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Winning the cock fight seemed to extend the rooster's respect beyond just me.
His owner, David Kilcoyne, landlord of the Old Bull and Butcher Pub in Oxford Road, Ryton on Dunsmore, said he feared the family pet had been stolen for use in a cock fight because an injured cockerel had been dumped in his pen two weeks previously.
AN APPEAL for people to use confidential Gardai telephones to report savage blood sport enthusiasts involved in illegal dog and cock fights has been made by one of the country's top animal welfare experts.
I have a horrible feeling there is going to be another cock fight in the area and that is why ours has been stolen," he said.
A notice printed by W Davison of Alnwick to advertise a cock fight in Felton in 1809 will be sold today in London at the Graham Budd sporting auction in association with Sotheby's.
Altaf Hussain and Mehtab Ahmad told Geo News they had nothing to do with the cock fights and were only visiting Asab as friends.
The offenders were arrested for engaging in 'jueteng,' unauthorized cock fights, 'cara y cruz' (coin toss), online gambling, 'video karera,' and so-called 'fruit games,' Albayalde said in a statement on Friday.
IT IS well known that huge sums of money are waged on cock fights that even lead to frayed tempers.
The arrested persons were charged with illegal gambling enterprise and illegally conduct cock fights in the area.
It was used for political rallies, fun days, bare-knuckle boxing and dog and cock fights.
As bomb experts sifted through the hotel s damaged ground floor, Larudis said another explosion hit an arena that hosted cock fights nearby, injuring two people.
Cock fights often involve specially bred Malaysian shamo cocks, whose leg spurs are cut off and replaced with iron versions, to mutilate opponents.
AN appeal for people to use confidential Garda telephones to report blood sport enthusiasts involved in illegal dog and cock fights has been made by one of the country's top animal welfare experts.
Next thing you know they will be televising cock fights.
In light of the fact that the board of directors spends so much time at cock fights and trip clubs, and nobody at the company seems to know very much about computers, we cannot guarantee that we will ever generate sufficient revenues to make the venture profitable.