Distressing images of a dead horse dumped in Clieveragh Industrial Estate in Listowel have been captured.
Listowel Businessman Jim Halpin says he was contacted by the warden with Kerry County Council about the animal which has a large wound to its neck.
Mr. Halpin says it appears the horse may be dead since Friday or Saturday.
Kerry County Council says it is aware of the horse and will look to having it removed as soon as possible.
Mr Halpin says it’s a terrible way to treat an animal: