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Pet cat caught in snare in Beccles

A cat has had a lucky escape after it was caught in a snare in Beccles. Felix, a black cat with white markings, was found…

Snarers putting people’s lives at risk

RUTHLESS poachers shooting at deer from darkened roadside vehicles and hanging head-height cable snares in woods are putting people’s lives at risk. Authorities combating an…

McKay calls for snares to be banned

NORTH Antrim Sinn Féin MLA Daithí McKay has called for snaring to be banned and accused the DUP Minister Edwin Poots of neglecting this issue…

Badger cub found dead in snare

BADGER campaign group is urging people to watch out for snares near badger setts after a decomposed badger cub was found in one of the…

Pet insurance warning over snare dangers

Pet health cover customers should be aware of the threat snares pose to cats and dogs, it has been suggested. John Chisholm, of the Scottish…

Cat trapped in guitar string snare

Scottish SPCA appeal for information after two-year-old cat Kizzy, pictured, was caught in a snare made of a guitar string in Kirkcaldy. Animal welfare experts…

Charity challenges UK law on snaring

By Marcus Papadopoulos Taking a stroll in the countryside with your partner, children and dogs is as relaxing as sitting down on a Saturday night…

Pet cat caught in snare

A DISTRAUGHT couple have warned animal-lovers to be on the lookout for illegal traps after their cat was caught in a snare. Cheryl and Philip…

Rock legends back campaign to ban snares

Campaign launched on Facebook in memory of Norfolk cat killed by snare Nearly four hundred people from across Britain and around the world have joined…