RSVP Magazine

Revenue Officers seize three puppies from back of a van at Dublin Port

Revenue Officers at Dublin Port seized three puppies last week, after finding them in the back of a van that had just arrived to the country. The officers stopped and questioned two men and a woman who were in the vehicle. The dogs are now in the care of the DSPCA. Veterinary examinations on all […]

The DSPCA are urgently looking for a foster home for this little guy

Taking to their Facebook page the DSPCA have put out an appeal to find a foster home for this poor little guy. In their post they have said; “Dobby is searching for a loving foster home.” “He arrived as a young puppy, found straying on the road. He needed urgent surgery on his injured leg. […]

Around 100 puppies illegally shipped to UK returned to Ireland

Almost 100 puppies that were shipped illegally from Ireland to Holyhead in the UK have been returned after they were discovered. A joint operation between the Irish DSPCA and customs, which aims to stop illegal puppy trade, led to the puppies being seized by the RSPCA. The operation which is called Operation Delphin. There were two […]

Miracle baby pup saved by clever Dublin dog

This is baby Autumn who was brought to the Dublin SPCA after she had been thrown onto a rubbish pile and left for dead. The DSPCA had no idea why this little pup was abandoned in the way she was, but they say it is a miracle that she is alive. The place  she was […]

Tiny Puppy Thrown Out Onto the Side of the Road in Tallaght

It’s hard to believe that people could be so heartless. This tiny puppy was abandoned last week in the Tallaght area. The DSPCA received a call from a dog walker who watched as a dark coloured Jeep pulled up, opened the door, put the pup onto the grass verge and drove off. The pup, who […]

Adopt a Dog: Dogs in Need of Loving Homes from the DSPCA

Hi, I’m Finch Hi there, my name is Finch and I’m a 2 year old Pomeranian cross. I came from a terrible hoarding situation. Over 200 dogs were found by the Wexford SPCA, packed in cages in a tiny cottage in the countryside. Sadly, all of the dogs were in such a terrible state that […]

Adopt A Dog – Dogs in Need of Loving Homes from the Dublin SPCA

Hi, I’m Rambo My name is Rambo and I’m a 3 month old Terrier mix puppy. I have brown and black fuzzy fur and cute little beady eyes! I look like a little old fashioned teddy bear! I will be a small to medium sized dog when I am fully grown and I will be […]

Adopt a Dog- Dogs searching for their forever homes from the Dublin SPCA

Hi, I’m Tucker Hi, my name is Tucker and I’m a 15 week old male Greyhound cross. I was born here at the shelter. My mammy, Annabelle has found her new home, but I am still waiting for mine. I’m just back from my Christmas foster home and here’s what they said about me; “Tucker […]

The DSPCA will be microchipping pets for just €10 this Saturday

Great news for Pet Owners! The DSPCA are continuing its Dog Microchipping Events in 2016. On Saturday 23rd Janaury, the DSPCA will be microchipping dogs and cats for just 10 EURO each from 12 noon to 3.00 pm. Adopt a Dog: Dogs in need of loving homes from the DSPCA In order to microchip your […]

Adopt a Dog: Dogs in need of loving homes from the DSPCA

Hi, I’m China Girl Hi everyone, my name is China Girl and I’m a 3-4 year old Pomeranian cross. I came from a terrible hoarding situation. 160 dogs were found by the Wexford SPCA, packed in cages in a tiny cottage in the countryside. Sadly, all of the dogs were in such a terrible state […]

Adopt a Dog: Dogs in Need of Loving Homes from the DSPCA

Hi, I’m Nidge Hi my name is Nidge and I’m a 1 year old Staffordshire Bull Terrier. I’m a fabulous boy with a wonderful personality. I’m here at the DSPCA looking for a new home because my family were moving house and couldn’t take me with them. I’m very sad about this but I know […]

The DSPCA helping badly treated and abandoned animals

Christmas dog buyers may be in the honeymoon period right now, but puppies won’t be small forever warns the DSPCA. Ireland’s Next Top Madra recently visited the DSPCA in Rathfarnam to find out about the amazing work that they do for abandoned animals. Head of adoptions, Naoise Clarke explained that the DSPCA usually sees an […]

Visit Santa at the DSPCA

  If you’re looking for somewhere to bring your animal mad kids to see, then we’ve got the perfect place for you! The DSPCA’s shelter transforms into a magical Santa experience every year. What could be more wonderful than visiting Santa, surrounded by animals, nestled in the picturesque setting of the Dublin mountains? Children that […]