March 24, 2017
We are delighted to announce the winners of the DSPCA Springs Raffle.
We would like o thank everyone who supported out Spring Raffle by buying and selling raffle tickets. Your support is very much appreciated.
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March 14, 2017
European Parliament adopts Resolution to transform lives of horses, donkeys and mules across Europe
A coalition of the EU’s top equine welfare organisations*, including the DSPCA (Dublin Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), has welcomed the adoption of a landmark Resolution by the European Parliament today - a Resolution that paves the way for higher standards of welfare for all horses, donkeys and mules throughout the EU by:... Read more
March 06, 2017
This morning a female passenger travelling with four Pugaleer type puppies in carryon hand luggage was stopped by Customs officers boarding a ferry destined for Holyhead, Wales. The passenger was then interviewed by Department of Agriculture Veterinary Surgeon who requested the required export paperwork for the puppies. The puppies did not have pet passports nor were they microchipped as required by law. The puppies were consequently seized by the Department Vet and placed in the care of the DSPCA.... Read more
March 02, 2017
The DSPCA and the Irish Kennel Club (IKC) have made a submission to the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government following a request for comments on the revised draft of the Dog Breeding Establishment Guidelines issued by Mr. Simon Coveney, T.D. in November 2016.
March 01, 2017
Registration for the Women’s Mini Marathon opened today so we are asking you to Crawl, Walk or Run the 2017 VHI Women's Mini Marathon in aid of the DSPCA.... Read more
January 27, 2017
DSPCA Spring Raffle
We are running a Spring Raffle in the to help raise much needed funds to help in our fight against the cruelty to animals in Ireland.
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January 25, 2017
For the Month of February the DSPCA are running a number of low cost cat neutering events in the DSPCA Centre in Rathfarnham.
The DSPCA will be neutering male cats fro just 10 euros each - booking here
And Neutering Female Cats for just 25 euro here
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13 puppies from a total of 4 different seizures were taken from Dublin Port yesterday evening by Customs, Gardaí and the DSPCA in a joint operation.
December 18, 2016
Do you know where your puppy was born?
13 puppies from a total of 4 different seizures were taken from Dublin Port yesterday evening by Customs, Gardaí and the DSPCA in a joint operation. The puppies, 11 females and 2 males are a Rottweilers, terriers and other small breeds and were destined for the UK market.... Read more
December 14, 2016