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Brock - Foxhound x- 3 Years- Female Brock is girl for pulling face and giving you sad eyes. She is a large dog with a box of tricks. Gives the paw and sits on command




Primrose - Terrier x- 3 years- Female Primrose is a tri coloured terrier and has fitted straight in with the rest of the dogs here in the shelter. She is a stumpy girl that like her food...


Educational talk and tour


Students from Avondale Community College will be joining us next Wednesday 15th January for an educational talk and tour. Other schools and colleges interested in visiting us please phone the office to book a date. We look forward to hearing from you.

Educational talk and tour2020-01-10T13:01:07+00:00

Advisory Clinic – Wednesday 22nd January


    Wicklow SPCA will be running four advisory clinics throughout the year. Staff from Avondale Veterinary Clinic will be joining us to share their considerable depth of knowledge. Our first clinic will be on Wed evening the 22nd Jan from 7pm until 8pm. Staff from Avondale Vets will speak on the benefits of neutering your pets, vaccinations, general care and other good animal welfare practices. This will be followed by a questions and answers session and of course a cuppa & biscuit. We propose to host our second clinic in April/ May and deal with legal requirements for pet owners. [...]

Advisory Clinic – Wednesday 22nd January2020-01-10T12:34:19+00:00



Carly - Greyhound x- 3 years- Female Our Carly is a bit of  lonely and has the most sorrowful eyes that demand your attention. She likes company and will lie beside you for snuggles.


Innis – Chosen


Innis - Collie - 4 yrs- Female Innis is a medium size dog and greets everyone with a smile. She has loads of energy and loves to play ball

Innis – Chosen2020-01-18T11:40:10+00:00

Fat Tony


Fat Tony - Staffordshire terrier x - 5 years- Male Fat Tony is a loving type of guy. He either loves you or you will love him. Very friendly and loves to go for his daily walks.

Fat Tony2019-12-16T14:20:23+00:00

Development stage 1 – 2019


  Over the last number of years we have endeavoured to keep our premises up to date with the requirement to run an efficient and effective animal shelter. Since 2016 we have opened an isolation unit for dogs , a mother and kitten unit for cats and a fully secure dog park. 11/11/2019 saw the start of phase 1 of the overall site development. We cannot thank everyone enough for their support down through the years and the project team who have set the wheels in motion for our biggest undertaking yet. We will leave no stone unturned to have these [...]

Development stage 1 – 20192019-11-21T12:49:43+00:00



WSPCA is now an approved Petbond Rescue Centre Petbond was founded and is managed by Veterinary Surgeon - Dr. Tim Kirby. Tim has one outlook – to improve animal welfare, by changing the ways in which we source new pets. Petbond is Ireland’s most safe & trusted online platform where anyone can source a happy & healthy pet. With peace of mind, you can safely choose from any of their PetBond approved breeder or rescue centre options. Petbond only works with safe, ethical and trusted breeders whom they individually know and have certified as Petbond approved breeders. They also support registered animal rescue centres [...]