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#PUPPY FARM

# puppy-farm - Last year 2021

ISPCA shuts down illegal puppy farm in Offaly
# PUPPY FARM
# PUPPY FARM

ISPCA shuts down illegal puppy farm in Offaly

Feb 2nd 2021, 2:43 PM 47,029 Views 32 Comments

Over 60 dogs were surrendered.

# puppy-farm - All time

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

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

Feb 22nd 2019, 7:03 PM 38,107 Views 80 Comments

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
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Puppies, alcohol and €9,400 in cash: Revenue involved in a number of nationwide seizures

Dec 19th 2016, 10:02 AM 11,106 Views 11 Comments

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
# Cruelty
# Cruelty

Irish puppy farms produce 30,000 dogs a year - here's how to make sure you don't buy from an illegal one

Oct 4th 2016, 6:30 AM 34,418 Views 34 Comments

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
# New Home
# New Home

More than 340 dogs have been rehomed from an "appalling" puppy farm in Carlow

Jul 27th 2015, 6:54 PM 22,132 Views 54 Comments

Three people were arrested after the farm was discovered in April.

Roscommon men fined for illegally docking puppies' tails
# No Vet
# No Vet

Roscommon men fined for illegally docking puppies' tails

May 11th 2015, 6:00 PM 20,769 Views 55 Comments

The practice is now against the law.

'Appalling and horrific' puppy farm with dead animals on site closed down
# Carlow
# Carlow

'Appalling and horrific' puppy farm with dead animals on site closed down

Apr 16th 2015, 7:45 PM 31,653 Views 52 Comments

Inspectors took 52 dogs and two horses away from the site.

Brad and Angelina have found a new gaff in Dublin*
# Dspca
# Dspca

Brad and Angelina have found a new gaff in Dublin*

Dec 20th 2013, 8:30 PM 32,085 Views 12 Comments

*It’s been a bit of a ruff time for them.

Dublin puppy farm closed by DSPCA
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Dublin puppy farm closed by DSPCA

Dec 19th 2013, 5:14 PM 20,234 Views 35 Comments

Following a month long investigation into the puppy farm, nine adult dogs were taken into care by the animal welfare charity.