Welcome to our events update, ‘Snout and About’, where we share our plans for the coming weeks and the highlights from recent events.

We’re looking for dog-loving volunteers to help us at events. If you’d like to join our friendly team, visit our volunteering page, or come and chat to us at one of our events.


Coming up this weekend

Friday 14th June

We’ll be collecting for the Hope dogs at Asda in Aberdare, between 10am and 4pm.


Saturday 15th June

Join the celebrations at Pride Caerffili or Barry Pride – we’ll be at both, helping to raise funds for the dogs in our care.


Further into June

If you’re near Cardiff on Saturday 22nd, visit our stall and bucket collection in St Davids Shopping Centre, between 10am and 3pm.


Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th June

We’ve got street collections in Cardiff to coincide with live performances for the Foo Fighters (Tuesday) and Paul Heaton (Wednesday).


Join us Wales’ first Balloon Festival from 28th to 30th June.

It takes place in Carmarthen, and we’ll be there throughout the festival.


On 30th June, we’ll also have a stall at the Summer Dog Market in Cardiff Bay.

Future dates for your diary

Join us the Eisteddfod in Ynysangharad Park in Pontypridd, from 3rd to 10th August.

Our biggest event of the year is Barking Mad, which takes place on 24th August.

Barking Mad 


Thank you to everyone who joined us at the Wild Tails dog show, helping to raise more than £2,000 for the dogs in our care.

Attendees at our Waggy Walk in Margam Country Park also helped to raise more than £1,500 - thank you all for joining us on the day!