Each summer since 2006 the Cathaoirleach Awards Event is held in Belvedere House and Gardens. The members of Westmeath County Council initiated the Cathaoirleach Award Event in 2006 in order to celebrate the enormous amount of volunteerism in Westmeath. This year Westmeath SPCA received €325-, thank you so much
Thanks to all who gave to our collection in July 2017.
Westmeath SPCA's July update, sorry for delay in posting but everything seems to be happening, sickness, holidays, lost and retrieved files, need I go on? During July 2017 Westmeath SPCA rehomed 34 kittens and nine adult cats. Three pigs were rehomed also. We also do a lot of work with feral cats, the Trap Neuter … Continue reading July update
Thanks to all who donated to our Street Collection in Mullingar last month. We raised €2,100! We are very grateful to everyone who donated on the day and all the volunteers who came out to help collect. Remember, you can always donate online - all money raised goes to help the animals of Westmeath.
An innocent comment by a follower on Westmeath SPCA Facebook page in spring 2017 led to some research on the variation in dog adoption fees across the country, here follows what was discovered. (Please note figures may change, contact the rescue involved for exact details) Nowadays, a dog must be microchipped so that is included … Continue reading Discussing the variation in adoption fees
In December 2016 Minister Creed announced funding of €2460500 to Animal Welfare Organisations of which Westmeath SPCA received €10,000. Donations make up the rest of the income. During 2016 the Westmeath SPCA van needed replacing and that came at a cost of €10,500. The next biggest expenditure in 2016 was vet bills which came to … Continue reading Update on funding
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We’ve partnered with Go Raise - a brilliant and effortless way to raise money for Westmeath SPCA. Simply shop as usual with all your favourite online retailers and, as a thank you, they will donate a percentage of the amount you spend to Westmeath SPCA, at no extra cost to you! So whenever you buy … Continue reading Go Raise free funds for Westmeath SPCA whenever you shop online
The Westmeath SPCA inspector has been busy over the last couple of weeks answering several calls about equines, between 20 and 30 about felines and five calls about dogs. Up to June 1 Westmeath SPCA have trapped, neutered and returned 50 feral cats and the goal is to more than double that by the end … Continue reading May Update
Researched April and May 2017 This is a bit of a list, it doesn't cover in complete detail all the costs incurred by animal welfare charities but it gives a good idea of the type of expenses that any animal welfare charity pays out regularly. Pet bedding, there is a huge variety of types of … Continue reading What Your Donations and Adoption Fees pay for