38 dogs found living in inhumane conditions seized in major operation by Gardai and DSPCA
Gardaí and DSPCA have seized 38 dogs and a variety of other animals in a major animal welfare operation yesterday.
As part of a multi-agency operation, Tallaght Gardaí with the assistance of the Dog Warden from South Dublin County Council and the DSPCA, have seized a variety of animals following searches of two apartments in Citywest, Co. Dublin, 1st December 2021.
Over the course of the search Gardaí recovered 38 dogs/puppies and other animals which were being kept in inhumane living conditions. Other animals recovered from the premises included cats, parrots, tarantulas, a snake, a scorpion and a millipede.
The animals were removed from the premises and have been taken by the DSPCA for veterinary treatment.
No arrests have been made at this time. This investigation is ongoing.