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#dog breeding

# dog-breeding - Thursday 27 December, 2018

New rules around kennel sizes among dog breeding guidelines set to come into effect from 2019

The guidelines are an updated version of similar rules which came into effect in 2012.

# dog-breeding - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Vets say new dog breeding guidelines need to improve standards

Submissions received during a public consultation process differ on “a significant number of issues”.

# dog-breeding - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Thirteen puppies destined for UK market seized at Dublin Port

The puppies, seized yesterday, will not be rehomed before Christmas, the DSPCA has said.

# dog-breeding - Monday 27 June, 2016

Twenty Irish bred puppies found crammed in car boot

The ISPCA is now looking for homes for the puppies.

# dog-breeding - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Wooden crates for housing dogs "no longer in use" at dog breeding farm in Cavan

Cavan County Council inspected a dog breeding farm following a recent BBC Spotlight programme.

# dog-breeding - Thursday 16 April, 2015

'Appalling and horrific' puppy farm with dead animals on site closed down

Inspectors took 52 dogs and two horses away from the site.

# dog-breeding - Friday 5 April, 2013

New study links violent crime with dangerous dog trade

The study found evidence of dog sharing in gangs leading to animals becoming more aggressive as they are frequently abused by different owners.

# dog-breeding - Saturday 10 November, 2012

ISPCA calls for "consistent enforcement" of dog breeding act

The society said that it fears the act will be enforced more strongly in some areas than others.

# dog-breeding - Friday 11 November, 2011

Bill paves way for government to enact puppy farm law

Puppy farms will be targeted in new legislation due to be enacted very soon – but there has been a delay while the government waited for the Welfare of Greyhounds Bill to be passed through the Seanad.