Snares

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…

Rare pregnant vixen killed in snare

This rare silver coloured and lactating vixen has died in a snare leaving her starving young to die. Not only is this an indication of…