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Dogs Trust Ireland are on a campaign to raise awareness about the joys and responsibilites of owning a dog. Education and Community Officer Paul Cleary will be holding free workshops for 7-12 year old children in Westmeath Libraries in August. Whether you own a dog or are thinking of getting a dog or even want to know more about how to approach a dog safely, come and meet Paul and his lurcher “Magic” and find out how you can be “Dog Smart”.

You can book for the workshops as follows:

Thursday 2nd August 2018, 11am – Ballynacarrigy Library - 044 9373882

Friday 3rd August 2018, 11am – Castlepollard Library – 044 9332199

Friday 3rd August 2018, 2pm – Killucan Library – 044 9374260

Wednesday 8th August 2018, 11am – Mullingar Library – 044 9332161

Wednesday 8th August 2018, 2pm – Kilbeggan Library – 057 8333148

Wednesday 15th August 2018, 11am – Moate Library – 090 6481888

Wedneday 15th August 2018, 2pm – Athlone Library – 090 6442157

Come along to find out what it takes to become an education dog, and pick up some tips on dog safety.

 MagicWestmeath Libraries are delighted to work with the Dogs Trust who believe that by educating young people about the responsibilities and commitment involved in dog ownership that the number of dogs that are mistreated and abandoned can be reduced A well cared for dog is a happy dog who can contribute to the joy of family life.

Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 09/07/2018