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Protecting Ireland's Animals: Inside the ISPCA's workings and daily doings, here you will find what we have been up to.

Welcome to the ISPCA News Page, your go-to source for the latest updates and achievements of the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA). Here, you’ll find a comprehensive overview of what the ISPCA has been up to in its ongoing efforts to protect and improve the lives of animals across Ireland. From heartwarming rescue stories to impactful campaigns, our news section provides a window into the inspiring work carried out by our dedicated team and compassionate supporters.

Stay informed about our mission, explore success stories, and learn how your involvement can make a difference. Join us on this journey of compassion and discover the incredible strides we are taking towards creating a brighter future for animals in need.


June 13, 2024
ISPCA Statement on RTE Investigates: Horses – Making a Kil…
The ISPCA was appalled by the scenes depicted on “RTÉ Investigates: Horses – Making a Killing”…..
June 12, 2024
ISPCA Appeal for Foster Homes for Horses, Ponies and Donkeys…
The ISPCA is appealing for urgent foster homes for 24 rescued ponies, donkeys, and horses, which…..
June 7, 2024
ISPCA rescue over 120 birds from hoarding situation…
ISPCA Animal Welfare Inspectors seized a total of 121 birds from deplorable conditions in a location…..
June 4, 2024
Farm/Outdoor Cats Appeal…
We are appealing for homes for a number of cats who are better suited as farm/stables/outdoor…..
June 4, 2024
Kid goat brought to safety after dramatic rescue from the to…
An injured kid goat was brought to safety on Monday 3rd June, following a dramatic rescue
May 30, 2024
Father and son convicted of animal cruelty offences…
On April 12th, at Tullamore District Court, a father and son from Birr, Co Offaly, admitted…..
May 28, 2024
ISPCA Marks Milestone of 75 Years Protecting Ireland’s…
ISPCA launching #ISPCA75 campaign to mark 75 years
May 21, 2024
Tipperary woman disqualified for life from keeping animals…
On Wednesday 1st May 2024, a woman Tipperary appeared before Judge Cephas Power at Tipperary District…..
May 10, 2024
Carlow woman disqualified for life from keeping dogs…
On Thursday 2nd May, at Carlow District Court, a Carlow woman was disqualified for life from…..
May 8, 2024
ISPCA Welcomes Minister’s Move to Ban Hand-Held Remote…
The Minister for DAFM, Charlie McConalogue T.D moved to ban the use of electronic shock collars…..
May 1, 2024
The ISPCA: Celebrating 75 Years of Compassion…
As we mark this significant milestone, we are thrilled to share with you 75 heart-warming happy…..
April 30, 2024
National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day 2024…
This National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day, we rounded up 5 reasons why adopting a pet…..
The ISPCA is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the protection and welfare of animals in Ireland.

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As an organisation that relies on public support and donations.