Dog owners bite back at council
Thursday, 28 August 2008
NORTHSIDE dog owners living in Dublin City Council homes will take to the streets in the coming weeks to voice their opposition to the clampdown on dog ownership.
The protest will take place on September 4 outside the council's head...
Councillor Wants Dublin Dogs Ban In Wales
Following the ill-conceived and illegal ban on so-called dangerous dog breeds owned by council house residents in Dublin, it was perhaps only a matter before a politician on the UK mainland would call for a similar ban..
This dubious honour goes to...
Dog activists muzzle council breeds ban plan
By Anne-Marie Walsh
Tuesday July 24 2007
THE implementation of a ban on 11 dog breeds in Dublin City Council homes has been stalled.
After strong opposition from dog owners and activists, the council has begun talks on its tenants' right to appeal...
Attack on teenager prompts dangerous dogs plea
30/01/2007 - 18:30:15
A clampdown on dog control laws was urged tonight after a young girl was mauled by a pit bull terrier while playing with her friends.
The 13-year-old victim, Louise Kelly, was left needing surgery after her horrific ordeal at...