Entries by Anne Ryder

April 30th – Adopt a Shelter-Pet Day

Petmania appeal to people to consider older animals for adoption Friday (30.04.2021) is ‘Adopt a Shelter-Pet Day’ and Petmania is reminding people that every animal deserves a safe and loving home.  Petmania recommends that people think about adoption first when it comes to choosing a pet and to consider the benefits of adopting an older dog.

Destination summer holiday on your doorstep

Pembroke Kilkenny launches its summer staycation packages Looking for a destination holiday closer to home this summer? To enjoy fantastic food, arts, craft and culture, outdoor adventure or afternoons meandering through medieval streets bustling with boutique shopping, look no further than Kilkenny.

Callan Community Pioneer Climate Action in Kilkenny

How to help achieve Kilkenny’s Climate Action targets 3 Counties Energy Agency (3cea) welcomes Government’s announcement on Tuesday, 23rd March to approve a revised Climate Action Bill which includes specific targets on reducing carbon emissions over the next 30 years. The Climate Action Bill commits to a carbon neutral status for Ireland by end 2050 and halving the amount of […]


Kilkenny All-Star hurler, Eoin Murphy, has joined expanding tech-company Stryve as a Business Development Manager. Eoin will work closely with Stryve’s growing clientele developing new opportunities and managing key accounts for the private cloud and security business based in Co. Carlow.

5 Reasons to Pick up the Poop!

There’s a grand stretch in the evenings and with the lifting if the 5K rule, more freedom to travel throughout the county. With all the exciting new places to sniff out, Petmania is reminding dog owners of the importance of cleaning up dog’s waste.

Alternative Easter Treats for Furry Friends

Did you know that ordinary chocolate is toxic for cats and dogs? With Easter just around the corner Irish-owned pet retailer Petmania is reminding pet-owners to keep chocolate out of reach during the bank holiday weekend and to be vigilant this Easter to ensure that four-legged friends don’t sniff-out chocolatey treats.

Summer flea season spells trouble for pets

 April is flea-prevention month at Petmania Waterford Whilst the sunshine is a welcome reminder that summer is on its way, it brings with it a very unwelcomed guest for pet owners. Fleas are tiny parasites that live in pets’ coats and thrive in Ireland from the month of April to the end of September. With the […]

Pet health tips from Vet Carol Doyle

Pictured Carol Doyle and Una Mulbyrne with dog Lilly Petmania Santry’s Operation TransPAWmation top-tips Carol Doyle BSc VN DVM is a practising Vet who specialised in small animals. She is human companion to cats Nala and Donal, puppy Pheobe and two horse called Indie and Bella. Carol has teamed up with Petmania Santry on its fifth annual […]