Shelter Info

    • Description
    • Ashton Dog Pound provides Dublin city and county dog warden and pound service. Stray dogs will be taken by the dog warden to the dog pound where they must be kept for 5 days.

      TO RECLAIM – If you want to reclaim your dog, you will have to pay the Pound a reclaim fee of €20 plus a charge of €8 bed and board for each night your dog remains in the Pound. If you do not have a current dog licence you will have to buy one also for €20.
      REHOMING – You can get a dog, which is suitable for rehoming, from Ashton Pound for charge of €70
      UNWANTED DOGS – You can bring an unwanted dog to Ashton Pound. The following surrender fees will apply: € 40.00 if the dog is brought up to the pound. € 50.00 if the dog has to be collected.
      DOG IDENTIFICATION – If you don't have an identification tag for your dog you can be fined €30 by the dog warden and if you don't pay the fine you can be prosecuted and receive a fine of up to €1, 270 and / or 3 months imprisonment.

      Please note: From 1st August 2013 dogs from South Dublin County Council will be brought to Ashton Pound.

    • Phone Number
    • +353 (1) 838 3236 / (1) 868 3038

    • Opening Times
    • Mon – Fri: 09:00 – 13:00, 14:00 – 17:00
      Sat – Sun: 10:00 – 12:00