A mechanism to permit, prohibit, or impose conditions on races such as Sulky Racing/Road Racing exists under Section 74 of the Roads Act 1993 (see Dáil debate on sulky racing). Extract of Section 74 74.—(1) In this section “road race” means a prescribed class of race, time trial or speed trial on a public road … Continue reading Is Sulky or Road Racing Illegal?
The Kilkenny County Council have opened a public consultation on the Control of Horses Draft Bye Laws 2020. The deadline for submissions is 15 Dec, 2020, 4:00pm. Please visit the Kilkenny County Council consultation site to view the existing bye laws, the draft bye laws and useful information. Our Queries We have sent two queries … Continue reading Kilkenny Control of Horses Bye Laws – Have Your Say
This Protection of Animals (Amendment) Act 1965 references the protection of animals, prohibition of docking and nicking horses, trapping animals, poison, animal contests, ownership etc.
These Regulations provide for registration of sellers and suppliers of pet animals, registration of premises used in connection with the sale or supply of pet animals, the advertisement of pet animals for sale or supply, and the maintenance of records relating to the sale or supply of pet animals. View the Legislation
Source: Department of Food, Agriculture and the Marine From 1st February 2020, anyone who sells or supplies pet animals must comply with a number of new requirements, under the Animal Health and Welfare (Sale or Supply of Pet Regulations) 2019. These include: anyone selling or supplying six or more pet animals in a year must … Continue reading Sale, Supply and Advertising of Pets