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Family cat caught in snare ordeal

A BELOVED pet cat is recovering from a traumatic ordeal after a snare was trapped around his neck, last weekend. Devoted owners Alec and Vicky…

Record fine over snared badger killings

A respected farm manager and gamekeeper has received a record £3,500 fine after he pled guilty to killing four badgers by capturing them in snares…

Family pet killed by snare in woods

A DEVASTATED dog owner has called for snares to be banned after his pet died in agony. John Buchan, who lives in Gask, recently suffered…

Aylsham cat killed in snare

A couple whose pet cat was killed by a snare have joined calls for the traps to be banned – and have gathered a 1,000-name…

Tip-off leads to fox cub rescue

A tip-off to the National Anti-Snaring Campaign led to the rescue of a fox cub from a snare in the north-east. The fox cub was…

Cat owner issues snare warning

A CAT owner in Driffield is warning about the dangers of snares after her much loved pet returned home with one of the potentially lethal…

Snare Petition to 10 Downing Street

Details of Petition: “Many people will be amazed to hear that the setting of wild animal snares is still legal within the UK, one of…

Pet cat injured in Norfolk snare

A pet cat was injured in an illegal snare – prompting police to issue a wider warning about traps. The cat had to be taken…

Sick killers snare cat

A PENSIONER says she has been left heartbroken after her cat died after being caught in a snare trap. Elsie Foster, 67, has slammed the…

Sheep farmer condemns callous snarer

An angry sheep farmer has condemned a callous snarer who placed a snare on his land without permission and caused the death of a badger.…