Gardaí investigating alleged animal cruelty and neglect at a farm in Co. Carlow arrested a male and two females during an operation on the morning of the 27th July.
All three, who are aged in their 40s, were detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Carlow Garda Station. They were released without charge on the afternoon of the 27th, and a file will be prepared for the DPP.
The investigation commenced in April of this year when 351 dogs and 11 horses were removed from a farm in Co. Carlow during an 11 day joint operation involving An Garda Síochána, Carlow County Council and the ISPCA.
Investigations are continuing. (Source An Garda Síochána , Pics Gardai and ISPCA)