Snares and Trap News
The National Anti Snaring Campaign receives most of its best tip offs from dog walkers. Many will have found their dog has run off during a walk and are horrified to find them in a snare
The owner of a dog whose leg had to be amputated after being caught in a snare has called for them to be banned.
The owners of a cat which had to have her leg amputated believe the injuries were caused by a rabbit snare trap.
A cat had to be treated for injuries to its front paw after it was trapped in an illegal snare on a housing estate near Torquay.
An investigation has begun after the remains of a deer, which had been caught in an illegal homemade snare, were found in Motherwell.
An investigation is under way after the mutilated body of a badger was found in a Hertford wood. The badger had a snare around its waist which was attached to a stake on a badger sett.
A cat survived for four agonising days with its neck caught in a cruel snare. Two-year-old Jet was trapped in a ditch by a wire noose which tightened round his neck until he was struggling to breathe.
The need to ban snares was underlined by the agonising death of a badger on the Isle of Wight, campaigners said
A distraught pet owner has pleaded for people to stop setting illegal snares after her kitten was killed.
Mongrel puppy Fortune has been rehomed by Blue Cross after one of her back legs was badly damaged and we think she’d been caught in a snare trap.
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