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Tuesday 26 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# German Shepherd

This year
Execution decision postponed for two German Shepherds involved in Dublin attack on neighbour
District Court judge Anthony Halpin had directed that Cooper (11) and his partner Nina (3) be destroyed.
All time
'It is bittersweet for me but I'm their biggest fan and so proud of every single one of them'
‘Once a Pea, always a Pea,’ Ireland striker Amber Barrett is watching her former club with pride from Germany.
Appeal for information after dog is shot in neck in Dublin
The DSPCA’s veterinary team said Victoria is “very lucky” to be alive.
Study suggests it's time to get rid of Ireland's restricted dog-breed list
The study, published in the Irish Veterinary Journal, suggests there is no correlation between a dog’s breed and the likelihood it will behave violently.
Judge says it was regretful that dog owner did not do 'proper decent thing' in child biting case
The German Shepherd had bitten an eight-year-old in the leg.
Judge hits out at people who let 'dangerous dogs' roam around off-lead and un-muzzled
The comments were made at a hearing where a young boy was awarded €25,000 in damages after being bitten by a neighbour’s German Shepherd.
"We weren't even allowed in the station!" - Is it possible to bring pets on Irish transport?
Croatian national Snjezana Frketic has travelled the world with her dog Onni – Ireland is the first place where she hasn’t been allowed to bring Onni on a train.
German Shepherd shot in head and dumped in ditch
WARNING: This post contains images some readers may find distressing.
Could restricted dog breeds be unmuzzled?
The Government has faced calls to change the legislation.
Flo-Rida loving dog shows off his exceptional talent for ear-dancing
Apple bottom jeans, boots with the fur (with the FUR)…
Dog throws an actual tantrum when it's time to stop swimming
Nothing comes between Bella and her swim time. Nothing.
Cute three-month-old puppy drives owner's car into lake
Not so cute now, eh?