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# dogs-trust - Monday 7 September, 2020

Numbers of dogs being surrendered rising again with return to work and school

Last month Dogs Trust received the highest number of surrender request calls from dog owners since April.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Stolen to breed: Criminals stealing thoroughbred dogs 'to make quick cash' by breeding them

Gardaí are aware of an increase in the number of dog thefts.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Dogs Trust offers temporary foster care scheme for frontline healthcare workers' dogs during pandemic

For healthcare workers working longer hours during the crisis this scheme offers “peace of mind”, Dogs Trust said.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Please don't feed your dog Easter eggs, says Dogs Trust

Dark chocolate is especially toxic for dogs, so keep it in a place where they can’t sniff it out.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 9 January, 2020

'A step in the right direction': From 1 February it will be illegal to sell a puppy less than 8 weeks old

The new regulations also require all adverts to include microchip numbers.

# dogs-trust - Monday 16 December, 2019

Dogs Trust hits 'paws' on adoptions of rescue pets until New Year

Today is the last day for re-homing and adoptions will start again on 4 January.

# dogs-trust - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Almost 2,000 people have surrendered their dogs to Dogs Trust so far this year

The charity is urging those considering adopting a dog for Christmas to sponsor one instead.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Tati and her puppies were abandoned at the side of the road - Dogs Trust took them in

The charity is under huge pressure after almost 400 requests from the public to surrender the dogs in the month after Christmas.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 23 June, 2018

We could be heading into a heatwave - here are some tips on keeping your pets cool and happy

Temperatures are set to soar in the coming days. Here’s some advice.

# dogs-trust - Friday 18 May, 2018

Number of dogs destroyed in Irish pounds down 40%

916 dogs were put to sleep in Irish local authority pounds last year.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge This dog found her way back to her owners after being missing in Dublin for a year Elsa The Dog

This dog found her way back to her owners after being missing in Dublin for a year

Good woman yourself, Elsa.

# dogs-trust - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

186 people have asked to surrender their dogs to Dogs Trust since Christmas

PJ was dropped outside the centre by his owner.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 6 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge An Irish girl has been drawing cute doodles of people on Twitter to raise loads of money for Dog's Trust Drawings For Doggos

# dogs-trust - Thursday 21 December, 2017

The 9 at 9: Thursday

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'By getting a puppy at Christmas you're putting it at the worst start in life'

Dogs Trust is repeating its warning to the public to not give dogs as Christmas presents.

# dogs-trust - Friday 14 April, 2017

Here's why your dog shouldn't eat chocolate

Dogs Trust has released a warning to pet owners this Easter.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Are you a dog owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe this Halloween

With lots of loud noises going off, many people will be keeping a closer eye on their dogs and other pets.

# dogs-trust - Monday 4 July, 2016

Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels

The number of unwanted animals put down last year fell 10% but animal charities say problems remain.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Explainer: Everything you need to know about the new dog microchipping rules

Thinking of getting your pet microchipped this weekend? Here are the facts.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Animal charity fear this lost puppy was abandoned Christmas gift

They are searching for his owners in the hope he just got lost.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

These dogs have been popping up all over Dublin today

The puppy promise campaign starts now.

From The Daily Edge There are dogs all over Dublin today for a heartbreaking reason Puppy Promise

There are dogs all over Dublin today for a heartbreaking reason

The puppy promise campaign starts now.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 10 May, 2015

'I'd be heartbroken to leave them all alone': Free service will take care of your dogs if you die

The dog charity is trying to highlight this service to encourage more people to sign up.

# dogs-trust - Friday 26 December, 2014

'A dog is for life', so why do people continue to give them as presents?

That well-known phrase just hasn’t stuck.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 23 March, 2014

New puppy centre built to deal with Ireland's abandoned dog crisis

Dogs Trust received the money to build the centre from a woman who left €10m in her will.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Nine dogs saved from death

The dogs from Carrick – which wrote about earlier this week – have all been offered accommodation.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

These nine dogs have less than 48 hours to live if they can't be re-homed Death Row This post contains images

These nine dogs have less than 48 hours to live if they can't be re-homed

The unwanted dogs at Monaghan Pound are just one example of the problem across the country, which became particularly worrying around Christmas time.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

140 dogs saved in biggest canine rescue in State history Rescue This post contains images

140 dogs saved in biggest canine rescue in State history

More than 140 dogs were rescued from a property in rural Leitrim, where they were living “in deplorable conditions”.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 19 January, 2013

25 puppies surrendered to Dogs Trust in 6 days

Some of the puppies were left in bags in a graveyard and along a canal while others arrived with serious burns on their paws from standing in their own urine.