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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 16°C

# live export

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# Animal Welfare
Poll: Should the government put an end to live exports?
It has been argued that live export is a “pitiless trade” that harms animals.
Opinion: We must stop sending Irish animals to Libya where they face a cruel death
Terrified bulls are often strung up by a hind leg while fully conscious, before having their throats slashed at repeatedly until they bleed to death, writes Caroline Rowley
# live export
Almost 3,000 live cattle to be exported to Libya tomorrow
Animal rights groups have criticised the export but the department said it enforces a strict system of transport rules.