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#Animal Abuse

# animal-abuse - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

'Heartbreaking': Eight dogs rescued from 'appalling' living conditions in Cork

The dogs had to be sedated before they could be treated or groomed.

# animal-abuse - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

'Absolutely horrendous': 16 abandoned, malnourished donkeys rescued in Mayo

One donkey was already dead when the Department of Agriculture arrived at the scene.

# animal-abuse - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment

Police began hunting for the cub after noticing selfies on social media of a man and the cub.

# animal-abuse - Friday 8 September, 2017

Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers

The dogs are currently being cared for at the National Animal Centre in Longford.

# animal-abuse - Sunday 26 March, 2017

At crisis point: Over €1 million spent to destroy 2,000 horses in Dublin

There were 4,923 horses seized across Ireland in just one year and most were put down.

# animal-abuse - Thursday 2 March, 2017

"Savage behaviour": Crocodile stoned to death by visitors at Tunisia zoo

The animal died after being hit on the head by two large rocks.

# animal-abuse - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Almost €1 million spent seizing over 2,500 horses and almost 90% were destroyed

When a horse is seized, a public notice is put up and if it’s not claimed after five days, the animal is destroyed.

# animal-abuse - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Malicious and cruel: what drives someone to poison a dog?

After the case of deliberate poisoning in Dublin this week, delves into such incidents and why they happen.

# animal-abuse - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Dead dog with brick tied to his neck is pulled from quay

The animal was found in Ballina.

# animal-abuse - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Woman breaks up with fiancé after secretly filming him abusing her dogs Brazil

Woman breaks up with fiancé after secretly filming him abusing her dogs

Nina Mandin became suspicious of her fiancé after she noticed her dogs were withdrawn.

# animal-abuse - Friday 16 May, 2014

DSPCA calls on DoneDeal to stop selling animals after investigation into online trading

DoneDeals says that removing the ads would drive the marker underground.

# animal-abuse - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man arrested after a video of him kicking a cat goes viral Cruel Blow

Man arrested after a video of him kicking a cat goes viral

Andre Robinson was filmed kicking a helpless kitten. The internet made SURE he wouldn’t get away with it.

# animal-abuse - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Horses in Dublin estate starved, beaten and mowed down by quad bikes

*WARNING* This story contains a very graphic image that some people may find disturbing.

# animal-abuse - Monday 17 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Abused dog's new owner writes touching open letter to person who hurt her Must Love Dogs

Abused dog's new owner writes touching open letter to person who hurt her

Cathy the pitbull had been underfed and burned with cigarettes by a previous owner. For shame.

# animal-abuse - Monday 13 January, 2014

Dog named Fionn who was left to die under a pile of rubbish to be rehomed

Fionn was sent to Dublin to have an operation on his skull over Christmas.

# animal-abuse - Friday 28 June, 2013

Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog

The man has been banned from keeping animals for five years and will have to undertake community service with the ISPCA.

# animal-abuse - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

San Diego restricts beach use after seal abuse

The ‘seal-cam’ captured people abusing and harassing seals at a beach in San Diego.

# animal-abuse - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Owl dies after being kicked by soccer player

Panamian striker apologised for his behaviour following the shocking incident.

# animal-abuse - Saturday 4 September, 2010

Bosnian ‘puppy thrower’ being questioned by police Animal Abuse This post contains videos

Bosnian ‘puppy thrower’ being questioned by police

Authorities detain a girl in an online video that showed her throw newborn puppies into a river.