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Dead foxes hung on tree near scout camp

AN ancient tradition caused consternation amongst nature lovers, confronted by the sight of two fox pelts hung up at Barlow Common. The pelts had been…

SSPCA welcomes ban for Annan dog owner

A man from Annan who neglected his dogs and was caught in possession of illegal snares has been banned from keeping dogs and fined £1,000.…

Snared cat reunited with owner

AN INJURED cat has been reunited with its owner after being caught in an illegal snare. Harley suffered deep lacerations in her stomach after being…

Badger snared in Holmfirth

A YOUNG badger was trapped in an illegal snare in Holmfirth. And police believe it was the work of badger baiters, who are causing major…

Police tracking badger killer

POLICE are investigating after a badger was killed by a snare trap and dumped at the side of the road on the outskirts of Whitby,…

Pet cat killed in illegal snare

A much loved family pet died a slow and painful death after becoming trapped in an illegal home-made snare in Peterborough. The lifeless body of…