Snares

Snare trappers target second cat

A charity says the illegal use of animal traps on Teesside must be stopped after a second pet was snared in a garden. On Monday,…

Snare trappers target cat

An animal charity says someone may be deliberately setting snares to trap cats on Teesside. Graham Reeves, who lives in the Crayke Road area of…

Cornwall otter dies in snare

The otter pictured below, was recently snared at Looe, Cornwall. Photos courtesy of Water for Wildlife Cornwall Wildlife Trust. We can see how otters can…

Snared badger found dumped on road

POLICE have issued a warning to landowners after a snared badger was found dumped in the middle of a road. Wildlife officers have urged landowners…

Fox snared in Sunderland

A second dead fox has been found in Sunderland. A fox killed in a home made snare was found in the same area as an…

Fox found hanged in illegal snare

HANGED by the neck for hours until it died – that was the fate of this fox caught in a snare. The grim discovery was…

Home made rabbit snare kills pet cat

A cat missing on 18th February 2005 has been found dead in a rabbit snare. Joan Jenkins (left) and Susanne Harding hold up the rabbit…

Family pet snared in cruel wire trap

LOVEABLE moggie Arthur had a lucky escape after nearly choking to death in a cruel wire noose. The wandering six-week-old tabby left his owner’s Hedge…

Rottweiler injured in illegal snare

A PENSIONER says he feels “sickened and disgusted” after his pet dog was caught in an illegal trap. Ken Webling, 78, was enjoying a walk…