Garda investigation following seizure of pony in Clonmel

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Clonmel Gardai have seized a pony which they believe was under severe distress.

The animal was pulling a cart used by three people when it was stopped by officers on the Clonmel bypass yesterday.

The pony has received medical attention and is being kept in a secure location.

The Garda investigation into the incident is ongoing.