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Woman 'had 120 cats in her home' - latest DSPCA article on Independent.ie

May 02, 2014

A female cat can breed up to four times a year. For illustrative purposes let’s call the cat in this example Bowie. Each breed can result in the successful birth of six kittens, four of whom may be female. It doesn’t take an astro-physicist to work out the multiplication consequence.... Read more


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Paws for Thought - Purina's new research reveals the habits of Irish dog and cat owners

April 15, 2014

Looks and making a good first impression don’t just count when dating. They are among the top three factors when it comes to choosing a pet too, according to new research from PURINA® into the habits and attitudes of Ireland’s cat and dog owners.... Read more


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DSPCA inundated with complaints about wildlife!

April 10, 2014

DSPCA are being inundated with the public complaining about wild animals.   Phone lines are always busy and with a shortage of staff and resources this is not helped by complaints about wild animals.  ... Read more


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What to do if you find a baby wild animal

April 06, 2014

Many wild animals are born during the spring and summer months. In your own back garden, you may come across baby rabbits, squirrels, deer, and other young wildlife as they make they make their way into the world. ... Read more


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The Dog Re-homing Area Is Getting a Makeover...

April 04, 2014

Did you know that each year the DSPCA welcomes in excess of 150,000 visitors to our shelter in Rathfarnham?... Read more


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Cotton and Co.

April 03, 2014

Today we say farewell to Cotton the goat, Little Harvard the pig and friends who have gone to their new home in Kildare.... Read more


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Purina - Understanding your dog's body language

April 02, 2014

PURINA are committed to helping pets live longer, happier and healthier lives through proper nutrition and care.  ... Read more


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'And I said to myself...what a wonderful day !'

March 31, 2014

Duke arrived at the DSCPA on the 17th of December 2013. He was rescued by our inspectors from a puppy farm along with 5 other dogs. After a very long wait, a wonderful family and their dog, Evie, fell in love with him and today he finally went home!... Read more


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DSPCA would like to thank Linders Renault for their support

March 31, 2014

The DSPCA are grateful to the support from Linders Renault and Dacia Dealers for donating this fantastic Dacia Duster 4x4 to us!... Read more


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DSPCA opposes online trading of animals...

March 20, 2014

Following a number of recent media reports, the Dublin Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (DSPCA) would like to reiterate its stance that it strongly disapproves of the online selling of animals.... Read more


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