Bizarre horse-drawn car(riage) in Ballyfermot sparks ire

This image of a bizarre horse-drawn "carriage" made up of a rusted out car pulled by a small horse has put the "ire" in Ireland for some folks. The Irish Sun reports: The image was shared by Sean Fox on Facebook and his post has exploded with reactions from viewers, some of who were in… Continue reading Bizarre horse-drawn car(riage) in Ballyfermot sparks ire

Hardships of a Nation Push Horses Out to Die (IRE)

JOHN BURNS reports for the New York Times: DUBLIN — In this country of lush green landscapes, celebrated for its traditional love of horses and the generations of racing thoroughbreds it has bred to conquer the racetracks of the world, the Dunsink tip on the outskirts of the Irish capital is a place that wounds… Continue reading Hardships of a Nation Push Horses Out to Die (IRE)