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…

‘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…

Leave No Trace

The mountain environment is a delicate one. By understanding how we impact on wildlife, landscapes and each other, we can modify our behaviour to ensure that we treat the land, animals and…

Welcome to Petfriendly Ireland

“My Ma and Da spend all their time on their laptops, so I thought I’d get in on the act and set up my own blog. I’m Baxter the border collie, I’m…