ARAN to bring Puck Fair argument to Government

The Department of Agriculture is coming under pressure to take action against Puck Fair. 2013 Puck The Animal Rights Action Network says it believes the practice of hoisting the puck above the street in Kilorglin in an enclosure is a breach of new animal welfare rules. The body had planned a protest at the annual event in the south Kerry town for later today – however that has been postponed over safety fears. Spokesperson John Carmody says they’ll now focus their efforts at a Government level: [audio_player src=””]