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# dogs-trust - Monday 8 March, 2021

Dogs Trust charity received 172 requests over Chrismas from people wanting to surrender their pet
# Surrendered
# Surrendered

Dogs Trust charity received 172 requests over Chrismas from people wanting to surrender their pet

Mar 8th 2021, 10:43 PM 34,031 Views 26 Comments

In one instance, CCTV footage showed a dog being abandoned at a Dogs Trust rehoming centre.

# dogs-trust - Monday 7 September, 2020

Numbers of dogs being surrendered rising again with return to work and school
# Lockdown Pets
# Lockdown Pets

Numbers of dogs being surrendered rising again with return to work and school

Sep 7th 2020, 6:10 AM 36,338 Views 31 Comments

Last month Dogs Trust received the highest number of surrender request calls from dog owners since April.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Stolen to breed: Criminals stealing thoroughbred dogs 'to make quick cash' by breeding them
# Dognapping
# Dognapping

Stolen to breed: Criminals stealing thoroughbred dogs 'to make quick cash' by breeding them

Aug 9th 2020, 7:45 AM 44,446 Views 65 Comments

Gardaí are aware of an increase in the number of dog thefts.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Dogs Trust offers temporary foster care scheme for frontline healthcare workers' dogs during pandemic
# Foster Dogs
# Foster Dogs

Dogs Trust offers temporary foster care scheme for frontline healthcare workers' dogs during pandemic

Apr 16th 2020, 7:55 AM 17,846 Views 10 Comments

For healthcare workers working longer hours during the crisis this scheme offers “peace of mind”, Dogs Trust said.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Please don't feed your dog Easter eggs, says Dogs Trust
# Dogs Trust
# Dogs Trust

Please don't feed your dog Easter eggs, says Dogs Trust

Apr 11th 2020, 8:00 PM 19,874 Views 32 Comments

Dark chocolate is especially toxic for dogs, so keep it in a place where they can’t sniff it out.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 9 January, 2020

'A step in the right direction': From 1 February it will be illegal to sell a puppy less than 8 weeks old
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

'A step in the right direction': From 1 February it will be illegal to sell a puppy less than 8 weeks old

Jan 9th 2020, 5:33 PM 87,216 Views 28 Comments

The new regulations also require all adverts to include microchip numbers.

# dogs-trust - Monday 16 December, 2019

Dogs Trust hits 'paws' on adoptions of rescue pets until New Year
# Paws For Thought
# Paws For Thought

Dogs Trust hits 'paws' on adoptions of rescue pets until New Year

Dec 16th 2019, 9:45 AM 15,818 Views 13 Comments

Today is the last day for re-homing and adoptions will start again on 4 January.

# dogs-trust - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Almost 2,000 people have surrendered their dogs to Dogs Trust so far this year
# Not Just For Christmas
# Not Just For Christmas

Almost 2,000 people have surrendered their dogs to Dogs Trust so far this year

Nov 6th 2019, 8:15 AM 25,799 Views 57 Comments

The charity is urging those considering adopting a dog for Christmas to sponsor one instead.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

Tati and her puppies were abandoned at the side of the road - Dogs Trust took them in
# A Dog Is For Life
# A Dog Is For Life

Tati and her puppies were abandoned at the side of the road - Dogs Trust took them in

Feb 19th 2019, 5:51 PM 30,905 Views 20 Comments

The charity is under huge pressure after almost 400 requests from the public to surrender the dogs in the month after Christmas.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 23 June, 2018

We could be heading into a heatwave - here are some tips on keeping your pets cool and happy
# Hot Dogs
# Hot Dogs

We could be heading into a heatwave - here are some tips on keeping your pets cool and happy

Jun 23rd 2018, 8:30 AM 16,456 Views 9 Comments

Temperatures are set to soar in the coming days. Here’s some advice.

# dogs-trust - Friday 18 May, 2018

Number of dogs destroyed in Irish pounds down 40%
# Good Stuff
# Good Stuff

Number of dogs destroyed in Irish pounds down 40%

May 18th 2018, 10:52 PM 18,926 Views 51 Comments

916 dogs were put to sleep in Irish local authority pounds last year.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

This dog found her way back to her owners after being missing in Dublin for a year
# Elsa The Dog
From The Daily Edge
# Elsa The Dog

This dog found her way back to her owners after being missing in Dublin for a year

Feb 20th 2018, 3:10 PM 6,293 Views 4 Comments

Good woman yourself, Elsa.

# dogs-trust - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

186 people have asked to surrender their dogs to Dogs Trust since Christmas
# Paws For Thought
# Paws For Thought

186 people have asked to surrender their dogs to Dogs Trust since Christmas

Jan 31st 2018, 3:47 PM 63,418 Views 61 Comments

PJ was dropped outside the centre by his owner.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 6 January, 2018

An Irish girl has been drawing cute doodles of people on Twitter to raise loads of money for Dog's Trust
# Drawings For Doggos
From The Daily Edge
# Drawings For Doggos

An Irish girl has been drawing cute doodles of people on Twitter to raise loads of money for Dog's Trust

Jan 6th 2018, 11:57 AM 3,950 Views 0 Comments

From doodles to donations.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 21 December, 2017

'By getting a puppy at Christmas you're putting it at the worst start in life'
# Dogs Trust
# Dogs Trust

'By getting a puppy at Christmas you're putting it at the worst start in life'

Dec 21st 2017, 6:15 AM 28,733 Views 18 Comments

Dogs Trust is repeating its warning to the public to not give dogs as Christmas presents.

# dogs-trust - Friday 14 April, 2017

Here's why your dog shouldn't eat chocolate
# Easter Warning
# Easter Warning

Here's why your dog shouldn't eat chocolate

Apr 14th 2017, 9:00 PM 38,775 Views 24 Comments

Dogs Trust has released a warning to pet owners this Easter.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Are you a dog owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe this Halloween
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Are you a dog owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe this Halloween

Oct 23rd 2016, 9:30 AM 16,167 Views 23 Comments

With lots of loud noises going off, many people will be keeping a closer eye on their dogs and other pets.

# dogs-trust - Monday 4 July, 2016

Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels
# Abandoned
# Abandoned

Dog owners surrendering pets to pounds to avoid paying for holiday kennels

Jul 4th 2016, 2:28 PM 35,139 Views 72 Comments

The number of unwanted animals put down last year fell 10% but animal charities say problems remain.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Explainer: Everything you need to know about the new dog microchipping rules
# It's The Law
# It's The Law

Explainer: Everything you need to know about the new dog microchipping rules

Apr 2nd 2016, 7:15 AM 22,228 Views 44 Comments

Thinking of getting your pet microchipped this weekend? Here are the facts.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Animal charity fear this lost puppy was abandoned Christmas gift
# Not For Xmas
# Not For Xmas

Animal charity fear this lost puppy was abandoned Christmas gift

Dec 29th 2015, 10:36 PM 48,432 Views 26 Comments

They are searching for his owners in the hope he just got lost.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

These dogs have been popping up all over Dublin today
# Puppy Promise
# Puppy Promise

These dogs have been popping up all over Dublin today

Nov 10th 2015, 7:25 PM 26,374 Views 10 Comments

The puppy promise campaign starts now.

There are dogs all over Dublin today for a heartbreaking reason
# Puppy Promise
From The Daily Edge
# Puppy Promise

There are dogs all over Dublin today for a heartbreaking reason

Nov 10th 2015, 1:53 PM 7,213 Views 2 Comments

The puppy promise campaign starts now.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 10 May, 2015

'I'd be heartbroken to leave them all alone': Free service will take care of your dogs if you die
# Dogs Trust
# Dogs Trust

'I'd be heartbroken to leave them all alone': Free service will take care of your dogs if you die

May 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 13,655 Views 12 Comments

The dog charity is trying to highlight this service to encourage more people to sign up.

# dogs-trust - Friday 26 December, 2014

'A dog is for life', so why do people continue to give them as presents?
# Puppy
# Puppy

'A dog is for life', so why do people continue to give them as presents?

Dec 26th 2014, 8:45 AM 10,380 Views 25 Comments

That well-known phrase just hasn’t stuck.

# dogs-trust - Sunday 23 March, 2014

New puppy centre built to deal with Ireland's abandoned dog crisis
# A New Life
# A New Life

New puppy centre built to deal with Ireland's abandoned dog crisis

Mar 23rd 2014, 8:30 PM 36,922 Views 82 Comments

Dogs Trust received the money to build the centre from a woman who left €10m in her will.

# dogs-trust - Thursday 16 January, 2014

Nine dogs saved from death
# Dogs Saved
# Dogs Saved

Nine dogs saved from death

Jan 16th 2014, 9:30 PM 18,134 Views 55 Comments

The dogs from Carrick – which TheJournal.ie wrote about earlier this week – have all been offered accommodation.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

These nine dogs have less than 48 hours to live if they can't be re-homed
# Death Row
# Death Row

These nine dogs have less than 48 hours to live if they can't be re-homed

Jan 14th 2014, 4:38 PM 59,820 Views 143 Comments

The unwanted dogs at Monaghan Pound are just one example of the problem across the country, which became particularly worrying around Christmas time.

# dogs-trust - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

140 dogs saved in biggest canine rescue in State history
# Rescue
# Rescue

140 dogs saved in biggest canine rescue in State history

Feb 12th 2013, 6:11 PM 41,534 Views 76 Comments

More than 140 dogs were rescued from a property in rural Leitrim, where they were living “in deplorable conditions”.

# dogs-trust - Saturday 19 January, 2013

25 puppies surrendered to Dogs Trust in 6 days
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

25 puppies surrendered to Dogs Trust in 6 days

Jan 19th 2013, 11:30 AM 24,874 Views 28 Comments

Some of the puppies were left in bags in a graveyard and along a canal while others arrived with serious burns on their paws from standing in their own urine.