2016

  • Paco

    We re-homed Paco recently and were delighted to hear from his new owners.   We loved the picture  and thought  he was...

    Posted: August 31st, 2016

  • A Tribute to Gordon.

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    Posted: August 31st, 2016

  • Photos taken at Haddo.

    Our Day in The Country At Haddo on the 29th May was a great success. The weather was lovely and hundreds of people - and...

    Posted: June 9th, 2016

  • FRED Fundraising Walk A Great Success

    Thanks to the Fundraising Events Delivered - FRED Group for organising a sponsored walk, and dog activity event, at...

    Posted: May 18th, 2016

  • 4 Peaks For 4 Paws For DAWGS

    4 Peaks For 4 Paws For DAWGS Emma and Scott, who recently  became foster carers for DAWGS,  are doing a gruelling 4...

    Posted: May 6th, 2016

  • Molly

    Molly The Matchmaker Gives Us A  Fairytail Ending... We all know our DAWGS dogs are special - but meet Molly our first...

    Posted: April 27th, 2016

  • FRED FUNDRAISING WALK FOR DAWGS

    FRED FUNDRAISING WALK FOR DAWGS As we are giving DAWGS Day a rest this year, we are  delighted that the FRED...

    Posted: April 20th, 2016

  • Sam

    Ooh La La - Sam Is Off To France En Vacance We were delighted to get an update about Sam who has been in his new home -...

    Posted: April 19th, 2016

  • Microchipping

    Microchipping Is Now Compulsory From 6th April 2016   microchipping is  compulsory for all dog owners in the U.K. and all...

    Posted: April 8th, 2016

  • Fundraising Convenor

    Fundraising Convenor...

    Posted: February 3rd, 2016

  • Ten Tips to keep your dog safe this Halloween.

    D.A.W.G.S. tips for...

    Posted: October 29th, 2015

  • A Letter From The Chairman

    A few words from our chairman Ian on the resounding success of DAWGS DAY...

    Posted: September 2nd, 2015

  • It’s definitely Love!!

    "As promised, please find attached some photographs of our gorgeous girl Loopy Loo!  She very quickly settled in and became...

    Posted: June 18th, 2015

  • Double Trouble & Double Fun!

    They have settled in really well, are happy and contented and much loved members of the family. We do love a tail with a...

    Posted: May 14th, 2015

  • Sam Is Keeping His New Owners On Their Toes

    He sounds like a right bundle of mischief but is settling in really well. But he's not making it easy for mum to tell us...

    Posted: November 25th, 2014