Category Archives: Sporting Events

Lead toxicity and the hunters

Wild birds and wild animals Shot guns everywhere The use of lead is terrible It proves that we don’t care Fired into the sky all over Where ever the bullets fall Or enter animal bodies They contaminate as a rule … Continue reading

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Hen Harriers

Driven grouse moors Where terrible wars Of attrition do happen we see The illustrious rich Carelessly pitch Their violence so effortlessly Killing these birds In so many words Those hen harriers Where can they be ?

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Ban greyhound racing today

The crippling effect of racing To legs and sinews grates Pulverises the spirit Really it creates A miasma in my being I cannot run as fast It’s cruelty personified Expecting me to blast Around a cinder track Beating others is … Continue reading

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“Dark Raven”

“Dark Raven”just another casualty at Aintree Today Racing it’s debasing and a bungling display Of Lassitude and lethargy Ergonomics lost in flight Immobility The poor soul felt the captive bolt And to the Summerlands A horse fore armed and saddled … Continue reading

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Snobbery murders

So many untruths And downright lies Surround the grouse moors No surprise The callous way The wild souls With their lives All pay Its snobbery Its fabrication Shooters Yes a delegation The glorious twelth Or so its called Hatched concocted … Continue reading

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BaseJumpers

For most of us just contemplating BASE jumping we feel Such action is just crazy How can it be real But those who feel that spirit Know the adrenaline that’s there It’s about determination A single mindedness all share It’s … Continue reading

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