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


  • A letter to the Minister regarding the export of Irish Greyhounds to Macau

    A letter to the Minister regarding the export of Irish Greyhounds to Macau

    29 April 2016

    The following letter was sent to the Minister from the ISPCA, Dogs Trust and the Irish Blue Cross

  • ISPCA Annual Raffle winners announced!

    ISPCA Annual Raffle winners announced!

    08 April 2016

    Congratulations to the winners of our first, second and third prizes, and thank you to all who participated

  • Meath woman disqualified from keeping dogs for two years

    Meath woman disqualified from keeping dogs for two years

    26 April 2016

    A County Meath woman was fined €500 and disqualified from keeping dogs for two years