Lost and found dogs
If you have lost your dog or found a dog, please contact the dog pound:
ISPCA/Wicklow County Council Dog Pound
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE BELOW LANDLINE IS CURRENTLY OUT OF ORDER (09/05/2022 - 14/05/2022) - DURING THE OUTAGE THE POUND CAN BE CONTACTED ON 087-3741708 DURING OPENING HOURS (11am-12.30pm).
Phone: (0404) 44873 - SEE ABOVE NOTE
Phones will be manned during opening hours. There is an answer machine outside these hours.
Contact the dog wardens at:
Phone: 086 3846430 or 086 2771695
|The dog pound is open six days a week:
|Monday - Friday:
||11am - 12.30pm
||10am - 12 noon
Directions to Wicklow County Council Pound:
Travelling Northbound on N11 from Arklow direction, take left turn opposite Beehive Pub. Take the third right turn on this road. Pound is on the right hand side of the road with a sign for “Sharpeshill” at gate.
Dogs for rehoming
Please contact the pound directly if you wish to rehome a dog. Dogs for rehoming are also available on the ISPCA's website.
Find statistical information for all dog pounds in Ireland
Wicklow County Dog Pound Statistics 2015 & 2016
Stray and surrender dogs
Under the Control of Dogs Act 1986, stray dogs are recorded in the public register of Stray Dogs. However, surrendered dogs details are not required to be maintained in the public register.
Dog breeding establishments
If you keep more than six female dogs you may need to register your premises with Wicklow County Council.