Snares

Cat caught and killed by a snare

A COUPLE said today they were devastated after their cat became caught in a snare and died. Chris Gibbs, 35, and Nikki Humberstone, 32, of…

Snared cat lucky to be alive

A cat owner says her beloved pet was lucky not to be cut in two after it was caught in an illegal snare. Nadia Keller’s…

Warning after dog is caught in snare

A dog owner is warning others to take extra care when walking their pets after her son’s dog was caught in an animal snare. And…

Missing family cat injured by snare

A family cat, which had been missing for five days, was finally found wrapped in a snare and hardly able to move. He was discovered…

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…