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#Dogs

# dogs - Monday 12 October, 2020

Abandoned dog 'in safe hands' after being rescued from locked crate by ISPCA

It was unclear how long the dog was kept in the crate.

# dogs - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Seven Pomeranian puppies rescued from car boot after gardaí apprehend speeding motorist

The puppies have been transferred to the care of the Kildare & West Wicklow SPCA.

# dogs - 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 - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Gardaí seize 32 stolen dogs following searches in Swords

Dog wardens said the monetary value of the dogs would be in excess of €120,000.

# dogs - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Gardaí launch appeal to trace owners as 10 suspected stolen dogs recovered

The dogs were seized following a search of a property in Co Limerick.

# dogs - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Gardaí issue warning after nearly 50 reports of dogs attacking livestock since March

In total, 47 incidents were reported between 1 March and 29 June.

# dogs - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

22 dogs seized by gardaí during searches at three addresses in Co Cork

All of the dogs are currently in the care of the CSPCA and the ISPCA.

# dogs - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Appeal after 14 dogs stolen from house during burglary

Gardaí are appealing for information.

# dogs - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

ISPCA says dog groomers can provide services for pets who need 'urgent' care

Groomers have been advised to assess each dog on “a case-by-case basis” via photos or video conferencing.

# dogs - Monday 4 May, 2020

Thirty-three dogs seized by gardaí at Dublin port

The dogs are now in the care of the DSPCA.

# dogs - 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 - 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 - 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.

# dogs - Friday 6 December, 2019

Police rescue 31 dogs and puppies in Co Tyrone

“Buying puppies from illegal breeders can have devastating results,” the PSNI said.

# dogs - Saturday 23 November, 2019

Dog rescued by police after driving unmanned car in Florida

The dog was trapped and clambering around in the car by locals in Port St Lucie.

Dog years are a myth and puppies are middle-aged, scientists claim

‘Who’s a good man?’

# dogs - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

ISPCA rescues six nursing puppies after mother is found chained to gate in Co Roscommon

The discovery was made by a member of the public.

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 - Monday 28 October, 2019

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

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

# dogs - Friday 4 October, 2019

The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 3 puppies abandoned in Co Westmeath garden

Tomás, Fifi and Liam are currently at the ISPCA’s National Animal Centre.

# dogs - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Dublin hotel cancels conference on greyhound welfare after staff receive threatening phone calls

Event organisers say there are now looking for an alternative venue.

# dogs - Monday 9 September, 2019

A mysterious disease has killed 'dozens' of dogs in Norway in recent days

It is unknown yet whether the disease is contagious or a series of individual cases.

# dogs - Friday 23 August, 2019

Own a dog? You may have a healthier heart as a result

Truly, human’s best friend.

# dogs - Saturday 17 August, 2019

ISPCA seize six Jack Russell puppies with docked tails

All of the six puppies have been deemed healthy and have been rehomed.

# dogs - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

One county council issued by far and away the most dog licences last year

Cork County Council was way ahead of Kerry in second place.

# dogs - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Pet owners urged be wary over Easter as experts warn of poisoning risks

Some traditional Easter treats and gifts can be dangerous to animals.

# dogs - Friday 22 February, 2019

'Harrowing conditions': Man jailed for three years and banned from owning dogs or horses for life

Dead animals were scattered around the farmer’s property, some of which were used to feed the dogs.

# dogs - 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 - Thursday 27 December, 2018

New rules around kennel sizes among dog breeding guidelines set to come into effect from 2019

The guidelines are an updated version of similar rules which came into effect in 2012.

# dogs - Sunday 23 December, 2018

'Very concerning': Pet surgeries may be postponed due to shortage of anaesthetic drug

About 50,000 pet surgeries happen in Ireland each year.

# dogs - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Puppies found among discarded rubbish rescued after passerby heard their cries

The two puppies, Shannon and Saoirse, are recuperating in the ISPCA’s care.

# dogs - Thursday 22 November, 2018

'They deserve a second chance': ISPCA appeals for new homes for nine rescued Terrier dogs

The dogs were discovered by the ISPCA living in unsuitable conditions where their welfare was compromised.

# dogs - Sunday 18 November, 2018

The Irish For...The role of dogs in legends, proverbs and the Brehon laws

Dogs took centre stage in Irish mythology, stories and proverbs, just like they dominate our social media feeds today, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha

# dogs - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Just four dog poo fines were issued in Dublin City so far this year

Out of the four fines issued this year, just one was paid.

# dogs - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Even the President's pets got dragged into the campaign - but an expert reckons they're an ideal dog for the Áras

Peter Casey went on the attack over Michael D Higgins’ Bernese Mountain Dogs.

# dogs - Friday 26 October, 2018

'Extremely unusual' cat deaths spark warning about dangers of antifreeze

The survival rate for cats affected by antifreeze poisoning is less than 5%.

# dogs - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Worried about your pet being frightened this Halloween? Experts advise on how to keep them calm

Pet owners will be well aware of how much of a scary time it can be for animals at this time of year.

# dogs - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Dog owners warned about toxic algal scums after reported dog poisonings in the west

Autopsies were not able to determine if algae was to blame for the dog deaths.

# dogs - Friday 10 August, 2018

From The Daily Edge Pet Sitters Ireland are running an animal version of the Rose of Tralee and the contestants are adorable Nose Of Tralee

Pet Sitters Ireland are running an animal version of the Rose of Tralee and the contestants are adorable

You can vote for your favourite of the 32 contestants online.

# dogs - Sunday 22 July, 2018

16 malnourished puppies seized in Co Galway

Of the 16 dogs that were rescued, six have died.

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