The Referrals Committee did not find Mr. Cotter in breach of the rules for a possession of illegal substances in his yard and did not find Mr. Cotter in breach of Rule 273(xiii) but noted that the conduct was that of a serious nature.They imposed a fine of €5,000 in respect of a breach of … Continue reading Kieran P. Cotter (Trainer) Prohibited Substance Referral – Dundalk 20th January 2021
Watch the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee meeting of 10 November 2021 where the DSPCA were invited to discuss improvements to the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013, which included puppy farming, cropping of dogs ears, microchipping and dog ownership legalities and other matters. Skip forward to 17 minutes to see the video.
“The case, brought by GRI, arose from the service of a Welfare Notice in June 2017 relating to the welfare and care needs of greyhounds not being adequately addressed. The fines imposed by the Court related to the failure to comply with a Welfare Notice issued by GRI and failure to keep greyhounds in a … Continue reading Conviction Under Welfare of Greyhounds Act
Minister Malcolm Noonan welcomes conviction for hunting a hare with dogs at the North Slob Wexford At Wexford District Court on 21 September 2020 Patrick Berry of Wexford Town pleaded guilty to a charge of illegally hunting a hare with dogs at Wexford North Slob on 28 August 2019, in breach of Section 23.5.b of … Continue reading Conviction for Hunting a Hare With Dogs
The Leinster Leader reports a man was prosecuted for an “alleged offence under the Animal Health and Welfare Act at Kildoon, Nurney on February 24 last”. My Lovely Horse Rescue assisted Gardaí with this case. Full article from the Leinster Leader here.