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‘Big cat’ suspected in spate of sheep killings
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# Big Cat

‘Big cat’ suspected in spate of sheep killings

Sep 2nd 2013, 4:01 PM 7,862 Views 48 Comments

Sheep in local farms were discovered dead, having been killed violently, with others found bloodied and injured.

Do you know this dog?
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# Lost

Do you know this dog?

Jul 3rd 2013, 6:10 PM 12,904 Views 20 Comments

He was handed into Pearse Street Garda Station today and they’re looking to find his owner.

Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog
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# Animal Abuse

Laois man convicted for causing unnecessary suffering to a dog

Jun 28th 2013, 7:15 PM 13,507 Views 75 Comments

The man has been banned from keeping animals for five years and will have to undertake community service with the ISPCA.

SHARK! Record 94 stone shark caught after 2 1/2 hour battle
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# Jaws

SHARK! Record 94 stone shark caught after 2 1/2 hour battle

Jun 8th 2013, 8:45 AM 21,962 Views 79 Comments

The fishermen almost needed a bigger boat…

Hero police officers save a family of ducks
# Duck Tales
# Duck Tales

Hero police officers save a family of ducks

Jun 5th 2013, 10:50 AM 671 Views 1 Comment

Quacking hell!

Millstreet shapes up for sheep shearing championships
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# Woolly Weekend

Millstreet shapes up for sheep shearing championships

May 25th 2013, 8:30 AM 4,248 Views 8 Comments

The weekend will see intense competition between shearers from around Ireland and countries such as Wales and Scotland.

Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo
# Rawr
# Rawr

Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo

Apr 19th 2013, 9:41 PM 10,625 Views 29 Comments

He’s the pride (ho ho!) of Dubin Zoo…

ISPCA's search for perfect home for unusual animals
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ISPCA's search for perfect home for unusual animals

Mar 23rd 2013, 8:00 AM 10,158 Views 27 Comments

From pigs to foals, these animals need the right home. Could you be the one to give them a forever home?

ABP Food Group "bitterly disappointed" by Coveney horsemeat statement
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# Horsemeat

ABP Food Group "bitterly disappointed" by Coveney horsemeat statement

Mar 15th 2013, 7:08 PM 8,680 Views 31 Comments

Also today, QK Meats apologised for not contacting the Department of Agriculture about horsemeat found at its plant last year.

White-tailed eagles found poisoned in Co Cork
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# Eagle Deaths

White-tailed eagles found poisoned in Co Cork

Feb 5th 2013, 7:10 PM 15,479 Views 48 Comments

Two eagles were found poisoned near Glengariff; one of them dead. It’s the twelfth white-tailed eagle to be poisoned since 2007.

Search still on for Essex lion
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# Essex Lion

Search still on for Essex lion

Aug 27th 2012, 7:29 AM 7,117 Views 29 Comments

A lion was reported to be on the loose in Essex yesterday – and it still hasn’t been found.

PHOTOS: What has Dublin Zoo named its new baby giraffe?
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# Cuteness Alert

PHOTOS: What has Dublin Zoo named its new baby giraffe?

Aug 16th 2012, 11:04 AM 5,363 Views 3 Comments

The seven-week-old giraffe is already 6 feet tall. Yowza.

Baffled Baby Rhino of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Baffled Baby Rhino of the Day

Aug 13th 2012, 3:50 PM 6,465 Views 12 Comments

No comment.

Horsehair and rodent bones inspire Irish jewellery designer
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Horsehair and rodent bones inspire Irish jewellery designer

Jul 2nd 2012, 3:15 PM 4,001 Views 13 Comments

Daniela Cardillo has been shortlisted for a big European award and says her work is not made to shock: it is to remove stigma from death.

Baboons can learn to spot real words - study
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# Baboon

Baboons can learn to spot real words - study

Apr 14th 2012, 5:32 PM 2,105 Views 15 Comments

Baboons are able to identify recurring patterns and determine which four-letter combinations are real words, new research shows.

South African farmer killed by pet hippo that was 'like a son' to him
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# Animal Attack

South African farmer killed by pet hippo that was 'like a son' to him

Nov 15th 2011, 2:35 PM 3,413 Views 8 Comments

Mauris Els, who raised a hippopotamus as a pet after rescuing him from a flood, was found dead on Sunday after being mauled by the animal.

Hero rabbit saves family's life - but dies afterwards
# Hero
# Hero

Hero rabbit saves family's life - but dies afterwards

Sep 20th 2011, 12:27 PM 3,164 Views 21 Comments

The furry pet is said to have alerted his owners to a fire in their home – but died of smoke inhalation.

Church service to be held for New Zealand's celebrity sheep Shrek
# RIP
# RIP

Church service to be held for New Zealand's celebrity sheep Shrek

Jun 7th 2011, 12:55 PM 505 Views 0 Comments

Shrek the merino wether sheep was found in a cave on New Zealand’s South Island after hiding out for six years. His death is being mourned as a great loss after years of charity work.

Otter lunacy in Co Clare as farmer rescues frightened animal
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# Otterly Bizarre

Otter lunacy in Co Clare as farmer rescues frightened animal

Apr 19th 2011, 12:07 PM 22,197 Views 0 Comments

An otter caused havoc when he tried to evade attempts to return him back to his habitat in Tulla, Co Clare yesterday.

Methane released by livestock could be reduced by new diet
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# Environment

Methane released by livestock could be reduced by new diet

Mar 30th 2011, 3:36 PM 605 Views 0 Comments

Researchers believe that tweaks to the diet of livestock could significantly reduce the levels of greenhouse gases released into the atmosphere.