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# dspca - Friday 18 January, 2013

Call for centralised database as starving horses abandoned
# Microchipping
# Microchipping

Call for centralised database as starving horses abandoned

Jan 18th 2013, 8:20 PM 8,694 Views 30 Comments

While some of the animals are microchipped, the information is held across across 10 databases to which the DSPCA have limited access.

# dspca - Thursday 3 January, 2013

DSPCA issue urgent foster appeal for cats
# Cat Flu
# Cat Flu

DSPCA issue urgent foster appeal for cats

Jan 3rd 2013, 2:44 PM 8,186 Views 45 Comments

Around 20 cats and kittens have contracted cat flu and need to be homed until they recover.

# dspca - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012
# Review 2012
# Review 2012

Here are our top 10 most shared articles on Facebook in 2012

Dec 26th 2012, 7:15 PM 15,073 Views 1 Comment

From Savita Halappanavar to puppies rescued from a Dublin car, these were the most shared TheJournal.ie articles on Facebook this year.

# dspca - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Pics: Enda Kenny stroking a dog and looking at cats
# Cats And Dogs
# Cats And Dogs

Pics: Enda Kenny stroking a dog and looking at cats

Dec 20th 2012, 3:40 PM 9,817 Views 67 Comments

“I want to make Ireland the best small country in the world to be a cat in,” Enda Kenny didn’t say at the opening of the DSPCA’s new veterinary hospital in south Dublin.

# dspca - Monday 19 November, 2012

Adopt a pet this Christmas, don't buy one - DSPCA
# Christmas Appeal
# Christmas Appeal

Adopt a pet this Christmas, don't buy one - DSPCA

Nov 19th 2012, 4:57 PM 7,884 Views 30 Comments

The call came as the DSPCA launched their Christmas campaign.

# dspca - Friday 19 October, 2012

Puppy Fund for rescued dogs raises over €7,000 in three days
# Puppies
# Puppies

Puppy Fund for rescued dogs raises over €7,000 in three days

Oct 19th 2012, 6:45 AM 6,855 Views 21 Comments

The DSPCA has set a €10k target in order to care for 96 puppies recently rescued.

# dspca - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA

Oct 13th 2012, 6:49 PM 9,378 Views 18 Comments

The second litter of puppies, seized at Dublin Port on Thursday evening, are mostly aged between eight and ten weeks.

# dspca - Friday 12 October, 2012

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure
# ANIMAL RESCUE
# ANIMAL RESCUE

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure

Oct 12th 2012, 7:32 PM 24,792 Views 73 Comments

One man was arrested but has been released since.

# dspca - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added emos.
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added emos.

Oct 10th 2012, 8:06 PM 8,248 Views 4 Comments

Here’s the things we learned, shared and loved today.

Rescued puppies will need homes...potential owners asked to register
# ANIMAL RESCUE
# ANIMAL RESCUE

Rescued puppies will need homes...potential owners asked to register

Oct 10th 2012, 12:34 PM 28,535 Views 48 Comments

The dogs are not available for adoption just yet as they are still evidence in the animal cruelty case.

# dspca - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Fifty puppies found in Dublin cars in animal cruelty investigation
# Rescue
# Rescue

Fifty puppies found in Dublin cars in animal cruelty investigation

Oct 9th 2012, 9:42 PM 34,349 Views 99 Comments

Gardaí and the DSPCA rescued the puppies in Coolock this afternoon. It is believed that they were to be sold on the black market.

# dspca - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Texan snake discovered at St James's Gate
# #SSSSSSURPRISE!
# #SSSSSSURPRISE!

Texan snake discovered at St James's Gate

Aug 29th 2012, 1:34 PM 12,469 Views 26 Comments

He’s been called JR, obviously.

# dspca - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Poll: Do you have a pet?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you have a pet?

Jul 25th 2012, 9:48 AM 8,613 Views 135 Comments

As the DSPCA issues an urgent appeal we want to know whether or not you have a pet or pets at home…

Dublin animal shelter 'completely full up of dogs, cats and bunnies'
# Animals
# Animals

Dublin animal shelter 'completely full up of dogs, cats and bunnies'

Jul 25th 2012, 7:19 AM 8,688 Views 29 Comments

DSPCA says it can currently only take in injured or sick animals.

# dspca - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Gardaí awarded medals for work in combating cruelty to animals
# Awards
# Awards

Gardaí awarded medals for work in combating cruelty to animals

Jun 26th 2012, 6:46 PM 9,847 Views 17 Comments

Six gardaí were given silver medals to mark their heroic work in saving the lives of animals – including a terrier who was beaten with a baton – and ensuring perpetrators of animal cruelty were prosecuted.

# dspca - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Rescue on the M50: Kitten stranded on motorway
# Super Kitten
From The Daily Edge
# Super Kitten

Rescue on the M50: Kitten stranded on motorway

Jul 20th 2011, 9:44 PM 1,037 Views 10 Comments

The DSPCA managed to bring the four-month old kitten back to safety – and gave him a fitting new name…

# dspca - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Animal rescue service under pressure as more pets are abandoned
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Animal rescue service under pressure as more pets are abandoned

May 31st 2011, 3:55 PM 1,384 Views 2 Comments

The Dublin SPCA says it is now rescuing twice as many animals as in 2007 – and blames the economic downturn for the shocking rise in demand.

# dspca - Monday 4 April, 2011

Three arrests following Smithfield horse fair
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Three arrests following Smithfield horse fair

Apr 4th 2011, 9:20 AM 826 Views 0 Comments

Three men in their 20s have been arrested and charged following an incident at Smithfield horse fair on Sunday.

# dspca - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Enterprise Minister Bruton seeks legal advice on closure of Smithfield Horse Fair
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Enterprise Minister Bruton seeks legal advice on closure of Smithfield Horse Fair

Mar 31st 2011, 1:57 PM 705 Views 0 Comments

The move follows violence at the fair earlier this month.

# dspca - Monday 28 March, 2011

Teenager arrested in connection with Smithfield horse fair fight
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Teenager arrested in connection with Smithfield horse fair fight

Mar 28th 2011, 10:24 AM 972 Views 0 Comments

A male in his late teens has been arrested in connection with a violent clash at the Smithfield horse fair in Dublin earlier this month, in which another teenager almost lost an arm.

# dspca - Monday 7 March, 2011

Gardaí hold one man in connection with Smithfield gun attacks
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Gardaí hold one man in connection with Smithfield gun attacks

Mar 7th 2011, 8:21 AM 1,117 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí say that there is very little co-operation from people who witnessed the event in which a total of three people were injured.

# dspca - Sunday 6 March, 2011

DSPCA say it was "miracle" no one was killed at Smithfield horse fair
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

DSPCA say it was "miracle" no one was killed at Smithfield horse fair

Mar 6th 2011, 3:59 PM 4,695 Views 0 Comments

The organisation have called for the fair to be shut down after shots were fired and two people were injured on Sunday morning.