15 puppies discovered during search of van at Dublin Port

The dogs did not have the relevant papers

15 puppies discovered during search of van at Dublin Port

Image: Facebook/An Garda Síochána

Fifteen young pups have been seized at Dublin Port.

The discovery was made at a garda checkpoint by members from the Commercial Vehicle Unit yesterday.

Image: Facebook/An Garda Síochána

A van at the port was stopped and searched.

The puppies were found on board the vehicle, which was about to board a ship to England.

Image: Facebook/An Garda Síochána

An Garda Síochána say the dogs did not have the relevant papers to travel.

They have now been given to the DSPCA.