Carlow Kilkenny Dog Shelter has reached maximum capacity

Operators have had to close the shelter with no kennel space left to take in any more animals for now

The local dog shelter is closed.

In a statement on its social media last night the Carlow Kilkenny Dog Shelter says it has reached maximum capacity.

With no kennel space left it cannot taken in any more animals until those already in its care are reclaimed or rehomed.