The Gift of Responsibility: Why Giving a Pet for Christmas Might Not Be the Best Idea

Consider the Long-Term Implications The holiday season is a time of joy, generosity, and gift-giving. Among the many presents exchanged, the idea of surprising a loved one with a fluffy, four-legged companion might seem like the ultimate expression of love and thoughtfulness. However, before you decide to put a bow on that adorable puppy or …

How to Become a Registered Seller of Pet Animals and/or a Breeder

Do you plan to sell or supply 6 or more pets? If you intend to sell or supply 6 or more pet animals in a calendar year you must apply to be entered into the Register of Sellers and Suppliers of Pet Animals.  You must also apply for registration in the Register of Premises used in …

Essential Advice for Going on Holidays with Pets

Making Memories with Your Furry Friends: Planning a holiday is an exciting time, but leaving your beloved pet behind can be heart-wrenching. The good news is that with proper planning and preparation, you can include your furry companion in your vacation plans. In this blog, we’ll share invaluable advice to help you have a memorable …

Essential Advice for Pet Owners During Hot Weather

Beat the Heat As the sun blazes and temperatures soar, it’s crucial for pet owners to take extra precautions to ensure the well-being of their furry companions. Just like humans, pets can suffer from heatstroke and dehydration. To keep your beloved pets safe and comfortable during scorching summer days, we’ve compiled some essential advice that …

Feral Cat Awareness

ISPCA Highlights Ireland’s Feral Cat Problem. There are in excess of 200,000 feral cats across Ireland by some estimates. Feral cat overpopulation causes serious welfare concerns and disruption to local communities and eco-systems. The ISPCA is encouraging members of the public who are in contact with a feral cat colony to take part in Trap, …