400 dogs turn out to support dying pooch Marley on one of his final walks

400 dogs turn out to support dying pooch Marley on one of his final walks

Ashleigh and Marley on the walk (Picture: Ashleigh Murray)But the big event she wanted was a huge walk, inviting dog owners and their pups from across Northern Ireland to join them, making one of his final walkies one to remember.

Neglected poodle so badly matted he couldn’t open his mouth to eat

Neglected poodle so badly matted he couldn’t open his mouth to eat

The animal is still being looked after by Mrs Murray’s Cat and Dog Home (Picture: SWNS)‘He was then taken to a vet where his entire coat had to be shaved and he received extensive dental treatment.

‘Ugly’ dog Murray finally finds his forever home

‘Ugly’ dog Murray finally finds his forever home

(Picture: Barcroft Images)The dog is now happily living in Massachusetts with his human and canine family. She said: ‘We made his Instagram when I left for college for friends and family to follow but over the past year he has gained a lot of followers and helped raise awareness of rescue dogs, The Sato Project and distemper.’