News & Events

Love the Talt Swan

A Swan Love Story…..  Rescuing Swans is, unfortunately, a very regular occurrence for the volunteers at the Animal Foundation. And given that February brings us the celebration Valentine’s Day, it would only seem right to tell the tale of our Lough Talt...

Love Shani

A love Story for Shani. Shani’s life at the shelter started when a kind person brought her there to be looked after. Shani had been abandoned and locked away as a puppy. At the shelter, Shani shared her space with the lovely David. Despite kindness and care given by...
Annual Curragh Dog Walk

Annual Curragh Dog Walk

Dust off the cobwebs after Christmas & join us for a lovely stroll. Even ‘dogless’ folk welcome. All funds raised on the day go directly to the Animal Foundation. The walk starts at 12 noon sharp. There will be a raffle on the day also with vouchers...
Christmas Concert

Christmas Concert

Join us for a wonderful evening of music and song at Newbridge Town Hall with performances by Newbridge Wind Ensemble and Newbridge Gospel Choir. There will be raffles & sport prizes to keep you entertained too. Book your tickets now and don’t be...
Table Quiz

Table Quiz

Join us for a Table quiz in aid of wildlife at Kildare Animal Foundation. €50 per table (teams of 5) . Lots of great prizes to be won and a raffle. SO, come have a great night out with friends and family, win some prizes and help wildlife while your at it. Its win win...

Dog walk at Castletown House, Celbridge

  A Dog Walk in aid of the Animal Foundation will take place once again at the lovely Castletown House, Celbridge on Sunday September 9th. The walk will start at the front of Castletown House itself and will continue on throughout the estate. What a lovely way to...
Open Day 2018

Open Day 2018

Our Annual Open Day will once again take place on the second Sunday in July. All of your usual favourite stalls will be there from Home Baking, Bric a brack,Garden plants and Tombola. Plenty of fun & games for the children too. Make sure to come along for a great...
Fun Dog Show

Fun Dog Show

KAF have been kindly invited by the Royal Canal Amenity Group to hold a dog show in order to raise vital funds for the shelter. Categories; Best rescue dog, Best groomed dog, Friendliest dog, Most gentle dog, Best oldie, Best puppy, Best black & white dog,...
Buzzard

Buzzard

This beautiful Buzzard arrived from Wexford in January. He was hit by a car and suffered from a head injury. After 24 x 7 care from our volunteers, he made a full recovery and was released back into the wild,
Greylag Goose

Greylag Goose

·  We recently admitted this Greylag goose from Arklow. Suffering serious fractures to one of her wings from a collision. She was operated on by the wonderful vets at Anicare. An ex fixator was fitted to keep the bones together so they can heal. She’s doing well and...