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#Puck Fair

# puck-fair - Tuesday 16 August, 2022

Department of Agriculture to review Puck Fair goat situation after receiving 175 queries
# King Puck
# King Puck

Department of Agriculture to review Puck Fair goat situation after receiving 175 queries

Tue 5:48 PM 30,003 Views 61 Comments

The department received the contacts to the Animal Welfare Helpline last week.

# puck-fair - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Department of Agriculture says it is 'aware' of recent Puck Fair animal welfare controversy
# Killorglin
# Killorglin

Department of Agriculture says it is 'aware' of recent Puck Fair animal welfare controversy

Updated Aug 11th 2022, 9:45 AM 29,683 Views 47 Comments

The three-day festival began yesterday in Co Kerry.

# puck-fair - Wednesday 10 August, 2022

Poll: Have you ever been to the Puck Fair?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever been to the Puck Fair?

Aug 10th 2022, 8:22 AM 31,360 Views 80 Comments

Ireland’s oldest festival begins today.

# puck-fair - Sunday 13 August, 2017

The legends behind the Kerry festival that crowns a goat every year
# Puck Fair
# Puck Fair

The legends behind the Kerry festival that crowns a goat every year

Aug 13th 2017, 10:00 AM 19,287 Views 51 Comments

What’s with the royal goat?

# puck-fair - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Scaled-down protest at Puck Fair after alleged threatening calls to activists
# Animal Safety
# Animal Safety

Scaled-down protest at Puck Fair after alleged threatening calls to activists

Aug 10th 2016, 1:40 PM 18,564 Views 67 Comments

ARAN wants the goat removed from the festival and has appealed to the “common decency” of festival-goers.

# puck-fair - Thursday 28 July, 2016

This Kerry GAA club's puck fair draw poses the ultimate dilemma
# Heifer Cruise
From The Daily Edge
# Heifer Cruise

This Kerry GAA club's puck fair draw poses the ultimate dilemma

Jul 28th 2016, 9:10 AM 3,739 Views 2 Comments

Superb choice.

# puck-fair - Thursday 13 August, 2015

One punter lost a rather unusual item at the Puck Fair the other day
# Gnashers
From The Daily Edge
# Gnashers

One punter lost a rather unusual item at the Puck Fair the other day

Aug 13th 2015, 6:17 PM 2,440 Views 0 Comments

All the glamour of the fair.

# puck-fair - Monday 10 August, 2015

'You'll be f***ing beaten out of town': Puck Fair protest cancelled after threatening calls
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

'You'll be f***ing beaten out of town': Puck Fair protest cancelled after threatening calls

Aug 10th 2015, 9:59 AM 40,534 Views 120 Comments

Animal rights group Aran was planning to stage a demonstration.

# puck-fair - Thursday 6 August, 2015

This year's King Puck has been picked... But what exactly happens at the Kerry fair?
# What The Puck
# What The Puck

This year's King Puck has been picked... But what exactly happens at the Kerry fair?

Aug 6th 2015, 1:30 PM 18,049 Views 29 Comments

The organisers of the Puck Fair have responded to criticism from animal rights groups.

# puck-fair - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Animal rights campaigners want to "take the Puck out of the fair"
# Goat Show
# Goat Show

Animal rights campaigners want to "take the Puck out of the fair"

Aug 4th 2015, 10:45 AM 19,078 Views 98 Comments

ARAN wants the goat removed from the festival.

# puck-fair - Monday 11 August, 2014

Raising of King Puck goat goes ahead amid animal welfare concerns
# Puck Fair
# Puck Fair

Raising of King Puck goat goes ahead amid animal welfare concerns

Aug 11th 2014, 11:48 AM 15,516 Views 115 Comments

The festival organisers say the animal is well cared for and his welfare is a priority.

# puck-fair - Thursday 10 July, 2014

10 of the most inspired responses to the Garth Brooks shenanigans
# Friends In No Places
From The Daily Edge
# Friends In No Places

10 of the most inspired responses to the Garth Brooks shenanigans

Jul 10th 2014, 1:00 PM 39,015 Views 27 Comments

Because laughter is the best medicine. *bursts into tears*

# puck-fair - Friday 10 August, 2012

Weekend of culture: Puck Fair and Fleadh Cheoil kick off
# Festivals
# Festivals

Weekend of culture: Puck Fair and Fleadh Cheoil kick off

Aug 10th 2012, 2:16 PM 3,435 Views 11 Comments

Street performers, a cattle fair, fireworks and traditional music…Kerry and Cavan have it all this weekend.

# puck-fair - Friday 12 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Aug 12th 2011, 8:05 PM 1,076 Views 0 Comments

It’s your Friday Fix: the McGivern family react to the HIQA report, should our taxes be as high as Germany’s… and Enda Kenny the goat, King of the Puck Fair.