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Covid-19 Update

COVID-19 Update and Shelter Opening Information.

The DSPCA shelter in Rathfarnham is currently closed to the general Public until further notice. Visitors are on a strictly by appointment only basis. Thank you for your understanding and when it is safe to do so, we look forward to fully opening our doors again.

The DSPCA Mobile Veterinary Clinic is temporarily suspended. Please call 01 4994703 to make a booking. Prescriptions/outpatients queries

Clients of Village Vets will need to contact them directly (01) 298 7510 for Dundrum or (01) 288 8486 for Stillorgan

Adoption Queries – To view the animals available for adoption and to find out more about our new Virtual Adoption Process, please go to Follow our Instagram page @dspcaadoptions for further updates.

If you need to report a case of animal cruelty please email

If you wish to report a case of a sick or injured animal (Strictly Emergency Only Please) call on 085 8502986 Monday to Friday 9am – 1pm & 2pm to 4pm or email all other reports to

DSPCA Pet Hotel & Doggie Daycare is open and by appointment only.
Phone reception on 01-4994790
Follow their social media pages @dspcapetboarding for further updates.

DSPCA Dog Training classes.
Phone 01-4994795
Follow @dspcadogtraining on social media.

Lost and found pets

Adoption/Post Adoption Queries
Fundraising/Donation Queries –

Education Queries –

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