about me.


10 years


The type of home i need.

Sun Valley is Mally's forever home, he is very much adored by all.

Its nice to meet you, the names Mally! I am a large, friendly bouncy lurcher with oodles of character and love to give! I am originally from Northern Ireland, but I don’t like to think about the past because I was found in a terrible condition as a stray. My kind rescuers believe I was used as a bait dog, however you wouldn’t know it now!! I’m the happiest, loveliest dog around and I have a real zest for life. With lots of TLC my wounds healed nicely and I put on weight, as a result I’m the handsomest dog around! (even if I do say so myself)

Some people think I look big and scary, but they just don’t know me. I’m a total softy through and through. I am confident around all the people I meet and I love to stop and have a cuddle whenever I can. 

My biggest passion in life is collecting and playing with tennis balls, I can honestly say they’re my favourite object in the world, I’d have zillions of them if I had the choice! My home is often filled with tennis balls which I have collected from the field, plus I can fit 3 in my mouth all at once!

Exploring new scents and sights is also high on the list of things I love, I always look forward to the Friday group walk where we go into the woodlands. I get on well with other dogs once I get to know them, however I can sometimes get nervous when meeting new dogs, probably due to the bad experiences from my past. As a result I am over the moon to say that Sun Valley kennels is most definitely my forever home! I love all the staff and volunteers here, plus my best mate Lily who I do everything with.

I am such a loyal, loving boy who brightens everyone’s life and I cannot wait for all the adventures I will go on in the future. The staff and volunteers here are so proud of me and how much progress I’ve made. I make them smile each and everyday.

If you would like more information about me, or would like to donate towards my care, please feel free to get in touch.

Tail Wags, Mally x

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