FarmFacts: INFORMATION ABOUT FARM ANIMALS IN THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
How are farm animals kept in the Republic of Ireland? What are the important welfare issues facing these
animals? Are there practical humane alternative systems that could replace intensive 'factory farming' of Irish
animals? Where are Irish farm animals transported to, and what are the alternatives to long distance transport of
live farm animals?
Read our Irish FarmFacts pages, which answer these questions and provide detailed information about
farm animal welfare issues in the Republic of Ireland: