The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) has been working locally and nationally for over fifty years rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming animals. www.ispca.ie
The Dublin Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is a registered charity, established in 1840 to prevent cruelty to animals and is now Ireland's largest animal welfare organisation. www.dspca.ie
For twenty five years, the World Society for the Protection of Animals has aimed to promote the concept of animal welfare in regions of the world where there are few, if any, measures to protect animals.
ASH Animal Rescue is an animal sanctuary based in the Wicklow hills. They have a strict ?no kill? policy. Visit their web site to read their stories and letters, make a donation, sponsor an animal or read their re-homing policy. www.ashanimalrescue.com
The Last Hope Animal Charity (LHAC) is a charitable, voluntary organisation dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and rehoming of domestic animals. www.lasthope.ie
Founded in 1891 to protect dogs from torture and ill-usage of every kind, Dogs Trust, formerly known as the NCDL, has now pursued its goal with determination for over one hundred years. Dogs Trust is an international charity dedicated to campaigning on dog-welfare related issues - working towards the day when all dogs can enjoy a happy life, free from the threat of unnecessary destruction. As a registered charity with head offices in the UK and Ireland, Dogs Trust are committed to helping dogs in need both at home and abroad by working with animal welfare organisations and societies throughout Europe. www.dogstrust.org.uk/wayswehelp/international/ireland
The Irish Blue Cross was established in 1945, and put its first mobile veterinary clinic onto the streets of Dublin in 1953. Since its foundation the charity has continued to develop the service whilst extending its support for needy pets through partnership with private veterinary practices. www.bluecross.ie
Clondalkin Animal Aid are a small group of four core volunteers who are dedicated to promoting animal welfare and rescuing, sheltering and homing stray or unwanted dogs and puppies.
Irishanimals.ie is a very useful directory site with links to chat forums, lost & found animals, resources, homes needed to name just a few. Includes a list of all Irish SPCA chapters.