November 15, 2016
The DSPCA are delighted with the success last night of a seizure of 96 puppies by the RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) from two individuals who were attempting to import these puppies illegally into the UK. These puppies were shipped from Dublin Port earlier yesterday. This operation was conducted as part of Operation Delphin.... Read more
November 03, 2016
Bookings are now open for this years Santa Experience at the DSPCA.... Read more
October 13, 2016
One Day Kids camp 3rd November for ages 10 - 12 years. Fun and learning combined in a day filled with activities to learn about animals and how to care for them:)... Read more
October 07, 2016
Important notice if you have your dog microchipped with pettrace.
If you receive a text message on your mobile phone telling you to re-register your dog with Fido then please note this IS a legitimate message. ... Read more
August 18, 2016
This year the DSPCA's Great Irish Dog Walk, in partnership with PURINA, will be held on Saturday, 10th September in the grounds of the DSPCA in Rathfarnham.... Read more
May 30, 2016
Spaying and neutering your pets is a vital part of responsible pet ownership as it manages the future populations of pets.... Read more
The DSPCA welcomes the announcement by Stena Line that it is to crack down on illegal puppy dealers.
May 19, 2016
The DSPCA welcomes the announcement by Stena Line that it is to crack down on illegal puppy dealers found to be using its Belfast to Cairnryan service.
May 17, 2016
The DSPCA would like to commend the BBC Panorama team for last night’s programme “Britain's Puppy Dealers Exposed”. The programme highlighted the greed and deliberate cruelty surrounding the mass production of puppies in Ireland and in the UK.... Read more
May 16, 2016
Britain's Puppy Dealers Exposed...
Panorama tonight on BBC 1 investigates the ruthless world of the dog trade. Using secret filming, reporter Sam Poling tracks the supply chain of the country's favourite pet, and uncovers some shocking truths about where and how these animals are being bred. Featured in this programme is the work of the DSPCA and their efforts to stop the illegal export of Irish puppies to the UK.
Programme is available on BBC 1 tonight at 7.30 pm.... Read more