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Petition Mr. Enda Kenny TD to

Protect the Irish Hare!

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Campaign for closed season for brown hares in Great Britain

Right now there is absolutely no legislation that protects brown hares in Great Britain. It is legal for people to trap and kill hares at any time of the year, leaving the young to perish. If hares are not protected soon, they will disappear forever.

(Photo credit: Rodney Hale)


The Hare Preservation Trust 2014 calendar has wonderfully evocative images donated by members of the Trust. All profits from sales go to the Trust. The calendars cost £10.00, including postage and packing to addresses in the UK only

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