Posts Tagged ‘horse welfare’

‘Best Doing Good App’ category Tipperary equestrian app company Grey Horse Apps has won second prize in the ‘Best Doing Good’ App category at the 2011 ‘Best App Ever’ Awards in San Francisco. The ‘Save a horse’ app was created by Grey Horse Apps to support the work of Ireland’s horse charity Irish Horse Welfare Trust. […]


Irish horse charity Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT) in association with Fingal County Council have completed the first FETAC level 4, Stable & Yard Routines Course with 14 members of the Dunsink Horse Club.   The Dunsink horse club is an initiative formed and managed by a committee made up of representatives of Fingal Co Council, […]


After violent events in Smithfield on Sunday, welfare officers from Ireland’s horse charity Irish Horse Welfare Trust IHWT, are calling for the new government to introduce a basic code of practice for horse traders and introduce regulation, as well as finding a new more suitable venue for the Smithfield Horse Fair. IHWT welfare officers who […]


The Irish Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT) working with Fingal County Council and responsible horse owners from the Dunsink area succeeded in rounding up and identifying over 70 equines in the area over a two day period during the week. For the first time ever all the horses were rounded up from the old dump site […]


The Irish  Horse Welfare Trust (IHWT), Ireland’s leading equine welfare charity has partnered with Fingal County Council to address the horse welfare issues in the Dunsink area of Dublin.  Together they have drawn up and started to implement a “Project Management Plan for Equines in Dunsink”.   It is the first such plan to be drawn […]