# animal-cruelty - Saturday 26 November, 2016
The ISPCA has warned people to wait until January to avoid funding puppy farms where dogs can be kept in “appalling conditions”.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 20 November, 2016
The puppies were seized in Holyhead and returned to Dublin, where they are now being cared for in temporary foster homes.
# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 1 November, 2016
Michael Heseltine claimed the Alsatian had a mental breakdown.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 23 October, 2016
In 2013, 23 people were convicted for cruelty to animals. That figure was 21 in 2014 and 16 last year.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 18 September, 2016
“The unedited images… explicitly demonstrate the rabbits’ suffering,” the One Voice group wrote in its appeal.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 11 September, 2016
The animals were part of 1,700 young sheep flown from Ireland to be slaughtered in Monday’s Hari Raya celebration.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 15 August, 2016
It’s not yet know what chemicals were used in these attacks – or if the same chemical was used in both.
# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
According to a police report, a 45-year-old father of two was visiting Busch Gardens theme park in Florida with his family when he reached into a pen, picked up the flamingo and threw her down.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 11 July, 2016
Matthew ‘Mad Matt’ Maloney was charged following a raid by RSPCA investigators after the bizarre stunt.
# animal-cruelty - Saturday 25 June, 2016
After the case of deliberate poisoning in Dublin this week, TheJournal.ie delves into such incidents and why they happen.
# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 21 June, 2016
Ireland is one of only three countries that allows hare coursing. Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan wants it to end.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 12 June, 2016
The ISPCA says the dog had a chronic skin condition all over the lower half of her body.
# animal-cruelty - Friday 10 June, 2016
Gardaí are investigating after they were called to the Phoenix Park to try and rescue the dog.
# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 31 May, 2016
It took four attempts with a team of volunteers, a vet and the operations manager at Dublin Zoo before the animal could be caught.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 22 May, 2016
Daytime seizures can result in a very quick gathering of a hostile mob.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 24 April, 2016
The monkeys had been kept in cages for the entertainment of people coming to buy plants at the centre.
# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 6 April, 2016
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One of the dogs was pregnant.
# animal-cruelty - Friday 4 March, 2016
At least 12 local authorities have introduced bans on the use of council land by circuses – but a full ban is needed, writes Elisa Allen.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 25 January, 2016
Fawn has 50 to 60 pellets embedded in her head and ears.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 18 January, 2016
An animal rescue charity said the animal was “left to die” by a canal in Ballyfermot.
# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 13 January, 2016
George Bush posted 141 endangered animal specimens for sale online.
# animal-cruelty - Saturday 9 January, 2016
A reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrators.
# animal-cruelty - Friday 8 January, 2016
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# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 17 November, 2015
Gardaí and an ISPCA Inspector discovered the horses in December 2013.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 9 November, 2015
The animals were found in fertiliser bags last week.
# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 28 October, 2015
Other young people in the area saw what they were doing and rescued the kittens.
# animal-cruelty - Sunday 25 October, 2015
Patrick was found freezing and terribly injured near Croagh Patrick in Mayo.
# animal-cruelty - Saturday 17 October, 2015
Liam Dowling will carry out 200 hours community service in lieu of a two-year sentence.
# animal-cruelty - Thursday 15 October, 2015
Zoo officials have defended it as educational.
# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 22 September, 2015
The woman had plead guilty to leaving the dog locked in a kitchen.
# animal-cruelty - Saturday 5 September, 2015
The dog, named Macari, now needs a home.
# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
The country’s treatment of animals is coming under increasing scrutiny from animal rights groups.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 24 August, 2015
The puppy was likely trapped in the car for a number of days.
# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 19 August, 2015
The owner is offering a €1,400 reward for information.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 17 August, 2015
“His little body was stone cold and he was in a bad state of shock.”
# animal-cruelty - Thursday 13 August, 2015
The incident allegedly happened in Emo Court Gardens in the midlands county.
# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 28 July, 2015
Jason Falbo plead guilty to animal cruelty charges.
# animal-cruelty - Monday 27 July, 2015
Three people were arrested after the farm was discovered in April.
Kerry County Council is investigating the incident.
# animal-cruelty - Friday 26 June, 2015
My Lovely Horse Rescue believe the goat was killed by a scrambler.