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#Bord na gCon

# bord-na-gcon - Thursday 19 September, 2019

'Challenging environment': Greyhound board to face PAC scrutiny over €16 million State funding

Minister Shane Ross previously asked about the possibility of terminating funding following the RTÉ Investigates programme.

# bord-na-gcon - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Ross asked Department of Agriculture to cut funding to greyhound industry after RTÉ doc

The Minister for Sport said some of his constituents were outraged by the abuses in the greyhound industry that were revealed.

# bord-na-gcon - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Disquiet in government as Ross calls out minister's response to greyhound controversy

Transport Minister Shane Ross told Cabinet this week that a more ‘robust’ response is need from government.

# bord-na-gcon - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

'Shocked and horrified': Bodies of 11 greyhounds found on Irish ferry

It is believed the dogs suffocated in transit during the 14-hour journey.

# bord-na-gcon - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

One of Dublin's two greyhound stadiums is to be closed and sold

Planning permission for Harold’s Cross will be sought before it’s put on the market.

# bord-na-gcon - Friday 13 April, 2012

Coveney expresses concern at discovery of Limerick greyhound grave

The agriculture minister says “every effort is being made” to establish the owners of the dogs dumped in a quarry.

# bord-na-gcon - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Bord na gCon 'has identified greyhounds found in Limerick grave'

The greyhound racing authority says it has been able to identify some of the dogs based on their unique tattoo markings.