Muddy Paws

MACS Muddy Paws is our newest venture – a social enterprise created by young people. It will provide an alternative, supportive environment for young people to learn a variety of personal and professional skills, gain volunteering experience and enhance their participation.

Is your Dog driving you Barking mad? Having a Ruff day? We have the Pawfect solution for you!!

MACS Muddy Paws offer a fun-filled 3-hour package for your dog/s which includes;

  • A 45-minute walk (to keep them healthy)
  • A bath and brush pamper session (to clean muddy paws)
  • A dedicated play session (to help them relax and have fun)

Our trained volunteers will ensure that every dog leaves clean, tired and happy!!

Want to get involved?

You can help us by becoming a Muddy Paws Volunteer:

  • Walk and play sessions with dogs
  • Help with brushing and bathing
  • Front of house support
  • Spend time with animals and passionate young people

Find out more

For further info on our prices, opening hours and volunteering opportunities please contact us:

Tel: 028 9031 3163

Email: muddypaws@macsni.org


Our Vision

To create a sustainable social enterprise that creates opportunities for young people to learn, develop skills and thrive

Our Mission

We recognise young people’s differences and abilities and provide a supportive environment that challenges barriers young people can experience in returning to work, volunteering or education

Our Ethos

We need each other to make life work

Our Values

Everyone is valued and can positively contribute

Young people will lead and shape the service

We recognise young people and volunteer’s individuality and skills