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Hares Continuing to Suffer in Ireland's Cruel Coursing: Latest Evidence
Animals  (tags: cruelty, ireland, wildlife, hare, coursing, animal, abuse )

Irish Cou
- 19 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
- 82 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
- 130 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
- 164 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
- 172 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
- 180 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
- 184 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
- 186 days ago -
Irish tea company, IBarry's Tea, is being urged to show compassion and end its sponsorship of the cruel greyhound industry.
Urge Ladies Football Club to Scrap Greyhound Track Fundraiser
Animals  (tags: greyhound, galway, ireland, football, racing, cruelty, killing )

Irish Cou
- 214 days ago -
Galway Ladies Gaelic Football Club is being urged to show compassion for dogs and scrap an upcoming fundraiser at a greyhound track. it is inappropriate to expose youngsters to a gambling venue and to an industry which involves animal cruelty + killing.
FunDays.Ie Urged to Stop Promoting Greyhound Racing as Kid-Friendly Activity
Animals  (tags: greyhound, racing, ireland,, gambling, children, cruelty )

Irish Cou
- 299 days ago -
The website which provides parents and teachers with "ideas on where to have fun in Ireland" has been urged to stop promoting greyhound racing as a child-friendly activity.
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