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There’s meet up in Dublin for pugs and we’re losing our minds

It’s no secret that here at Ireland’s Next Top Madra we love dogs. And if there’s only one thing we love more than a cute dog…and that’s multiple dogs. And now we’ve just realised there’s a meet up in Dublin for dogs, and not just any type of dog, but pugs. Despite their squashed faces and […]

This dogs transformation is just amazing!

Here at Ireland’s Next Top Madra we love dogs, it’s no secret. We love to see is dogs being loved, and dogs being given a second chance at a happy life. Over on Dogs trust earlier today, they shared an incredible transformation of one of their rescue dogs and it may have brought us to […]

How To Cheer Up Your Dog If They Seem To Be Down

Dogs can become depressed without you even realising it, and sometimes they do need to be cheered up. A depressed dog is more likely to contract an illness, and if your dog is depressed sometimes he will not be able to get better. Depression may be an everyday occurrence; some dogs suffer from separation anxiety […]

7 Amazing Facts You Never Knew About Your Dog

You might think you know your beloved pooch inside and out… But you probably never would have guessed these 7 amazing facts! The Smell Centre Of A Dog’s Brain Is 40 Times Larger Than Yours  Dogs can smell thousands of times better than humans. Their noses have millions more scent receptors—for example, a human nose […]

This Is What Your Dog Says About You

From a Chihuahua to a Great Dane, dogs come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and display an array of temperaments. Studies suggest that the type of dog breed that you choose can tell a lot about your personality. So here they are: Bulldogs Bulldogs are determined, persistent, and do not give up easily. […]

How To Make Your Own Doggie Stew

Imagine if you had to eat the exact same food every meal, every day of your life. Beyond being painfully boring, wouldn’t you question whether you’re getting a nutritionally balanced diet? Welcome to a dog’s life. Long ago before commercially produced dog food, dogs ate a lot of the same foods as humans. There’s a […]


Just look at that face. This little fella is just over a year old, and needs to find his forever home. He is an extremely cheerful and friendly little chappie, who’s also very intelligent which will make training him easy. One of Capo’s favourite things to do, is to play fetch. He loves nothing more […]

Little boy and dog with the same rare skin condition become best friends

  A little boy who lives with a rare skin condition has made a new friend in a dog with the same disorder after an anonymous donation brought the pair together. Eight-year-old Carter Blanchard from Arkansas, USA, flew to Oregon to meet a black Labrador named Rowdy, who also lives with vitiligo. Carter and his […]

Charity rescues 55 animals from dog meat farm in South Korea

Over 50 dogs have been rescued from a dog meat farm in South Korea, where the animals were kept in conditions akin to a “dungeon”, a charity has said. The Humane Society International rescued 55 dogs from the South Korean farm, flying them to America where they have been sent to emergency shelters, 46 of which have […]

This dog got the cutest nickname by the Gardai when he was ‘arrested’

Huskey Dog currently in Tallaght Garda Station looking to be reunited with his owner. Contact 01-6666000 Pls RT — Garda Info (@gardainfo) March 17, 2017 On St. Patrick’s day Gardai ‘arrested’ this little husky and he was given the cutest nickname. Seeing as the day that was in it, the Gardai decided to nickname […]

Two Dogs Protect Tiny Endangered Penguins From Being Killed

There’s a small island (uninhabited by humans) off the coast of Australia, where a pair of sheepdogs guard tiny penguins, who used to be in serious danger. The penguins were being wiped out by foxes, and very nearly became extinct. But in 2006, trained Maremma sheep dogs were brought to the tiny island to help […]

PAWS FOR THOUGHT: with Aoibhín Garrihy

This month former Fair City star and Dancing with the Stars contestant Aoibhín Garrihy chats to RSVP’s Susan Knox about her two cheeky French Mastiff dogs, Rubie and Reggie, and their weird habit of licking the couch! First of all, where did the two gorgeous names come from? Well, Rubie came first and that was […]

K-9 Angels are battling to help stray dogs in Romania, whose realities are heartbreaking

K-9 Angels, a charity group, are battling to help stray dogs in Romania whose realities are absolutely heartbreaking. We’ve all had our laughs at the hyperactive Jack Russell at this years ‘Crufts’ but according to co-founder of K-9 Angels, the reality for most dogs, is much more heartbreaking. “We have just had Crufts where hundreds of beautiful […]


Love dogs? Love blogs? Then you really should check out these 5 blogs we have gone and found, just for you! These blogs cover everything from nutritional information for your pooch, to tips on how to keep them fit and happy, and everything inbetween.   1. Puppy Leaks Puppy Leaks is a blog where dog […]

Husky puppy talks like a baby!

This is quite possibly the cutest thing that we have EVER seen. This husky puppy is so eager to explain something to its owner that it literally starts to talk! Looking at another dog in the room, the puppy begins its high-pitched yapping sounds like a baby. It looks at its owner and ‘talks’ more while […]

Puppy Found Alone in Car Almost Overdosed on Heroin

  Lucky was sick and in distress when police officers found him. They’d been called to arrest two men who were switching price tags at a store in Texas, and when they arrived at the scene, they also went over to check the suspects’ car. That’s where they discovered heroin — and a tiny puppy, […]