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.
All equines issued with a passport from 1st July 2009, must have a corresponding micro-chip inserted by a veterinary surgeon. Horses, ponies and donkeys must have passports. Foals – obtain a passport before 31 December of the year of birth or within 6 months following the date of its birth, whichever occurs later.Adult horse without … Continue reading S.I. No. 62/2016 – European Union (Identification of Equidae) Regulations 2015
The Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013 covers health and welfare, along with identification, and sale of animals. Duty to protect animal welfareProhibition on animal crueltyProhibition on abandonment of animalsProhibition on animal fighting, etc.Prohibited operations and proceduresUse of anaesthetics, etc.Protection of animals from poisonInspection of protected animals and equipmentWelfare of animals during saleRegulation of sale … Continue reading Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013