Brian Gillen - DSPCA

Post-enactment scrutiny of the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013

Watch the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee meeting of 10 November 2021 where the DSPCA were invited to discuss improvements to the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013, which included puppy farming, cropping of dogs ears, microchipping and dog ownership legalities and other matters. Skip forward to 17 minutes to see the video.

Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013

Summary of the Act "An Act to Revise the Law Relating to the Health and Welfare of Animals and Their Protection and Identification; To Provide for the Regulation of Certain Activities Relating to Animals; To Prevent Cruelty to Animals; To Make Provision for the Licensing of Animal Marts and for Levies for the Purposes of … Continue reading Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013

Dead horse tied to a tree

How to Identify and bring Sanction to People who Neglect and Abuse Horses, Ponies and Donkeys

Horses that are neglected or abused have keepers that are breaking the laws of the Animal Health and Welfare Act and Control of Horses Act. You can help to bring sanction to these offenders and prevent further abuse by reporting to the Gardai. In order to facilitate authorities to bring sanction to these offenders the … Continue reading How to Identify and bring Sanction to People who Neglect and Abuse Horses, Ponies and Donkeys