Wednesday 18 October 2017

Foxes deserve to be hunted

Whilst not advocating cruelty to animals, I do believe in the tradition of fox hunting. The fox dies virtually instantaneously at the teeth of the hounds -- the fox's tiny victims do not.

Have you ever seen a distressed ewe, with her genital tissues cruelly ripped and bleeding, after being mauled by foxes when she's down during a difficult birth?

Have you seen (and heard) her tiny lamb torn bleeding and bleating from the ewe's mangled birth canal? Well I, and many familiar with real country life, have.

Please sign in or register with for free access to Opinions.

Sign In Comments Facility

INM has taken the decision to remove the commenting facility on its online platform to minimise the legal risk to our business that arises from Ireland's draconian libel awards system.

We continue to look forward to receiving comments through direct email contact or via social media, some of which may still be featured on the website

Don't Miss