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#Horses

# horses - Sunday 13 August, 2017

PHOTOS: Irishman captures incredible images of famous Palio di Siena horse race Italy This post contains images

PHOTOS: Irishman captures incredible images of famous Palio di Siena horse race

The event has been around for centuries and is very popular among locals and tourists alike.

# horses - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

'Vulnerable, scared, overworked and underpaid': A day in the life of an Irish stable worker

'Vulnerable, scared, overworked and underpaid': A day in the life of an Irish stable worker

A report into the pay and conditions of workers was published yesterday.

# horses - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Race fixing and money laundering: How the horse racing industry fights back against criminal cartels

A race-winning horse was recently at the centre of a Criminal Assets Bureau investigation.

# horses - Sunday 26 March, 2017

At crisis point: Over €1 million spent to destroy 2,000 horses in Dublin

There were 4,923 horses seized across Ireland in just one year and most were put down.

# horses - Sunday 12 March, 2017

From The42 QUIZ: Can you tell the real Cheltenham horse from the one we just made up? Fake Fillies

QUIZ: Can you tell the real Cheltenham horse from the one we just made up?

It’s not as easy as you might think.

Could horses be the way forward for women in Saudi Arabia?

“There is this very weird belief that a woman shouldn’t ride a horse,” Gosaibi says, especially if she is not yet married as “she might lose her virginity”.

# horses - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry

Between Brexit and potential overproduction, the Irish racehorse sector is set for turbulence.

# horses - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Anger after horse dealer posts pictures of zebra in Laois stables

Photos of the zebra popped up on Facebook last night.

# horses - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Irish horse owner's ecstatic reaction to coming second in the Melbourne Cup is wonderful I Don't Care

# horses - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Gardaí investigating after horses are attacked with axe in Wicklow

In two separate incidents, a number of horses were left with wounds after they were attacked with what is believed to be an axe.

# horses - Monday 14 March, 2016

"Unfair and unjust" - Traveller family to appeal confiscation of 29 horses to High Court

The horses were seized last month as part of an initiative known as Operation Storm.

# horses - Monday 18 January, 2016

Emaciated pony dumped by Dublin canal was ‘too weak to lift her head for food’

An animal rescue charity said the animal was “left to die” by a canal in Ballyfermot.

# horses - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From The42 No shortage of drama or rain on opening day of Leopardstown festival Christmas Racing

No shortage of drama or rain on opening day of Leopardstown festival

The crowds weren’t deterred by the miserable conditions.

# horses - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

This factory plans to clone animals on an industrial scale

It will develop animals such as pet and police dogs, racehorses, and cows.

# horses - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 times horses thought they were one of us Heroes All

9 times horses thought they were one of us

Bless them.

# horses - Friday 11 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge The essential DOs and DON'Ts for every horse racing virgin Sponsored By HRI

The essential DOs and DON'Ts for every horse racing virgin

Here’s how to have a great day and avoid a faux pas.

# horses - Friday 21 August, 2015

From The42 Man running in front of Cian O'Connor may cost Ireland Olympic place Horsin' Around

Man running in front of Cian O'Connor may cost Ireland Olympic place

Ireland’s team captain understandably looked furious.

# horses - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Dublin councils have seized 118 horses on public lands this year

Last year in South Dublin alone, 467 horses were seized and 422 euthanised. Just 12 were rehomed and 22 were retrained.

# horses - Friday 23 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge 12 movie titles greatly improved by the addition of horses Horsemovies

12 movie titles greatly improved by the addition of horses

The Green Milepost and other gems.

# horses - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Horse rescue shelter appeals for missing ponies Bam Bam and Tyson to be returned

The two ponies were lent out to a foster home, but have since gone missing.

# horses - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Horse-powered wakeboarding is the most fun you can have in a waterlogged field My Lovely Horse

# horses - Friday 21 November, 2014

Horses shot and left for dead on Cork/ Limerick border

WARNING: This story contains some images of a graphic nature.

# horses - Friday 14 November, 2014

Rescuers mount daring mission to save horses from rising river

Teams took two two dinghies out on the river near Enniscorthy this evening to steer the animals back to dry land.

# horses - Friday 31 October, 2014

Your pets hate Halloween - here's how to make them feel better

It can be a very stressful and potentially dangerous time for your pets.

# horses - Saturday 25 October, 2014

From The42 Aidan O'Brien's Adelaide comes from last to first to win Cox Plate in Melbourne Down Under

Aidan O'Brien's Adelaide comes from last to first to win Cox Plate in Melbourne

“It has been a wonderful feat,” Coolmore’s Australian racing manager James Bester said.

# horses - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Here's what's being done about people abandoning 'useless' foals

The DSPCA has started a trial where it will castrate a stallion and implant a microchip for €100.

# horses - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Guidelines banning cruelty to horses by traders introduced

This was launched by Minister Simon Coveney today in conjunction with the Farm Animal Welfare Advisory Council.

# horses - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From The42 Queen of England's horse fails drug test We Are Not Amused

Queen of England's horse fails drug test

Estimate won the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot in 2013.

# horses - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Horses are helping children with disabilities to gain confidence and trust

An equine programme set up by Childvision is now being extended to children from outside its service.

# horses - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Day at the Races: How do jockeys choose their bright colours? Sponsored By HRI

Day at the Races: How do jockeys choose their bright colours?

Your guide to getting the most out of the Races.

# horses - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Horses that may have entered the food chain are now being abandoned and dying – ISPCA

The society say that horses which may illegally have found their way into the food chain before are now being left to fend for themselves.

# horses - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The42 A very stupid man decided to run with the horses at Leicester Races yesterday Crazy

A very stupid man decided to run with the horses at Leicester Races yesterday

The individual in question is likely to be severely reprimanded for his actions.

# horses - Saturday 31 May, 2014

How many horses has your council seized this year?

More than 2,400 horses have been seized in the first half of this year.

# horses - Sunday 4 May, 2014

More than 2,000 horses killed for consumption in 3 months

Last year, a total of 10,711 horses were slaughtered.

# horses - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Anger after 4 foaling mares are put down in Kilkenny despite offers of homes

Pauline Doyle said her offer to rehome the horses was ignored.

# horses - Saturday 26 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Dublin shop has banned a rather unusual type of customer Horse Outside

This Dublin shop has banned a rather unusual type of customer

Can you come in? Neigh.

# horses - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Don't worry, Michael D's not lost... The State visit party was SUPPOSED to end up on a farm

‘Her Majesty said it was around here somewhere…’

# horses - Monday 24 March, 2014

Emaciated ex-racehorse dumped in field left to die finds new home

The case of Forest is common one, said the ISPCA who will be talking about Forest and animal cruelty on RTE’s Prime Time this evening.

# horses - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Group raises €2k in one day to save seven ponies from being put down Dungarvan This post contains images

Group raises €2k in one day to save seven ponies from being put down

The animals had been put into a pound after being released from a field in Dungarvan.

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