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The puppy found at Dublin Airport last week has found a new home for Christmas

The ISPCA recently issued a list of warning signs for puppy farms, adding that pets never make good Christmas presents.

A TINY WHITE puppy found in Dublin Airport last week has been successfully re-homed by a member of airport staff.

Last Thursday, the puppy was handed into lost property at Dublin Airport after being found behind a multi-storey carpark near Terminal 1.

According to a statement from Dublin Airport, a member of the airport’s security team has now taken in the six-week old pup, renaming him Milo.

Milo 1 Milo, formerly known as Sneachta. Dublin Airport / Facebook Dublin Airport / Facebook / Facebook

It was recommended he be housed with another dog, and luckily the security worker already has a pre-existing dog as a pet.

Milo 2 Sneachta, now known as Milo, interacting with his new owner and housemate. Dublin Airport, Facebook Dublin Airport, Facebook


Dublin Airport spokeswoman Siobhan O’Donnell said they were “overwhelmed” with offers on social media from members of the public offering to take Sneachta.

She added:

We also received a number of blankets and toys for him, and these have gone with Milo to his new home.

The ISPCA recently issued a warning about buying a dog at Christmas, advising that many puppy sellers are farms breeding dogs in “appalling conditions”.

Pets never make good Christmas presents, the charity added, and the introduction or purchase of a pet must be planned carefully.

The ISPCA also gave a list of warning signs when buying a puppy.

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