All about animals @ Wicklow Spca Sharpeshill

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Wicklow SPCA Sharpshill are once again hosting their“All about Animals” event on Sunday April 30th from 11am until 5pm  in our tented village in Ballygannon Mor, Rathdrum. Official opening at noon by Andrew Doyle. Minister of State.

An afternoon of information and displays from a a variety of groups who work with animals in our community. Sherwood Aviary and Pet Farm will be here to entertain children.

In the Education Tent there  will be 14 experts  each speaking  on their animal related work, once finished with their presentation many of our speakers will be working with their animals in our demonstration arena while others will be available to speak with the public in  their  individual tents in the Welfare Village.

TheWelfare Tents will include local and national animal  organisations including Dublin Zoo, IHWT, The Reptile Zoo, The Seal Sanctuary, Swift Conservation, Alpacca Ireland and Ben Harden Honeybees, Irish Draugh Breeders Association,  Wicklow Feral Cats, The Donkey Sanctuary and National Parks and Wildlife Services, happy to share their experience.

The Retail Tents will have a wide range of suppliers to the animal world.  Meet  Photogrophers, Crafters, Animals Feed specialists, Groomers and yes, people working in the arena of Fashion for your favourite pets.

Displays on the day from the Garda Mounted Unit,  Garda Canine Unit, Dogs for the Disabled, Civil Defence Canine Team, Irish Therapy Dogs and dogs that want to have fun. Wonderpaws will be here giving demonstrations on Training, Grooming and showing off the skills of their Agility Dogs and

Come along, be entertained, be educated. Animals play a big part in our lives.

Free parking advacent to the Animal Sanctuary. Adult €5. Children free.
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