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Address:

Farm Animal Welfare Advisory Council,
Dept of Agriculture,
Food and the Marine,
4 Centre,
Agriculture House,
Kildare Street,
Dublin 2.

Phone: 01 607 2288

Fax: 01 676 7126

Email: fawac@agriculture.gov.ie

Website: http://www.fawac.ie/

The 18 members Council appointed by the Minister for Agriculture and Food is composed of representatives from the farming organisations, the veterinarian representative body, those involved in the transport of animals and animal welfare groups.

Chairperson: Professor Patrick Fottrell.
Former President of the National University of Ireland, Galway.

Ms Laura Walsh
Secretary. Department of Agriculture Food and the Marine

Mr Christopher Andrews
Department of Agriculture Environment and Rural Affairs Northern Ireland

Mr. Henry Burns
Irish Farmers Association

Mr Conor Dowling
The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Mr. Ray Doyle.
Irish Cooperative Society Association

Dr. Bernadette Earley.
Teagasc Research Centre.

Ms. Brid Farrell.
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

Mr. Stephen Foley.
Committee for Irish Livestock, Dealers, Exporters, Hauliers and Shippers

Mr. Conor Geraghty.
Vererinary Ireland.

Mr. Michael Guinan.
Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association.

Dr. Alison J Hanlon.
School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin (UCD).

Dr. Andrew Kelly.
The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Mr. Kevin Kinsella.
Irish Farmers' Association.

Mr. Sean O'Laoide.
Chair of Education Subgroup.

Mr. Sean O’Leary.
Irish Farmers Association

Mr. Niall O Nuallain.
Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

Mr. John O’Roarke
Veterinary Ireland.

Ms. Mairead Wallace-Pigott.
Veterinary Ireland.

 Mr. Gerald Quain.
Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association.