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Ask Ashford Castle's Owners to Keep Foxhunters Out
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Irish Cou
- 9 days ago -
Ashford Castle in Mayo Ireland has welcomed a hunt on to its grounds. The Castle general manager "entertained the visitors to mulled wine" before they set off to terrorise foxes. One unfortunate fox was chased through the woods and down to the lake shore.
Please Ask These Companies to Stop Selling Bullfight Tickets
Animals  (tags: bullfighting, bull, bullfight, cruelty, tickets, companies, spain, ticketmaster, carrefour, el cortes ingles, sadness, suffering, abuse, animals, killing, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty )

Irish Cou
- 46 days ago -
Companies helping to keep Spain's blood-stained bullrings in business by selling bullfight tickets are being urged to stop. Ticketmaster, supermarket chain Carrefour and department store group El Corte Ingles are being asked to stop profiting from cruelty
JWT: Stop Encouraging Tourists to Watch Bullfighting
Animals  (tags: bull, bullfight, bullfighting, jwt, joe walsh tours, holiday, cruelty, animal, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cruelty )

Irish Cou
- 52 days ago -
Irish travel company, Joe Walsh Tours, is being urged to stop encouraging holidaymakers to visit a bullfight. A post on the JWT Facebook page states: "Watch bullfighting in Madrid" alongside an image of a bull being taunted in a bullring.
Stop Cruel Hare Coursing in Millstreet Town Park
Animals  (tags: hare, coursing, cruelty, millstreet, cork, greyhound, dog, petition, animalcruelty, abuse, dogs, suffering, wildlife, ireland )

Irish Cou
- 75 days ago -
Hare coursing is one of Ireland's worst forms of cruelty to animals. Hares are snatched from the wild and used as live bait for dogs to chase. Allowing this activity in Millstreet Town Park damages the town's image and undermines its tourism potential
Tell Forestry Board to Stop Allowing Hunters Into Galway Wood
Animals  (tags: animal, fox, myode wood, craughwell, galway, coillte, forestry, forest, wood, cruelty, hunter, hunt, hunting, ireland, bloodsport, icabs )

Irish Cou
- 160 days ago -
Irish Forestry Board, Coillte, is being urged to stop allowing hunters into Moyode Wood in Galway.where they persecute and kill defenceless foxes.
Petition for a Ban on Ireland's Cruel Hare Coursing
Animals  (tags: ireland, cruelty, hare, coursing, greyhound, petition )

Irish Cou
- 165 days ago -
The fate of thousands of hares lies in the hands of one politician - Arts and Heritage Minister Heather Humphreys. Please sign and share our petition which calls on Minister Humphreys to refuse a licence for another season of cruel coursing.
Heather Humphreys - Halt the Hare Horror
Animals  (tags: hare, coursing, cruelty, bloodsport, ireland, greyhound )

Irish Cou
- 177 days ago -
Please join us in urging Minister Heather Humphreys to save Irish hares from coursing cruelty by refusing to grant a licence for the shameful activity. Opposed by most Irish people, coursing involves using hares as live lures for greyhounds to chase.
Demand a Ban on Ireland's Cruel Fur Farming
Animals  (tags: animal, cruelty, fur, farm, cage, mink, animalcruelty, animals, suffering, cruelty )

Irish Cou
- 214 days ago -
Please join calls on Ireland's Agriculture Minister to scrap a proposed code of practice for fur farmers and instead ban the shameful industry which sees animals cruelly caged and gassed to death.
Ask Ticketmaster to Stop Selling Bullfight Tickets
Animals  (tags: bullfight, bull, cruelty, cruel, bullring, ticketmaster, petitionanimalcruelty, animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty )

Irish Cou
- 228 days ago -
Ticketmaster's selling of bullfight tickets is helping to keep the blood-drenched bullrings in business. Please sign our petition which calls on the company to show compassion and stop selling bullfight tickets.
Ask Irish Priest to Stop Foxhunt Blessings
Animals  (tags: fox, hunt, priest, clergy, ireland, blessing, nicholas flavin, kilmagonny, hunting, wildlife, dogs )

Irish Cou
- 229 days ago -
Please join us in calling on Kilkenny priest Fr Nicholas Flavin to stop foxhunt blessings. Fr Flavin was photographed sprinkling holy water on hunters and hounds on the grounds of St Eoghan's Church in Kilmoganny, Ireland.
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