What should I do if I find a dog?

If you find a dog then the first thing to do is to look for a collar. If the dog has a collar next check for an identity tag. The tag could…

What should I do if I lose my dog?

Dogs go missing all over Ireland every day for one reason or another. It could be something simple like a child leaving a door open or something bad like your dog being…

Do I need to license my dog?

By law all dogs in Ireland over the age of 4 months must have a licence. Dog licences are issued by post offices or local authorities. The revenue from them finances the…

Dog Friendly Beaches

The beaches in Ireland are great places to spend time with your dog. In many counties, dogs are welcome, as long as they are kept on a lead and you clean up…

Baxter at the DSPCA Doggy Day Out

Marlay Park today. There were plenty of events to choose from, such as ‘Scrufts’ the all-inclusive dog competition, to a demonstration from Dog Sled Ireland, from Dog Training Sessions with ‘King of…

The Barrow Way, Co. Carlow

Rising in the Slieve Bloom Mountains in the southern midlands, and joining the rivers Nore and Suir, before flowing into the Celtic Sea at Waterford Harbour, the River Barrow lays claim to…

‘Walkers Welcome’ in Coillte’s Forest Trails

Not all land owners welcome recreation users onto their land. This can be for a variety of reasons, privacy, safety, conservation, protection of life stock or crops etc. However Coillte welcomes responsible…