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Urge Order of Malta to Stay Away From Cruel Hare Coursing
Animals  (tags: cruelty, hare, coursing, order of the mayor )

Irish Cou
- 22 days ago -
Irish voluntary first-aid organisation, Order of Malta, is being urged to show compassion for Irish wildlife and end its association with a coursing meeting where hares are used as live bait for dogs.
Ask About.Com to Stop Publicising Cruel Bullfighting Events
Animals  (tags: suffering, bull, bullfight,, cruelty, spain, animal, horse, cruelty, kill, torture, abuse, AnimalCruelty, cruelty, animalrights, animalcruelty )

Irish Cou
- 46 days ago - is being asked to stop publicizing bullfighting and providing links to sites selling bullfighting tickets. An travel writer declares: "I recommend heading for the bullring as soon as you arrive in the city to secure your tickets."
Ask Easons to Act Against Graphic Hunting Magazines
Animals  (tags: eason, hunt, hunting, magazine, graphic, violence, animals, top shelf )

Irish Cou
- 53 days ago -
Easons is being urged to stop displaying hunting magazines on the bottom shelves of its stores and to ensure that they are not sold to under 18s.
Urge Ireland's Sinn Fein Party to Support a Ban on Cruel Hare Coursing
Animals  (tags: sinn fein, coursing, hare, cruelty, cruel, bloodsport, wildlife, greyhound, dog, irish, ireland, politics )

Irish Cou
- 88 days ago -
Despite the suffering, injury and death caused to Irish hares in coursing, the Sinn Fein party's current policy is that they "oppose an outright ban". Sign and share our petition and urge the party to change its stance and back a ban on this bloodsport
Ask Loreto College School to Reject Cruel Foxhunt's Fundraiser
Animals  (tags: loreto, college, mullingar, westmeath, ireland, foxhunt, charity, ride, fundraiser, foxhunting, cruel )

Irish Cou
- 88 days ago -
The Irish Council Against Blood Sports is appealing to Loreto College secondary school in Mullingar, to reject a charity ride fundraiser organised by Westmeath Foxhounds, a cruel hunt involved in terrorizing and killing Irish wildlife.
Free the Powerstown Park Hares
Animals  (tags: )

Irish Cou
- 116 days ago -
Dozens of hares have been snatched from the Irish countryside and will be forced to run for their lives from greyhounds at a rescheduled coursing meeting on Sunday 8th February. Please sign and share our petition and help free the hares.
Ask Ashford Castle's Owners to Keep Foxhunters Out
Animals  (tags: )

Irish Cou
- 127 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
- 164 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
- 170 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.
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