December 22, 2015
Please watch this touching video.
Each year the DSPCA rescue thousands of sick, injured and cruelly treated animals.... Read more
December 08, 2015
Fee: €500 (Early Bird Offer)
Duration: 12 weeks, 2 hour per week + 6 hour Workshops
Wednesday 20th January 2016 - Wednesday 13th April 2016 (Every Wednesday 7:00pm - 9:00pm) ... Read more
December 07, 2015
Thanks to Sanctuary Synthetics for donating and installing artificial grass in our doggie day care!
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November 20, 2015
DSPCA New Year Raffle
The DSPCA are running a Raffle in the New Year to help raise much needed funds to help in our fight against the cruelty to animals in Ireland.... Read more
November 13, 2015
STUDY ON DOGS AND CATS CALLS FOR MORE SYSTEMATIC REQUIREMENTS ON IDENTIFICATION & REGISTRATION
The European Commission this week outlined the long-awaited conclusions from their study on the welfare of dogs and cats involved in commercial practices at the second EU level conference on dog & cat welfare, hosted by the Representation of Baden-Württemberg to the EU, and co-sponsored by Eurogroup for Animals.... Read more
The DSPCA notes the article in the Sunday Times - Irish edition of November 8 attributed to the journalist John Mooney.
November 08, 2015
This article relates to the seizure of 116 puppies on the night of February 4 ,2015 by our inspectors who are authorised officers under the Animal Health and Welfare act 2013. The puppies were seized under this act and its regulations as it relates to the movement of puppies from Ireland.... Read more
November 05, 2015
This week the DSPCA have taken in 9 puppies, 5 of which were part of the seizure at Rosslare Port last week. We are delighted to be able to assist the Wexford SPCA and these animals, following a short period of foster care will be available for adoption. These puppies were seized because the owners did not have the correct paperwork or vaccinations to allow them be transported from the Republic of Ireland into the UK.... Read more
October 23, 2015
DSPCA OPENING HOURS FOR OCTOBER BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND 2015.
The DSPCA shelter will be closed this Sunday 25th October and Bank Holiday Monday 26th October and will reopen on Tuesday 27th October at 11.00.... Read more
October 23, 2015
Unfortunately Halloween and the weeks preceding it can be a very distressing time for animals. With bangers and fireworks going off near their homes and gardens they can become very distressed.... Read more
September 06, 2015
Dublin Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (DSPCA) Annual Great Irish Dog Walk, in partnership with PURINA®, will take place on Saturday 26th September 2015 in the DSPCA Campus in Rathfarnham. This year’s event will launch the DSPCA’s new Dog Nature Trail, an approx. 2km enclosed dog walk around the perimeter of the DSPCA Campus with spectacular views over the Dublin Mountains and Dublin Bay and the City. There will be lots of fun activities for adults, kids and dogs alike with bouncy castles, face painting, games, fun merry-go-round, dog agility demonstrations, market stalls, dog grooming demonstrations and lots, lots more.... Read more