Tiny fox in massive demand as a pet in Northern Ireland BelfastTelegraph.co.uk With its tiny face and gigantic wing-like ears, this cute little fox has just become one of the most in-demand new pets in Northern Ireland. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/tiny-fox-in-massive-demand-as-a-pet-in-northern-ireland-37169697.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article37169694.ece/db36e/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-07-31_new_42904806_I2.JPG Email With its tiny face and gigantic wing-like ears, this cute little fox has just become one of the most in-demand new pets in Northern Ireland. The Fennec - which is the smallest fox in the world and native to Africa - has been brought here from a breeder in Europe by Jungle Pets in Ballymena. The shop, which specialises in exotic pets, took delivery of two of the little fellows which are no bigger than a Chihuahua, the smallest breed of dog, just a week ago. These unusual animals weigh just 1.5 to 3.5 pounds … [Read more...] about Tiny fox in massive demand as a pet in Northern Ireland
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0 Comments 300 stray dogs put down in Northern Ireland in under a year BelfastTelegraph.co.uk The USPCA has slammed "heartless" owners who abandon their dogs after it was revealed that councils in Northern Ireland destroyed more than 300 animals in eight months. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/300-stray-dogs-put-down-in-northern-ireland-in-under-a-year-36927823.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/world-news/article36927937.ece/37a2a/AUTOCROP/h342/PANews%20BT_d9855b5c-a93f-4305-9d22-7df586cee1c5_I1.jpg Email The USPCA has slammed "heartless" owners who abandon their dogs after it was revealed that councils in Northern Ireland destroyed more than 300 animals in eight months. Figures from the Department of Agriculture earlier this year also showed thousands of dogs were reported as strays. From April to December last year, 166 unclaimed strays were destroyed, with a further 144 unwanted animals put down. A total of 6,175 complaints were made … [Read more...] about 300 stray dogs put down in Northern Ireland in under a year
0 Comments End of life strategy needed for terminally ill patients in Northern Ireland, says A&E doctor BelfastTelegraph.co.uk A leading doctor in Northern Ireland is today calling for an overhaul of the treatment of terminally ill patients. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/end-of-life-strategy-needed-for-terminally-ill-patients-in-northern-ireland-says-ae-doctor-36902868.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/local-national/article36902867.ece/2816e/AUTOCROP/h342/2018-05-14_new_40921493_I1.JPG Email A leading doctor in Northern Ireland is today calling for an overhaul of the treatment of terminally ill patients. Sean McGovern said it is time for people to face up to the reality of death, which he said will better allow doctors to meet their wishes when it comes to end of life care. Dr McGovern, who is the former vice president of the Royal College of Emergency Medicine in Northern Ireland, wants a formal 'end of life' strategy put in place … [Read more...] about End of life strategy needed for terminally ill patients in Northern Ireland, says A&E doctor
Magazine By Jon Kelly BBC News Magazine 8 April 2016 Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35980195 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel A Belfast woman who bought drugs online to terminate her pregnancy - as she had no access to a legal abortion - has been given a suspended sentence. Why are abortions not allowed in Northern … [Read more...] about Why are Northern Ireland’s abortion laws different?
0 Have your say The wretched early-morning alarm calls inevitably heightened bristling animosity. Already warily eyeballed as intruders by some, breaching family homes in 5am raids did little to dissipate the stigma.Northern Ireland neighbourhoods, where the width of a road could separate disparate worlds.For two years Lee Bradbury patrolled those County Tyrone streets. As a soldier he represented a prominent and often inflammatory armed presence scrutinising for terrorist activity in Omagh and Strabane.The teenage infantryman in the Princess of Wales’ Royal Regiment secured an honorable discharge in August 1995 following a successful Pompey trial. Football beckoned.It was a fresh career path which subsequently embraced a club-record £3.5m switch to Manchester City, England under-21 recognition, three divisional titles and 572 appearances yielding 105 goals.Such a grounding in the services embodies an interloper in modern-day football, yet has been pivotal towards … [Read more...] about From patrolling the streets of Northern Ireland to steering the Hawks to potential new heights