About The ISPCA

 

The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is recognised as Ireland's leading animal welfare charity. Our role is to is to prevent cruelty to animals, to promote animal welfare and to proactively relieve animal suffering in Ireland. More

Rescue Stories

Rescue Stories

The ISPCA inspectors are at the forefront of animal welfare, they respond to allegations of cruelty, neglect and abuse and also aid sick and injured animals. Read some of the stories by our inspectors of how they rescue animals every day. More

Rehoming

Rehoming

The ISPCA’s two rescue and rehabilitation centres were developed in order to support the ISPCA Inspectorate and member societies with the rescue, rehabilitation and responsible re-homing of cruelly treated and neglected animals. More

Lost and Found

Lost & Found

This resource allows you to report pets who have been lost or pets that you have found. Knowing what to do when you lose a pet can be unclear, we have compiled guidelines of what to do in case of losing your dog, your cat or another animal.  More

Current News


  • The ISPCA Launch Strategic Framework 2016 – 2020

    The ISPCA Launch Strategic Framework 2016 – 2020

    27 January 2016

    Minister Simon Coveney launches ISPCA’s Strategic Framework 2016 - 2020

  • “The New Cat” in aid of the ISPCA

    “The New Cat” in aid of the ISPCA

    02 December 2015

    The ISPCA is delighted to announce the launch of heart-warming picture book "The New Cat"

  • 13 dogs rescued from horrifying conditions in Co. Cork

    13 dogs rescued from horrifying conditions in Co. Cork

    08 February 2016

    ISPCA Inspector Lisa O'Donovan rescues nine greyhounds and four German shepherds