Three puppies were taken to be treated for hypothermia, hypoglycaemia and hunger by the ISPCA after being found in Co Donegal. Photograph: ISPCA.

Three new-born puppies had a lucky escape in Co Donegal this week after being stuffed into a plastic bag and thrown towards a river, only for the bag (...)

Some of the dogs rescued by the ISPCA last week. Photograph: ISPCA

More than 100 puppies and dogs were rescued by the ISPCA last week. Eighty-six dogs, including 23 puppies, were removed from an illegal dog breeder (...)

A woman has been banned from keeping dogs for three years after keeping them in what a judge described as “appalling conditions.” ISPCA officers rai(...)

Note: this is a file photograph of a terrier dog, it is not the dog which was abandoned.

A judge has described as “appalling” a student who left her dog to starve – while she went to live with her mother.Natalie McGranaghan appeared at Let(...)