Agriculture/Animal Welfare

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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine to amend the Animal Health and Welfare Act to prohibit hare coursing.

– Clare Daly. 
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Agriculture/Animal Welfare

Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues

To ask the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine if he is aware of this horrific incidence of animal cruelty (details supplied) in County Carlow; the action he will take to ensure that those responsible are brought to justice; and her views that this is totally unacceptable.
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Agriculture/Animal Welfare, Dáil Issues, Dáil Work, Oral Questions

Clare asked the Minister for Agriculture whether he has any plans to provide for the re-introduction of native trees and hedgerows on uplands as flood-prevention measure. Unfortunately her question wasn’t selected from the lottery, so she didn’t have a chance to debate the issue with the Minister, but you can read his reply below.
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