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Animal welfare officers save snared fox

A TRAPPED fox has been freed from a snare placed illegally on council land. An appeal for information has been issued after animal welfare workers…

Third cat is mutilated by snare

An 11 year old cat has had his back leg amputated after being trapped in a snare for almost a week. This is the third…

Fox ‘tied and set on by dog’

A dead fox found with “horrendous injuries” in Kent may have had a dog set on it, the RSPCA has said. The animal welfare charity…

Snare kills family pet dog

A SANQUHAR family have been left heartbroken after their pet dog was killed in an illegal snare. And the Scottish SPCA have said they are…

Scottish Snare Consultation 2007

TO ALL BADGER GROUPS AND DIRECTORS The Scottish Executive is undertaking a consultation on snaring practice in Scotland. This gives effect to the commitment made…

EDM 158 – Snares

Tabled by David Drew MP EARLY DAY MOTION 158 That this House notes with concern that badgers, domestic pets, livestock and other animals continue to…

Advert to Snare Film Audiences

A CINEMA advert aimed at raising public awareness about the use of animal snares hits screens in Carlisle from today. The 75-second film, which has…

eBay – stop this trade in cruelty

CAMPAIGNERS have called for a halt to a “sick” internet trade in animal snares. The wire devices are used mainly to trap animals on hunting…