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Cat caught and killed by a snare

A COUPLE said today they were devastated after their cat became caught in a snare and died. Chris Gibbs, 35, and Nikki Humberstone, 32, of…

Snared cat lucky to be alive

A cat owner says her beloved pet was lucky not to be cut in two after it was caught in an illegal snare. Nadia Keller’s…

Snaring Survey Website Launched

The League Against Cruel Sports has launched a new snare website – www.snaringsurvey.org.uk – to gather information on the extent of snaring in the UK.…

Irish badger cull ‘proved futile’

A new report claims the “virtual extermination” of badgers in the Republic of Ireland has failed to stop the spread of bovine TB. Although so…

Warning after dog is caught in snare

A dog owner is warning others to take extra care when walking their pets after her son’s dog was caught in an animal snare. And…

Missing family cat injured by snare

A family cat, which had been missing for five days, was finally found wrapped in a snare and hardly able to move. He was discovered…

Poll Backs Complete Snaring Ban

Hundreds of people in Scotland have backed a complete ban on the use of snares, according to a study. Three quarters of people surveyed by…