Petition to Ban horrific Hare Coursing Cruelty in Ireland

Live Hare Coursing is a horrific form of animal cruelty that most Irish people want outlawed.

Here is a brief film of hare coursing as practised in Ireland:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D58qbzC-GI4&feature=player_embedded

  (March 2013) There are renewed calls to politicians to ban hare coursing in Ireland in the wake of the horrific scenes of cruelty filmed at the so-called "Irish Cup" hare coursing event in County Limerick...Here's hoping that Irish Taoiseach (Prime Minister) will at long last listen to public opinion and BAN this obscenity:   Here is the footage captured at the event...   http://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/animal-rights-group-urges-racecourse-to-stop-hosting-hare-coursing-586297.html

This petition will be delivered to:
  • Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland
    Enda Kenny TD
  • Deputy Prime Minister of Ireland
    Frances Fitzgerald
  • NPWS
  • Leader of Labour Party
    Brendan Howlin
  • Keven Cahillane
  • Wildlife License authority
  • Irish Wildlife Service
  • Gerry Leckey
  • Leader of Fianna Fail Party
    Micheal Martin TD
  • Leader of Sinn Fein Party
    Gerry Adams TD
  • Minister for Arts and Heritage
    Ms. Heather Humphreys TD


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