The end of the Ward is nigh: Legislation banning the Ward Union hunt will be published “as soon as possible”
Renewed appeal to Minister John Gormley: Cancel the coursing licence extension
FG challenged on blood sports stance
Species “Protection” Unit quizzed over coursing recommendation
Minister Dempsey thanked
Westmeath Senators criticised for defending hunters and coursers
Revoke hunt’s licence "before someone gets killed"
Deputy O'Sullivan raises issue of public safety
Dublin hospital will no longer associate with Ward Union
Kidney Assoc rejects deer hunt’s offer
Appeal to Minister Gormley: No fee exemptions for killer hunting hounds
Hunt dogs are kept in disturbing conditions
Green TD's astounding suggestion to deerhunt: Hunt foxes or hares instead
The animals get my vote
Taxpayers’ cash funding squirrel killing contests
I support ban on Ward Union: FF Councillor Noel Leonard
Matador is removed by travel company
“I'm no fan of coursing”: Pat Kenny
Cruelty to horses in county Waterford: Renewed appeal for information
Clonmel 2010: Protestors call for ban on cruel coursing
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Letters to Editors...
NPWS cull considers terriers and digging out baby mink
Trevor Sargent defends badger snaring
Water Disgrace - Say NO to the Faroe Island’s bloody barbarism
Bullring cards removed by card company
MySpace thanked for removing hunt advertisement
Shop fined for unlawful glue traps
Response to Carberry hunt ban comments
Vet praises coursers
Pet food company stops coursing pup competition
Grotesque hunt will be outlawed
Help us protect foxes
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