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Lufthansa: Stop Transporting Irish Greyhounds to China
Animals  (tags: ireland, china, canidrome, cruelty, dog, greyhound, racing, petition, macau )

Irish Cou
- 21 days ago -
Please sign our new petition urging Lufthansa to stop transporting Irish greyhounds to a certain death at the world's deadliest racing track in Macau, China. Every year, hundreds of dogs are injured and killed at the infamous Canidrome track.
Stop Export of Irish Greyhounds to China
Animals  (tags: china, ireland, dog, greyhound, racing, cruelty, macau )

Irish Cou
- 41 days ago -
The Sunday Times has revealed that Irish greyhounds are being exported to race at the Canidrome race track in Macau, China (described by Grey2K as "the worldâEUR(TM)s deadliest dog track"). Please S+S petition
Tell Dept of Social Protection to Scrap Foxhunting Internship
Animals  (tags: foxhunt, cruelty, ireland, social protection, animal protection, fox, wildlife )

Irish Cou
- 82 days ago -
Given the appalling and barbaric cruelty involved in foxhunting, it is entirely unacceptable that Ireland's Department of Social Protection is facilitating and subsidising a foxhunting internship.
Order of Malta - Stop Attending Animal Cruelty Festival
Animals  (tags: order of malta, cruelty, animal, coursing, hare, ireland )

Irish Cou
- 137 days ago -
Please help us get 1,000 signatures for our new petition aimed at persuading the Order of Malta to show compassion for wildlife and stop attending an animal cruelty festival in Tipperary, Ireland.
Tell Irish Army to Stop Supporting Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: irish army, defence forces, ireland, animal cruelty, fox, hunt, foxhunt, barbarism, curragh )

Irish Cou
- 137 days ago -
The Irish Council Against Blood Sports is outraged that the Irish Army hosted a foxhunt at their Curragh Camp HQ. According to a report in the Irish Field, army officers also took part in the shameful hunt which saw foxes running for their lives.
Tell Dublin Photo Agency to STOP Profiting From Animal Cruelty Images
Animals  (tags: hare, coursing, ireland, cruelty, dog, greyhound, bloodsport )

Irish Cou
- 144 days ago -
The Irish Council Against Blood Sports has expressed disgust to Dublin-based photo agency, Sportsfile, which is profiting from images of hares running for their lives during cruel coursing.
Stop Irish Clergy Involvement in Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: cruelty, clergy, ireland, hare coursing, animal, wildlife, bishops )

Irish Cou
- 167 days ago -
A priest has a greyhound competing in Ireland's cruel hare coursing this week. In coursing, hares run for their lives from the unleashed dogs. Join calls on the Irish Bishops Conference to end clergy involvement in activities involving animal cruelty.
Urge St Vincents Hospital to Reject Foxhunting Fundraiser
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, dogs, wildlife, fox hunt, harriers, killinick, st vincent's hospital, blood sport, bloodsport )

Irish Cou
- 172 days ago -
The Irish Council Against Blood Sports is urging St VincentâEUR(TM)s Hospital Dublin to reject the blood money proceeds of a fundraiser foxhunt. The event, described as âEURoean exciting day's hunting", will involve a pack of hounds terrorising wildlife
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