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"What You're Doing Is Morally Reprehensible": Foxhunters Confronted   video
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, dogs, cruelty, death, suffering, wildlife, fox, foxhunting, ireland )

Irish Cou
- 5 hours ago -
Fox hunters setting out for a day's bloodsport were confronted in Wexford on 18 Nov. As they departed the village of Blackwater with a pack of hounds to terrorise & kill foxes, one local resident made her voice heard to condemn their "shocking behaviour".
Hares Continuing to Suffer Severe Maulings in Ireland's Cruel Coursing   video
Animals  (tags: hare, coursing, cruelty, ireland, bloodsport, dog, greyhound, ban, maul, terrorisecruelty, dogs, animals, animalrights, abuse, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, suffering )

Irish Cou
- 1 day ago -
Hares suffered severe maulings at a coursing meeting in Limerick, Ireland on Sunday 19 November. New shocking video evidence shows hares being terrorised, struck multiple times and mauled into the ground by the muzzled dogs.
Hares Continuing to Suffer in Ireland's Cruel Coursing: Latest Evidence
Animals  (tags: cruelty, ireland, wildlife, hare, coursing, animal, abuse )

Irish Cou
- 22 days ago -
The video Ireland's cruel hare coursers don't want you to see. Our footage was filmed before we came under attack from a balaclava-clad courser thug who roared "give me that f***ing camera". The video captures the awful plight of hares used in coursing.
Wind Turbine Group Urged to Cancel Greyhound Track Fundraiser
Animals  (tags: dogs, cruelty, killing, wind turbine )

Irish Cou
- 85 days ago -
Join us in urging the North Kerry Wind Turbine Awareness Group to cancel a greyhound track fundraiser scheduled for next month. Such fundraisers directly support the cruel greyhound industry in which dogs are injured, mutilated, drugged, dumped and killed
Deplorable Conditions for Irish Greyhounds Exported to Pakistan   video
Animals  (tags: greyhound, dog, ireland, pakistan, cruelty, export )

Irish Cou
- 133 days ago -
Video footage has emerged which confirms the deplorable conditions which Irish greyhounds are forced to endure when exported to Pakistan. In the disturbing video, greyhounds can be seen confined in dirty, underground cages.
Urge Hospital Social Club to Cancel Greyhound Track Trip
Animals  (tags: greyhound, ireland, tullamore, hospital )

Irish Cou
- 168 days ago -
The social club of the Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore (Ireland) is being urged to cancel an outing to a greyhound track this weekend.
Mid Ireland Tourism Urged to Stop Promoting Greyhound Racing and Hunting
Animals  (tags: greyhound, hunting, tourism, ireland, cruelty, animal, wildlife, dog, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, dogs, protection, wildlife )

Irish Cou
- 175 days ago -
Mid Ireland Tourism is being urged to stop promoting greyhound racing and hunting as tourist activities. The tourism body is describing dog racing as "a night out that has everything" and in its 2017 guide says hunting can be arranged.
Irish Greyhounds Chained By Neck to Grotesque Rotating Device
Animals  (tags: greyhound, ireland, dog, chain )

Irish Cou
- 183 days ago -
There are fresh concerns about the treatment of dogs in the Irish greyhound industry after the emergence of a disturbing video showing around 20 greyhounds chained to a rotating device which forces them to repeatedly walk around in circles.
Nazareth House Urged to Stop Fundraising at Greyhound Track
Animals  (tags: greyhound, nazareth house, compassion, dogs, ireland, mallow, cork )

Irish Cou
- 187 days ago -
The Sisters of Nazareth who list "Compassion" as a core value are being urged to extend their compassion to animals and stop fundraising at a greyhound track.
Barry's Tea Urged to Stop Sponsoring Cruel Greyhound Industry
Animals  (tags: greyhound )

Irish Cou
- 189 days ago -
Irish tea company, IBarry's Tea, is being urged to show compassion and end its sponsorship of the cruel greyhound industry.
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