‘Newsbeat’ meets a man from Phibsboro and his opera singing dogs.

JJ O’Connor talks about of his long love for the canine species and introduces his two German Shepherds Moscow and Gochise. Singing is just one of their many talents. They are not just any old singing dogs they are opera singing dogs.

Encouraged by their owner Moscow and Gochise sing for the cameras accompanied by ‘The Magic Flute’ by Mozart.

This episode of ‘Newsbeat’ was broadcast on 12 March 1971.