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Jog for a Dog – 12th April 2015

A date for your diary!! This April 12th there will be a 5k race for MCC. The venue is Castletown House, Celbridge, Co. Kildare which is 3 exits after Liffey Valley (about 5 mins). If you run, know someone who runs, or just want to walk it, this is a great way to contribute to MCC and have fun at the same time. We will be providing sponsor cards to anyone who wants them. How do you get a sponsor card? Message the  Jog For A Dog Facebook page HERE, or email race@jogforadog.com. Alternatively, you can set up an iDonate page, but please let us know about it so we can enter you in a draw where you can win a prize from the lovely people in The ...

My Canine Companion Christmas Cards – Now Available

My Canine Companion Christmas cards are NOW AVAILABLE. All monies raised from the sale of these Christmas Cards will go towards the training of our pups/dogs for a child with Autism. They are retailing at €5 for a pack of 6. Christmas Cards are now available to order by emailing mccchristmascards@gmail.com. A paypal invoice will be issued to the email address that contacted us and we can then post or arrange collection. An additional postage cost of  €3 will apply. They will also be available at many fundraising events being held NATIONWIDE so keep an eye out for them at an event near you.   ...

Ola Amigos!!!

Hey dudes.. or should I say Ola Amigos! So this is me – Oscar the service dog & I’m a very chilled (might I add handsome?) 3 year old Labradoodle. I live in Delgany, that’s in beautiful County Wicklow with Mum, Dad and my 2 besties, their boys, Cian and Oisin. So while living in Wicklow is great, they say the world is a big place right, so I’ve got my very own passport (you should check out my passport photo.. dude!) For the second year now, I spent my summer in Spain! Yep Spain.. Espania! We flew with Aerlingus (amazing airline!) from Dublin Airport. Now being a service dog can SERIOUSLY have it’s perks but can ...

Assistance Pup Shane Meets Shane Filan

Assistance Pup Shane gets to meet his name sake Shane Filan at a recent gig at the Marquee in Cork City recently. ...

Graduation Class July 2014

    Another Graduation Class of our wonderful Service Dogs, Elmo, Erin & Freddy who returned home to their families to start a new & wonderful chapter. ...

Ernie & Ruby Qualify as Autism Service Dogs

  Congratulations and Well Done to Ernie & Ruby who recently qualified as Autism Service dogs last Friday. ...

Sporting Hero’s Meet Orli – Pup in Training

While out for a walk earlier today Orli – Assistance Pup in Training met not ONE but TWO Irish Sporting Hero’s – Olympic Gold Medallist Katie Taylor and Former Republic of Ireland Footballer – Damien Duff. ...

Graduation Class – July 2014

Congratulations and Well done to the graduation class of  July 2014. Pictured are our most recent qualified Assistance Dogs Dora, Dolly, Benny & Louie. We wish all our families every success with their fully qualified assistance dogs and look forward to following their adventures in the coming years. ...

Volunteers Needed

  We are looking for Volunteers for a number of street collections that will be happening in the coming weeks and months. If you think you might know someone who would have an hour or two to spare help would be gratefully appreciated. Saturday 28th June – Greystones and Bray, Co. Wicklow Saturday 28th June – Charleville, Co. Cork and Saturday 19th July – Clonmel, Co. Tipperary ...

Padraig Harrington meets Evan & Assistance Dog Dempsey

    Padraig Harrington was lucky enough to meet Evan & Deirdre O’Dwyer with Assistance Dog Dempsey and one of our wonderful trainers – Linda Collins recently in Cork. ...
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