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#Animal Cruelty

# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 19 February, 2013

Almost 3,000 live cattle to be exported to Libya tomorrow
# Live Export
# Live Export

Almost 3,000 live cattle to be exported to Libya tomorrow

Feb 19th 2013, 2:09 PM 10,597 Views 177 Comments

Animal rights groups have criticised the export but the department said it enforces a strict system of transport rules.

# animal-cruelty - Monday 11 February, 2013

The 5 at 5: Monday
# 5 At 5
# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Feb 11th 2013, 4:45 PM 5,654 Views 0 Comments

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Animal rights groups condemn 'brutal attack' on fox in Laois
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Animal rights groups condemn 'brutal attack' on fox in Laois

Feb 11th 2013, 2:20 PM 19,832 Views 196 Comments

The fox was found tied to a gate after being shot and skinned.

# animal-cruelty - Sunday 10 February, 2013

Pics: Taylor the puppy settling into his forever home after cruel ordeal
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Pics: Taylor the puppy settling into his forever home after cruel ordeal

Feb 10th 2013, 8:30 AM 15,292 Views 47 Comments

Last month the four month old puppy was found on the outskirts of a housing estate with his throat slashed

# animal-cruelty - Saturday 19 January, 2013

25 puppies surrendered to Dogs Trust in 6 days
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

25 puppies surrendered to Dogs Trust in 6 days

Jan 19th 2013, 11:30 AM 24,840 Views 28 Comments

Some of the puppies were left in bags in a graveyard and along a canal while others arrived with serious burns on their paws from standing in their own urine.

# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Dogs Trust receives record number of surrender calls after Christmas
# Not Just For Christmas
# Not Just For Christmas

Dogs Trust receives record number of surrender calls after Christmas

Jan 8th 2013, 3:57 PM 8,899 Views 35 Comments

The charity currently has 163 dogs and puppies in its care and takes up to 220 surrender calls a week.

# animal-cruelty - Monday 7 January, 2013

Taylor the puppy recovering well after horrific attack
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Taylor the puppy recovering well after horrific attack

Jan 7th 2013, 5:14 PM 18,567 Views 62 Comments

Details of the cruel attack on the three month old pup have become more clear as vets assess his injuries.

# animal-cruelty - Saturday 5 January, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added signs your childhood is over (sorry)
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added signs your childhood is over (sorry)

Jan 5th 2013, 7:53 PM 26,096 Views 4 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Lurcher puppy has throat slashed in brutal attack
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Lurcher puppy has throat slashed in brutal attack

Jan 5th 2013, 3:54 PM 31,788 Views 133 Comments

The puppy, named Taylor by his rescuers, is recovering after a two hour surgery to reconstruct his neck.

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Justin Bieber accused of animal cruelty against his pet hamster
# Hamster
From The Daily Edge
# Hamster

Justin Bieber accused of animal cruelty against his pet hamster

Dec 20th 2012, 4:38 PM 787 Views 1 Comment

He gave the hamster to a screaming fan. Where is the love?

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 22 November, 2012

MEPs vote to close loopholes in shark finning ban
# Sharks
# Sharks

MEPs vote to close loopholes in shark finning ban

Nov 22nd 2012, 6:10 PM 4,879 Views 16 Comments

The passing of this vote means that all sharks caught by EU vessels have to be landed intact.

# animal-cruelty - Friday 19 October, 2012

Puppy Fund for rescued dogs raises over €7,000 in three days
# Puppies
# Puppies

Puppy Fund for rescued dogs raises over €7,000 in three days

Oct 19th 2012, 6:45 AM 6,848 Views 21 Comments

The DSPCA has set a €10k target in order to care for 96 puppies recently rescued.

# animal-cruelty - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Some seized puppies 'only six weeks old', says DSPCA

Oct 13th 2012, 6:49 PM 9,373 Views 18 Comments

The second litter of puppies, seized at Dublin Port on Thursday evening, are mostly aged between eight and ten weeks.

# animal-cruelty - Friday 12 October, 2012

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure
# ANIMAL RESCUE
# ANIMAL RESCUE

56 puppies rescued in second dog trafficking seizure

Oct 12th 2012, 7:32 PM 24,732 Views 73 Comments

One man was arrested but has been released since.

# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Rescued puppies will need homes...potential owners asked to register
# ANIMAL RESCUE
# ANIMAL RESCUE

Rescued puppies will need homes...potential owners asked to register

Oct 10th 2012, 12:34 PM 28,492 Views 49 Comments

The dogs are not available for adoption just yet as they are still evidence in the animal cruelty case.

# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Eight in Belfast court over 204 animal cruelty charges
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Eight in Belfast court over 204 animal cruelty charges

Aug 1st 2012, 12:39 PM 2,520 Views 11 Comments

The charges relate to an investigation which culminated in property searches across Belfast last year.

# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Spain: Four hurt at Pamplona's running of the bulls
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

Spain: Four hurt at Pamplona's running of the bulls

Jul 10th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,969 Views 25 Comments

A further four people have been injured in this year’s San Fermin festival in Pamplona.

# animal-cruelty - Monday 30 April, 2012

Three in court over badger baiting
# Badgers
# Badgers

Three in court over badger baiting

Apr 30th 2012, 1:01 PM 5,701 Views 37 Comments

The bloodsport is illegal in the UK and Ireland, but what is it? And who does it?

# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Anjelica Huston calls on Minister Simon Coveney to ban fur farming in Ireland
# Fur
# Fur

Anjelica Huston calls on Minister Simon Coveney to ban fur farming in Ireland

Apr 25th 2012, 7:05 PM 3,462 Views 52 Comments

The award-winning actress, who spent much of her childhood in Ireland, has appealed to the Government to honour its commitment to ban fur farming in the upcoming Animal Health and Welfare Bill.

# animal-cruelty - Friday 20 April, 2012

ISPCA rescue abandoned horse in north Cork
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

ISPCA rescue abandoned horse in north Cork

Apr 20th 2012, 2:57 PM 5,065 Views 24 Comments

TJ is now recovering at an equine centre with the support of the ISPCA staff.

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 22 March, 2012

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney)
# Jailbird Celebs
From The Daily Edge
# Jailbird Celebs

6 political activist celebrities (other than George Clooney)

Mar 22nd 2012, 11:26 PM 1,490 Views 0 Comments

These temporary jailbirds put their star power behind issues from the Vietnam War to nuclear power.

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Poll: Should hare coursing be banned?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should hare coursing be banned?

Mar 15th 2012, 10:28 AM 18,677 Views 268 Comments

Anti-hunting activists have hit out at the Government for exempting hare coursing from animal cruelty laws. So what do you think?

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Two seals found shot at Tramore beach
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two seals found shot at Tramore beach

Feb 23rd 2012, 3:37 PM 8,909 Views 90 Comments

The dying seals were found at the Waterford beach in the past two days.

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Man banned from owning dogs after his puppy got drunk
# Dog's Life
# Dog's Life

Man banned from owning dogs after his puppy got drunk

Jan 5th 2012, 8:49 AM 5,595 Views 19 Comments

Matthew Cox’s six-month-old Labrador puppy was seen staggering and falling near his home, a court heard.

# animal-cruelty - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Column: It’s time to take the turkey off the Christmas table
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: It’s time to take the turkey off the Christmas table

Dec 18th 2011, 8:42 AM 41 Views 60 Comments

The modern turkey is an unfortunate abomination, reduced by genetic selection to a sedentary, corpulent creature that cannot naturally reproduce.

# animal-cruelty - Friday 16 December, 2011

Two dogs stolen from animal sanctuary found - but three still missing
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Two dogs stolen from animal sanctuary found - but three still missing

Dec 16th 2011, 12:36 PM 2,935 Views 15 Comments

The husky and hairy lurcher were taken by thieves alongside two terriers and a patterdale on Saturday 10 December, during a break-in at Galway SPCA’s Heathlawn Animal Sanctuary.

# animal-cruelty - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Woman who killed cat in microwave jailed for 168 days
# Animal Cruelty
From The Daily Edge
# Animal Cruelty

Woman who killed cat in microwave jailed for 168 days

Dec 14th 2011, 7:24 PM 7,117 Views 48 Comments

Gina Robins, a 31-year-old English woman, showed little remorse over the incident.

# animal-cruelty - Monday 12 December, 2011

Thieves break into Galway animal shelter to steal dogs
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Thieves break into Galway animal shelter to steal dogs

Dec 12th 2011, 1:50 PM 5,162 Views 23 Comments

Galway SPCA shelter at Heathlawn has supplies ransacked and five dogs stolen – some of whom were recovering from surgery.

# animal-cruelty - Saturday 19 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nov 19th 2011, 9:00 AM 5,421 Views 8 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

Mc Donald’s drops US egg supplier over cruelty charges after shocking video
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Mc Donald’s drops US egg supplier over cruelty charges after shocking video

Nov 19th 2011, 7:56 AM 5,183 Views 32 Comments

A Minnesota-based egg supplier has been dropped by the fast food giant after an animal rights group filmed an undercover video or practices in farms across three states.

# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

Aug 23rd 2011, 4:40 PM 894 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Warning to pet owners after cat is decapitated
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Warning to pet owners after cat is decapitated

Aug 23rd 2011, 3:03 PM 2,650 Views 25 Comments

The cat’s body was found in the garden of a house in Galway on Sunday morning. Galway SPCA says its head has not yet been recovered.

# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Animal rescue service under pressure as more pets are abandoned
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

Animal rescue service under pressure as more pets are abandoned

May 31st 2011, 3:55 PM 1,381 Views 2 Comments

The Dublin SPCA says it is now rescuing twice as many animals as in 2007 – and blames the economic downturn for the shocking rise in demand.

# animal-cruelty - Saturday 5 February, 2011

Parasailing donkey dies from heart attack
# Animal Cruelty
From The Daily Edge
# Animal Cruelty

Parasailing donkey dies from heart attack

Feb 5th 2011, 12:18 PM 2,256 Views 0 Comments

Donkey which drew attention from animal rights activists around the world has died as a result of the trauma she experienced during promotional stunt, according to vet.

# animal-cruelty - Thursday 27 January, 2011

Investigation launched after frozen dog left on lawn
# Canada
# Canada

Investigation launched after frozen dog left on lawn

Jan 27th 2011, 5:33 PM 1,617 Views 0 Comments

Animal cruelty prevention activists in Canada are investigating after discovery of dog encased in ice.

# animal-cruelty - Tuesday 19 October, 2010

'Cat bin' woman fined £250
# Cat Bin Lady
# Cat Bin Lady

'Cat bin' woman fined £250

Oct 19th 2010, 11:37 AM 81 Views 0 Comments

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