Tipperary animal welfare groups to get €86,000 funding


Six animal welfare organisations in Co Tipperary have received funding from the Department of Agriculture.

In total €86,000 has been approved for the organisations concerned.

Cappanagarrane Horse Rescue in Mullinahone is to receive €6,000.

Great Hounds in Need in Clonmel is getting €2,000.

€14,000 has been approved for Mo Chara Animal Rescue, Thurles.

PAWS Animal Rescue in Mullinahone will benefit from €45,000 in funding while Roscrea SPCA will receive €18,000 and The Haven Rescue in Roscrea will get €1,000 in funding.

The announcement has been welcomed by Deputy Michael Lowry.