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# breeding - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Stolen to breed: Criminals stealing thoroughbred dogs 'to make quick cash' by breeding them

Gardaí are aware of an increase in the number of dog thefts.

# breeding - Monday 9 March, 2020

From The42 The Powers and the glory: Robbie and father Con on winning, life and more Breeding

The Powers and the glory: Robbie and father Con on winning, life and more

At home with two of the world’s real competitiors ahead of this year’s Cheltenham Festival.

# breeding - Thursday 27 December, 2018

New rules around kennel sizes among dog breeding guidelines set to come into effect from 2019

The guidelines are an updated version of similar rules which came into effect in 2012.

# breeding - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Vets say new dog breeding guidelines need to improve standards

Submissions received during a public consultation process differ on “a significant number of issues”.

# breeding - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Row over chihuahua breeding led to man being killed with hatchet in Navan, court hears

Christopher Nevin was killed in November of 2015.

# breeding - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

SeaWorld sues California so it can keep breeding killer whales

The California Commission has give permission for a new tank to be built but stipulated a ban on breeding would be introduced to the park.

# breeding - Monday 18 May, 2015

A prize bull has 'broken' his penis after an overly-enthusiastic amorous encounter

It doesn’t bear thinking about…

# breeding - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Horses that may have entered the food chain are now being abandoned and dying - ISPCA

The society say that horses which may illegally have found their way into the food chain before are now being left to fend for themselves.

# breeding - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Dublin puppy farm closed by DSPCA

Following a month long investigation into the puppy farm, nine adult dogs were taken into care by the animal welfare charity.

# breeding - Sunday 1 September, 2013

Zoos rethink role as matchmaker for endangered species

Genetic databases, ultrasounds and frozen sperm – expensive, complicated… and it doesn’t always work.

# breeding - Friday 19 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo Rawr

Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo

He’s the pride (ho ho!) of Dubin Zoo…

# breeding - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

From The42 Black Caviar, one of the world's greatest racehorses, has retired Horse Racing

Black Caviar, one of the world's greatest racehorses, has retired

Are Black Caviar’s owners going to try to breed a superhorse with Frankel now?

# breeding - Monday 18 March, 2013

Demand for exotic pets pushes species to brink

For every endangered animal in a pet shop or home – ten others could have died during capture or transportation.

# breeding - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

DNA test to help identify superhorses

A genetic variant that influences gait in horses is potentially good news for breeders – but also for those researching a way to fix human spine injuries.

# breeding - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Unexpected CSO Release of the Day

Did you know there are 1,570,600 pigs in Ireland? You do sow, sorry, now.

# breeding - Friday 11 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge More new arrivals at Dublin Zoo...this time it's two Asian lion cubs Cuteness This post contains images

# breeding - Monday 30 April, 2012

White-tailed Eagles make Clare their new nest after 100-year wait

The pair is nesting in Mountshannon, in what has been described as a “momentous occasion” by the Golden Eagle Trust.

# breeding - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China

But the tips won’t come cheap.

# breeding - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

# breeding - Thursday 24 February, 2011

From The42 Zenyatta goes for a roll in the hay Love Bug

Zenyatta goes for a roll in the hay

There’s another young champion on the way as the 2010 Horse of the Year was bred for the first time yesterday.