Upcoming Events

Waterford | Animal Rights

no events match your query!

New Events

Waterford

no events posted in last week

Blog Feeds

Anti-Empire

Anti-Empire

offsite link The Wholesome Photo of the Month Thu May 09, 2024 11:01 | Anti-Empire

offsite link In 3 War Years Russia Will Have Spent $3... Thu May 09, 2024 02:17 | Anti-Empire

offsite link UK Sending Missiles to Be Fired Into Rus... Tue May 07, 2024 14:17 | Marko Marjanović

offsite link US Gives Weapons to Taiwan for Free, The... Fri May 03, 2024 03:55 | Anti-Empire

offsite link Russia Has 17 Percent More Defense Jobs ... Tue Apr 30, 2024 11:56 | Marko Marjanović

Anti-Empire >>

Human Rights in Ireland
A Blog About Human Rights

offsite link UN human rights chief calls for priority action ahead of climate summit Sat Oct 30, 2021 17:18 | Human Rights

offsite link 5 Year Anniversary Of Kem Ley?s Death Sun Jul 11, 2021 12:34 | Human Rights

offsite link Poor Living Conditions for Migrants in Southern Italy Mon Jan 18, 2021 10:14 | Human Rights

offsite link Right to Water Mon Aug 03, 2020 19:13 | Human Rights

offsite link Human Rights Fri Mar 20, 2020 16:33 | Human Rights

Human Rights in Ireland >>

Lockdown Skeptics

The Daily Sceptic

offsite link Green Party Leader Admits She Has Gas Boiler, Not Heat Pump Mon Jun 24, 2024 13:05 | Will Jones
Green Party leader Carla Denyer has admitted that she still has a gas boiler despite her party?s commitment to reach Net Zero by 2040.
The post Green Party Leader Admits She Has Gas Boiler, Not Heat Pump appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Nigel Farage Was Right About Britain Needing to Escape the Clutches of a European Evil Empire. Why N... Mon Jun 24, 2024 11:00 | Ian Rons
Nigel Farage was one of the few British politicians to stand up for our right to self-determination and helped us to break free of an overbearing European power. Why can?t he see the Ukrainians are in the same position?
The post Nigel Farage Was Right About Britain Needing to Escape the Clutches of a European Evil Empire. Why Not Support Ukraine?s Efforts to do the Same? appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Come and See Nigel Biggar Talking About His Book on Colonialism in London on June 27th Mon Jun 24, 2024 09:00 | Laurie Wastell
The Daily Sceptic?s new Associate Editor Laurie Wastell invites readers to a lecture he is hosting this Thursday with Professor Nigel Biggar about his book Colonialism: A Moral Reckoning.
The post Come and See Nigel Biggar Talking About His Book on Colonialism in London on June 27th appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Scarcely a Day Passes Without the Met Office Announcing Another ?Record? Temperature. But How Many o... Mon Jun 24, 2024 07:00 | Chris Morrison
Recent UK temperature records at Heathrow and Hull East Park have left the Daily Sceptic's Environment Editor wondering if nearby jet engines and solar farms had any part to play...
The post Scarcely a Day Passes Without the Met Office Announcing Another ?Record? Temperature. But How Many of its Weather Stations are Next to Airports and Solar Farms? appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link News Round-Up Mon Jun 24, 2024 01:21 | Richard Eldred
A summary of the most interesting stories in the past 24 hours that challenge the prevailing orthodoxy about the ?climate emergency?, public health ?crises? and the supposed moral defects of Western civilisation.
The post News Round-Up appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

Lockdown Skeptics >>

Voltaire Network
Voltaire, international edition

offsite link Voltaire, International Newsletter N°92 Fri Jun 21, 2024 14:51 | en

offsite link Western domination of the rest of the world is now over Fri Jun 21, 2024 14:42 | en

offsite link France facing the change of era, by Thierry Meyssan Tue Jun 18, 2024 06:59 | en

offsite link After Ukraine, Serbia? Fri Jun 14, 2024 14:07 | en

offsite link Voltaire, International Newsletter N°91 Fri Jun 14, 2024 13:06 | en

Voltaire Network >>

Horse Racing kills Horses

category waterford | animal rights | press release author Friday August 19, 2011 13:10author by Bernie wright - Alliance for Animal rightsauthor email bigbrownrat at gmail dot com Report this post to the editors

End horse abuse by the irish Turf Club

 


AFAR would like to  strongly condemn the killing of four horses at Tramore Racetrack on Sunday . APPARENTLY …a combination of fast ground and tight bends contributed to an incident-filled four-day festival at Tramore last week but there was an unfortunate heavy toll on Sunday.


AFAR does not accept the weak excuses for these animals losing their lives and suffering needlessy in the name of profit and gambling.

Death  on the tracks
Death on the tracks

 


AFAR would like to  strongly condemn the killing of four horses at Tramore Racetrack on Sunday . APPARENTLY …a combination of fast ground and tight bends contributed to an incident-filled four-day festival at Tramore last week but there was an unfortunate heavy toll on Sunday.


AFAR does not accept the weak excuses for these animals losing their lives and suffering needlessy in the name of profit and gambling.the turf Club have openly admitted that quick ground can make Tramore a difficult track to ride!!! Why send these animsals out to die and at the very least have them whipped around a track or sustaining injuries.


‘quick ground can make Tramore a difficult track to ride’


We call for an end to all Horse Racing , in this day and age, the gamblers can use alternative means to satisfy their addiction.


 


Bernie  Wright.


Alliance for Animal Rights.


Ph 0872651720

Related Link: http://www.afarireland.org
author by Des - npublication date Fri Aug 19, 2011 16:12author address author phone Report this post to the editors

I am afraid that when it comes to money, the rights of defenceless animals come a poor second.  When the 'trainers' don't have respect for their workers (JLC rates) it is not surprising that they have absolutley no respect for other livng beings.

author by Killed on the Track and off the Trackpublication date Sun Aug 21, 2011 20:31author address author phone Report this post to the editors

The few horses who are mentioned as killed on the racecourse, usually when a number are killed at the same meeting, are part of a bigger picture of horses killed off track too. So called thoroughbred horses (in reality inbred) are raced through the meat factories as fast as on the race course. Some sport!!

author by den - SAFApublication date Tue Aug 23, 2011 10:25author address author phone Report this post to the editors

In the Racing Industry the horses are mere commodities. The horses killed on the track are the tip of the iceberg; thousands of horses that don't make it for one reason or another end up in tins of dog and cat food.


Greyhound racing is on it's way out. Horse racing will be more difficult to get rid of because:


The people participating in it are rich


The people profiting out of it are rich


The people with influence are rich


Same old, same old.


 

Related Link: http://www.animalaid.org.uk/h/n/NEWS/news_horse//2542//
author by end Horse racingpublication date Tue Aug 23, 2011 16:50author address author phone Report this post to the editors

 


 


SIGN PETITION TO END HORSE RACING ON CRUELTY GROUNDS


 


http://www.petitiononline.ie/petition/end-horse-racing-.../1307


 

 
© 2001-2024 Independent Media Centre Ireland. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Independent Media Centre Ireland. Disclaimer | Privacy