Sligo Abbey

Sligo Abbey Abbey Street, Sligo town, Co. Sligo Phone: +353 71 9146046 Email: sligoabbey@opw.ie Petfriendly: Yes (dogs must be kept on a lead at all times) Although commonly known as Sligo Abbey, the…

Streedagh Strand, Co. Sligo

Map: OS Discovery series sheet no. 16 Start/Finish: Trawgar, 3km NW of Grange village and N15. Time: 7km, about 1.5 to 2 hours Suitability: easy, care needed on bare limestone, best enjoyed…

King of Paws: Reactive Rover Seminar

Is your dog reactive on lead? Does your dog lunge or bark towards another dog? King of Paws Dog Training Academy is hosting an evening seminar aimed at giving you as a dog owner an…

Pet Boarding & Doggy Day Care Internship Program

The DSPCA have just announced the launch of their 2017 Internship Program. They are looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to join our Pet Boarding & Doggy Day Care team. Interns will obtain hands-on,…

How to protect your dog from heat stroke

As the warm summer weather approaches, it’s important to remember that dogs are vulnerable to heat related injuries, the most dangerous of which is heat stroke, which can often prove fatal. Heat…

DSPCA Summer Kids Camp 2017

The DSPCA are running a number of one week Animal Care Summer Camps for kids in the DSPCA Campus in Rathfarnham throughout the summer. Participants will learn about the care and handling…

St Enda’s Park Open Day

Where: St Enda’s Park, Grange Road, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16 When: 29th April 2017 12noon – 3.00pm The DSPCA have organised a fun filled day at St Enda’s Park for the whole family to enjoy…

Pets in the City 2017

Dublin City Council invites the pet lovers of Dublin to the fourth annual Pets in the City event. Supported by the DSPCA and King of Paws, Pets in the City will transform Smithfield Square into a…

What is the law on micro-chipping dogs?

As from 31st March 2016, it is compulsory for all dogs in the Republic of Ireland to be micro-chipped. As a dog owner, there are three things you need to know about…