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ISPCA shuts down illegal puppy farm in Offaly
Over 60 dogs were surrendered.
'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.
Puppies, alcohol and €9,400 in cash: Revenue involved in a number of nationwide seizures
Officers conducted a number of operations designed to clamp down on illegal activity in the run-up to Christmas.
Irish puppy farms produce 30,000 dogs a year - here's how to make sure you don't buy from an illegal one
Puppies from illegal farm will likely develop mental and physical illnesses as a result of in-breeding and their treatment.
More than 340 dogs have been rehomed from an "appalling" puppy farm in Carlow
Three people were arrested after the farm was discovered in April.
Roscommon men fined for illegally docking puppies' tails
The practice is now against the law.
'Appalling and horrific' puppy farm with dead animals on site closed down
Inspectors took 52 dogs and two horses away from the site.
Brad and Angelina have found a new gaff in Dublin*
*It’s been a bit of a ruff time for them.
Dublin puppy farm closed by DSPCA
Following a month long investigation into the puppy farm, nine adult dogs were taken into care by the animal welfare charity.