Snares

Cat rescued from illegal snare

A cat had to be treated for injuries to its front paw after it was trapped in an illegal snare on a housing estate near…

Deer skeleton - killed by illegal snare

Probe after deer killed by illegal snare

AN investigation has been launched after the remains of a deer were found at Ravenscraig, thought to be the victim of illegal trapping. Officers from…

Snared cat in agony for days

A CAT survived for four agonising days with its neck caught in a cruel snare. Two-year-old Jet was trapped in a ditch near a Gaywood…

Foul play suspected over missing cats

A STARTFORTH man is warning cat owners to keep their animals indoors after three of his beloved pets went missing. The man, who does not…

Badger snares seized by Cornwall police

Two illegal snares have been seized next to a badger sett entrance, by police in west Cornwall. A wildlife crime officer for Devon and Cornwall…

Bid to snare illegal trappers

ILLEGAL snares have been set up to trap animals for food in beauty spots in Silchester and Tadley. In the past month, 12 of the…

SSPCA anger over deer killed by a snare

A WILD deer lies motionless after suffering an agonising death in woods near Craigneuk, Wishaw And the Wishaw Press makes no excuses for showing this…

Cat found caught in homemade snare

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after a cat was found caught in a homemade snare. Officers from the animal welfare charity were contacted after…

Five snared foxes dumped in canal

Five dead foxes were found dumped in the canal on the Northolt border following a spate of animals being snared inhumanely. The wild animals were…