Media Centre


We aim to offer the very best information and stories about Dogs Trust, our dogs and all dog related issues. We focus on raising the profile of dogs, promoting dog welfare and responsible dog ownership.

Here you'll find easily downloadable versions of our press releases and video news releases, copies of all our policy statements and information about our organisation.


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Kathrina Bentley

Head of Marketing and Campaigns

Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00
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Latest News

Where would you be without your best friend?

As part of National Chipping Month 2014, Dogs Trust have launched their own campaign called "Where would you be without your best friend?" to raise awareness of how important it is to have your dog microchipped, but also to have your correct details registered to make sure you are reunited with your dog should they become lost.

10 September 2014

The Dogmobile is coming back to Maxi Zoo stores!

After a super successful visit to Maxi Zoo stores last September, our "Dogmobile" rehoming unit is returning again this year to make four guest appearances at Maxi Zoo stores!

05 September 2014

National Chipping Month 2014

Dogs Trust is delighted to be taking part in National Chipping Month again this year, which runs for the month of September! We will be offering free microchipping through participating vets around Ireland as well as through free clinics at our centre and at UCD Veterinary Hospital!

28 August 2014

PR14 A New Dawn for the Education Team

Dogs Trust, Ireland’s largest dog welfare charity, has announced a new addition to their Education Team, Dawn Kavanagh. Dawn will visit primary and Montessori schools, along with community groups in Clare, Galway, South Roscommon and South Mayo offering free, curriculum-linked workshops teaching children about Responsible Dog ownership and safety around dogs in a fun and interactive way.

26 August 2014