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'Heartbreaking': Eight dogs rescued from 'appalling' living conditions in Cork
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'Heartbreaking': Eight dogs rescued from 'appalling' living conditions in Cork

Jan 7th 2020, 2:01 PM 26,115 Views 29 Comments

The dogs had to be sedated before they could be treated or groomed.

'Absolutely horrendous': 16 abandoned, malnourished donkeys rescued in Mayo
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'Absolutely horrendous': 16 abandoned, malnourished donkeys rescued in Mayo

Jan 30th 2018, 10:21 AM 22,483 Views 60 Comments

One donkey was already dead when the Department of Agriculture arrived at the scene.

Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment
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Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment

Oct 11th 2017, 8:47 PM 46,045 Views 15 Comments

Police began hunting for the cub after noticing selfies on social media of a man and the cub.

Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers
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Photos: The ISPCA is appealing for homes for 28 Jack Russell terriers

Sep 8th 2017, 1:42 PM 92,657 Views 35 Comments

The dogs are currently being cared for at the National Animal Centre in Longford.

At crisis point: Over €1 million spent to destroy 2,000 horses in Dublin
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At crisis point: Over €1 million spent to destroy 2,000 horses in Dublin

Mar 26th 2017, 7:30 AM 24,425 Views 31 Comments

There were 4,923 horses seized across Ireland in just one year and most were put down.

"Savage behaviour": Crocodile stoned to death by visitors at Tunisia zoo
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"Savage behaviour": Crocodile stoned to death by visitors at Tunisia zoo

Mar 2nd 2017, 7:57 AM 29,378 Views 56 Comments

The animal died after being hit on the head by two large rocks.

Almost €1 million spent seizing over 2,500 horses and almost 90% were destroyed
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Almost €1 million spent seizing over 2,500 horses and almost 90% were destroyed

Nov 16th 2016, 6:15 AM 11,882 Views 34 Comments

When a horse is seized, a public notice is put up and if it’s not claimed after five days, the animal is destroyed.

Malicious and cruel: what drives someone to poison a dog?
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Malicious and cruel: what drives someone to poison a dog?

Jun 25th 2016, 11:30 AM 29,764 Views 57 Comments

After the case of deliberate poisoning in Dublin this week, TheJournal.ie delves into such incidents and why they happen.

Dead dog with brick tied to his neck is pulled from quay
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Dead dog with brick tied to his neck is pulled from quay

Mar 18th 2015, 4:19 PM 24,981 Views 69 Comments

The animal was found in Ballina.

Woman breaks up with fiancé after secretly filming him abusing her dogs
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Woman breaks up with fiancé after secretly filming him abusing her dogs

Feb 10th 2015, 4:45 PM 6,713 Views 4 Comments

Nina Mandin became suspicious of her fiancé after she noticed her dogs were withdrawn.

DSPCA calls on DoneDeal to stop selling animals after investigation into online trading
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DSPCA calls on DoneDeal to stop selling animals after investigation into online trading

May 16th 2014, 9:35 AM 28,532 Views 74 Comments

DoneDeals says that removing the ads would drive the marker underground.

Man arrested after a video of him kicking a cat goes viral
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# Cruel Blow

Man arrested after a video of him kicking a cat goes viral

May 7th 2014, 6:00 PM 32,898 Views 99 Comments

Andre Robinson was filmed kicking a helpless kitten. The internet made SURE he wouldn’t get away with it.

Horses in Dublin estate starved, beaten and mowed down by quad bikes
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Horses in Dublin estate starved, beaten and mowed down by quad bikes

Feb 20th 2014, 9:45 PM 50,627 Views 210 Comments

*WARNING* This story contains a very graphic image that some people may find disturbing.

Abused dog's new owner writes touching open letter to person who hurt her
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# Must Love Dogs

Abused dog's new owner writes touching open letter to person who hurt her

Feb 17th 2014, 11:42 AM 5,670 Views 5 Comments

Cathy the pitbull had been underfed and burned with cigarettes by a previous owner. For shame.

Dog named Fionn who was left to die under a pile of rubbish to be rehomed
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Dog named Fionn who was left to die under a pile of rubbish to be rehomed

Jan 13th 2014, 8:00 AM 14,153 Views 50 Comments

Fionn was sent to Dublin to have an operation on his skull over Christmas.

Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog
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Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog

Jun 28th 2013, 7:15 PM 13,504 Views 75 Comments

The man has been banned from keeping animals for five years and will have to undertake community service with the ISPCA.

San Diego restricts beach use after seal abuse
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San Diego restricts beach use after seal abuse

Mar 20th 2013, 12:18 PM 9,528 Views 33 Comments

The ‘seal-cam’ captured people abusing and harassing seals at a beach in San Diego.

Owl dies after being kicked by soccer player
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Owl dies after being kicked by soccer player

Mar 1st 2011, 3:19 PM 1,954 Views 0 Comments

Panamian striker apologised for his behaviour following the shocking incident.

Bosnian ‘puppy thrower’ being questioned by police
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Bosnian ‘puppy thrower’ being questioned by police

Sep 4th 2010, 4:23 PM 476 Views 0 Comments

Authorities detain a girl in an online video that showed her throw newborn puppies into a river.