The Kilkenny SPCA is the oldest animal rescue and welfare society in County Kilkenny. Set up to promote the welfare of all animals - both domestic and wild - it was originally founded in 1882 by the Marquess of Ormonde. The first meeting took place in Kilkenny Castle on the 25th of April 1882. It became a registered charity in 1937.
Our aim is to improve the welfare of all animals, domestic and wild, through:
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The Kilkenny SPCA is a voluntary organisation, funded by donations only. If you wish to make a contribution please check our Help section.