Animals in Need Donegal preparing for increase in demand of services

Animals in Need Donegal say they are bracing themselves for an increase in demand for their service.

Due to Covid-19 restrictions a number of veterinary services were temporarily suspended including neutering which its feared will lead to an increase in the number of unwanted animals.

On Friday, four kittens were found abandoned in a cardboard box in Castlefinn while the ISPCA launched an appeal for information after three puppies were discovered in a plastic bag dangling over a river near Drumkeen on Wednesday night last.

Geeta McMullan, Director and Cattery Manager with Animals in Need, Donegal says animal owners have to take responsibility: