Posts Tagged ‘equine welfare Ireland’

The Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT), Ireland’s leading equine welfare charity, is launching its third Christmas Internet Auction.  The online auction begins on November 26 but auction items are urgently needed now. Sharon Newsome, director of the IHWT, explains: “We need items, value of €100 or more, to ensure the success of the 2010 Online […]


Ireland’s horse charity, the Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT), has launched the first ever equine ethical stamp, WELFARE AWARE, aimed at the racing, equestrian and corporate related community in Ireland.    The ethical stamp will raise much-needed funds for the IHWT rescue, and re-training & re-homing programmes, while giving businesses in the equine industry a […]


The Association of Irish Racehorse Owners is supporting the Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT) request that all racehorse owners should be given the opportunity to make a regular donation towards the horse charity’s running costs by adding a voluntary €1.50 equine welfare levy to the existing entry handling charge of €13.50. This would be charged […]