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


  • Petography: The Secret Life of Pets Exhibition

    Petography: The Secret Life of Pets Exhibition

    14 June 2016

    Celebrity pets star in ‘Petography' exhibition to celebrate the release of The Secret Life of Pets in Irish Cinemas on June 24th

  • Scruffs Dog Show at Belvedere House and Gardens

    Scruffs Dog Show at Belvedere House and Gardens

    16 June 2016

    The annual Scruffs Dog Show in aid of the ISPCA was held at Belvedere House and Gardens

  • Mare rescued by ISPCA with severe photosensitivity

    Mare rescued by ISPCA with severe photosensitivity

    16 June 2016

    A mare and her three week young foal were recently removed from a field in East Cork by ISPCA Inspec