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Rottweiler injured in illegal snare

A PENSIONER says he feels “sickened and disgusted” after his pet dog was caught in an illegal trap. Ken Webling, 78, was enjoying a walk…

Scottish Snare Ban – Golden Opportunity Lost

Advocates for Animals, Scotland’s leading animal protection organisation, is hugely disappointed that the Scottish Parliament has failed to ban the use of all snares in…

Children traumatised by snares cruelty

AN MP is investigating claims that members of the public, including children, have been traumatised by the sight of foxes dying in agony in wire…

Snare saboteur’s moral protest

Hunt saboteur John Gill was back behind bars today after his latest courtroom protest. The veteran animal rights campaigner was locked up for 14 days…

Badger dies in snare in Surrey

We have received pictures from Surrey Badger Group showing a badger snared in March 2004 which was found by Woodland Trust volunteers near Abinger Hammer.…

Snares ban demand after find at shoot

A WELSH country pheasant shoot has been slammed by animal rights groups for using hundreds of snares to kill off wildlife. Campaigners say their investigations…