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RTÉ Investigation exposes systemic abuse of innocent horses

An undercover investigation by RTÉ into the contemptible world of horse trading highlighted blatant cruelty towards horses, unrestrained greed, fraudulent practices of changing horses’ identifications and illegal transportation of the animals across Europe via the UK...

Posted 13 Jun 2024

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1,428 Race Horses Sent to Slaughter in Ireland in 2023

Shocking new evidence reveals 1,428 race horses were killed in a slaughterhouse in Ireland in 2023 – as stated by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine following a question by Paul Murphy TD.

Posted 23 Feb 2024

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Take action to help race horses

The racing industry’s National Racehorse Week takes place 9-17 September. The event is promoted as "a nationwide annual celebration of the racehorse and a chance to see first-hand the love, care and attention that goes...

Posted 25 Aug 2023

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