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Irish Golf Club Sends "Best Wishes" to Hare Coursers
Animals  (tags: coursing, hare, greyhound, dog, cruelty, delvin, westmeath, ireland, wildlife )

Irish Cou
- 7 days ago -
Shame on Delvin Castle Golf Club in Westmeath, Ireland for conveying best wishes to a hare coursing club. The golf club has disregarded the cruelty of hare coursing - at this meeting, dozens of hares were used as live lures for greyhounds to chase.
Donedeal Urged to Reject Hunting Dogs Advert
Animals  (tags: beagle, beagling, hunt, hunting, ireland, donedeal )

Irish Cou
- 102 days ago -
Please join us in urging classified ads company, DoneDeal, to show compassion for Irish wildlife and reject an advert for a pack of hunting hounds.
Irish Government: Stop Funding Cruel Greyhound Racing Industry
Animals  (tags: greyhound, racing, ireland, grant, funding, cruel, blooding, coursing )

Irish Cou
- 143 days ago -
Please sign our petition calling on the Irish Government to stop funding the cruel greyhound racing industry. which received 14.8 million euro of taxpayers' cash in the latest budget, while other desperately needy sectors of Irish society saw grants cut.
Lufthansa: Stop Transporting Irish Greyhounds to China
Animals  (tags: ireland, china, canidrome, cruelty, dog, greyhound, racing, petition, macau )

Irish Cou
- 168 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
- 188 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
- 229 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
- 284 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
- 284 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
- 291 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.
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